(MENAFN - Arab News) The high internet connectivity of saudis is creating jobs and opportunities for local programmers and designers according to the owner of a web design firm.
thuraya al-nadeem said market demand would soon see thousands of computer-related jobs created for saudi men and women.
al-nadeem a management graduate worked for one year at a web-design company. she discovered that there was an opportunity to make money and decided to open up her own company.
'i strongly recommend that saudi women and men learn more about website design and programming because it will help them get better opportunities and open more doors either for full-time or online jobs."
she said more saudis are likely to enter the industry because of the high internet usage in the country.
saudis are ranked number one globally in terms of youtube hits and are leading in the arab world for twitter and facebook usage.