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Saudi Arabia aiming to trim foreign workforce

( China Daily ) Updated: 2017-02-25 07:20:24

RIYADH - Seventeen years after first setting foot in Saudi Arabia, Dominic Steck shipped his two cats and returned to Germany with his wife and school-age children, who hardly know their homeland.

As Saudi Arabia steps up efforts to employ more of its own people, and with economic growth slowing, the ranks of well-paid white-collar expatriates like Steck are thinning.

For them, the good times are over.

Saudi Arabia aiming to trim foreign workforce

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