The centre does not have accurate statistics on the size of capital and investments owned by businesswomen in Yanbu, but according to YCCI
data there are about 94 commercial and service enterprises registered in the name of women, said the report.
According to YCCI
data there are about 94 commercial and service enterprises registered in the name of women, although the centre does not have accurate statistics on the size of capital and investments owned by businesswomen in Yanbu.
During his inspection tour of the YCCI
, the prince visited a women's training center, a businesswomen center and an exhibition at the Yanbu International Exhibition Center.
He asked the voters to come to chamber in person carrying with them the invitation card, their civil IDs, their trade license and their YCCI
Meanwhile, a number of voters were prevented from casting their votes because they had not renewed their YCCI
YANBU: The casting and counting of votes in elections to the board of directors of the Yanbu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (YCCI) on Nov.
Khaled Salman Al-Sahali, YCCI secretary-general, said votes will be cast on special ballot papers to be completed using styluses.
Thirteen candidates - 10 businesspeople and three industrialists - are contesting for eight of the YCCI board's 12-seats with the minister of commerce appointing the remaining four.
JEDDAH: Mansour Abdul Ghaffar, chairman of the Yanbu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (YCCI) and a member of the Shoura Council who died in Riyadh on Sunday, was buried at the Hawwah Cemetery in Jeddah after funeral prayers at the Juffali Mosque.
Besides being the chairman of the YCCI, he was the head of several companies in the Kingdom and abroad and served on the boards of various socio-economic bodies.
"Abdul Ghaffar had worked hard to develop Yanbu into a great economic city by attracting huge investments and upgrading its utilities ever since he became the chairman of the YCCI," Muhammad Al-Khatib, a Yanbu-based businessman, told Arab News.