Jeddah-- The Jeddah Season 2022 set a new record of the number of its visitors by announcing the arrival of 6 million visitors of various nationalities and ages from inside and outside the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia before concluding its 60 days of entertainment, suspense and diversity on Saturday.
Since its launch at the beginning of May, the Jeddah Season has achieved diversity and comprehensiveness in its activities and a multitude of options that it provides to visitors, as well as excellence in attracting international events and experiences. This achievement was accompanied by accuracy in preparation, organization, and operation, which contributed to the season's appeal and attracted such a large number of visitors in a short period of 60 days.
This large number of visitors to the Jeddah Season reflects the economic and social activity that the season has generated in Jeddah. In turn, this was reflected in the Kingdom's entertainment industry. The season created a numerous opportunities and partnerships for the private sector, as well as a wide range of employment opportunities for young Saudi men and women working at the event zones.
During the season, more than 80% of all workers were Saudi, whether they were employed in stores, restaurants, cafes, markets, or other organizational and logistical services.
Source: Saudi Press Agency