Saudi Arabia Approves the Citizen’s Account Policy

Saudi Arabia Approves the Citizen’s Account PolicyThe Saudi council of ministers has today approved details of the Citizen’s Account (CA) policy and confirmed the first payment will be made to eligible Saudi households on December 21, 2017.

The Citizen’s Account is a national cash transfer program that was first announced by the Government in December 2016 and opened for registrations in February 2017.

It aims to increase the efficiency of government benefits distribution by targeting the less fortunate in society.Saudi Arabia Approves the Citizen’s Account Policy