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Saudi crackdown on illegal workers hits small business

The Saudi government's action against illegal migrant workers in the kingdom is taking its toll on small business.

Hundreds of thousands of illegal foreign workers face deportation, and business owners say that, as a result, they are struggling to find people to work for the cheap rates they are used to paying.

Ahmed Maher reports.

  • 30 Nov 2013
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