2004 News Story

Shura Council discusses labor issues, desertification, and information

At its meeting yesterday, the Consultative Council (Majlis Al-Shura) continued its discussion of the proposed Labor Law, with Minister of Labor Dr. Ghazi Al-Qusaibi in attendance. At today’s session, the Shura Council approved the national strategy for fighting desertification and alleviating the effects of drought; and the proposal to accelerate the transformation into two autonomous corporations of radio and television and the Saudi Press Agency.