IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 28 Jan 2015 | Removal date: open ended
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FDI: Entry and ownership rule

 In a presentation on 13 May 2015 the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority revealed details of the Unified Investment Plan. That plan seeks to attract foreign direct investment in 17 sectors of the Saudi economy (listed in the source mentioned below.) The objectives of this policy were revealed in three sectoral examples, specifically, health care, transportation infrastucture and equipment, and industrial parts and equipment. Those objectives include: local sourcing of products, Saudization of employment (favouring nationals), and import substitution.
According to press reports the Unified Investment Plan was announced at the Eighth Global Competitiveness Forum in Riyadh on or around 28 January 2015.

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