(MENAFN - Arab News) Mobily completed the training of the first batch of the 200 saudi women as part of smartphones maintenance program which aims to rehabilitate and train 1000 girls on the maintenance of the latest smartphones free of charge and currently we are working on training the second batch.
the program for saudi girls is one of the significant initiatives in community service launched by mobily by the end of last year after a full study of the labor market where rehabilitation of girls goes in line with the requirements of the saudi society that maintenance the of women's smartphones to be done by women's hands for more privacy.
mobily runs this program in collaboration with specialists from the national institute of specialist training in jeddah where this program empowers the trainees to master the skills of programming and maintenance of smartphones during three months of training which includes training on the software hardware and the theoretical program about the development of mobile phones and their types.
mobily has started this program after a thorough study on the labor market trends in line with the directives of the government of custodian of the two holy mosques king abdullah to focus on the employment of women especially in light of high ratios of unemployment among them.
mobily says it was keen to accept girls from limited income people who were nominated by a number of charities in jeddah and nearby provinces such as asfan garran al-qedaimah and dhahban.
mobily adds it is working to ensure the provision of an appropriate environment in ways that are innovative in training and to be compatible with the islamic traditions of saudi society.