Working Hours and Overtime for Workers in KSA, Explained
A. Working Hours
- The required working hours is only 8 hours a day or 48 hours a week (1 day off per week).
- It can be raised to 9 hours a day for non-continuous type of work (broken time).
- Prayer time is not included in the working hours..
- The maximum number of hours per week is 60 (10 hours a day) for the types of work mentioned in article 106 of the Saudi Labor Law; which are the following: