|Name:||Order No. 81 of 2014 on Unemployment Insurance.|
|Type of legislation:||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Legislation online in Arabic Umm Al-Qura, Saudi Arabia, P. 6 - P. 7 PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2015-08-03)
|Abstract/Citation:||Those who have lost their jobs will be entitled to up to 12 months of compensation, set at a rate of 60 % of the employee's average salary earned over the previous three years for the first three months and then 50 % for the following nine months.
All Saudi workers in both the private and public sectors will be charged 1% of their monthly salary as a compulsory contribution and their employer will pay the same amount.