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Saudi Arabia Includes Fines in COVID-19 Regulations

Saudi Arabia Includes Fines in COVID-19 Regulations

Tuesday, 11 May, 2021 - 17:15
A shop at the traditional market in Jeddah. (SPA)

Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday a series of fines to be enforced against individuals and businesses which do not comply with COVID-19 regulations and social distancing, state news agency SPA reported.


The fines vary between 10,000 riyals ($2,666) and 50,000 riyals for individuals while businesses will have to pay between 10,000 and 100,000 riyals.


Recidivist business owners will be prosecuted, SPA added.


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