Nadia Al Sini collecting her award
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Financial awards given to young Saudi entrepreneurs

The Saudi government is anxious to get its burgeoning youth population working and is spear heading a program to promote jobs for its own people that normally go to foreign workers.

The Centennial Fund charity, founded in July 2004 with a royal charter, has awarded bursaries to young Saudis to help them start their own businesses.

Ghada Nassef reports.

  • 05 Feb 2012