Feb 14, 2017
MINISTRY OF LABOR WEBSITE IS BACK TO WORK
The Ministry Of Labor (MOL) and Social Development website is now working fine from today morning after facing a issue of Shamoon 2 virus attack from the last three weeks, but still it seems to be little slower. Trending : All Ministries in KSA
Due to the system down at the Labor office, Issuing Iqamas and renewing Iqamas was temporarily suspended as the system is attached with MOI (Ministry Of Interior) Absher and Muqeem services as per the Saudi Gazette news. Recommend : Kawadir Jobs portal from Ministry
- The Communications and Information Technology (CICT) already warned Saudi Arabia that Shamoon 2 virus may attack some government websites and asked all to take precautions on it.
- Employers and their expatriate employees are facing penalties, Jail term and deportation as their iqamas are expired or not issued. See Also : Saudi Labor attaches in various countries
- Since 3 weeks many employers and companies are unsuccessful as they are trying to renew and issue their expatriate employees iqamas. Most Viewed : Saudi Riyals caught in Bananas
- Employers will face a imprisonment of 1 year with a penalty of SR 25,000/- and SR 100,000/- on each employee while expatriate employee may face jail term and deportation. Read Also : Check Iqama transfer status in MOL online