The sale of subsidised sheep to citizens began on Monday based on the initiative launched by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, in cooperation with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment and the Widam Food Company
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI), in co-operation with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment and Widam Food Company, Sunday announced a joint national initiative
Large numbers of residents across the country flocked to the various slaughterhouses designated by Widam Food Company to get their Eid sacrificial sheep slaughtered and processed.
The initiative has been launched by the MEC for the fifth year in row aiming at creating a balance in prices at the local market, which experiences a surge in demand for sheep ahead of and during Eid Al Adha.
Abdulrahman al-Khayareen, CEO of Widam, pointed out that Widam has a full plan that would be implemented with the support of the government entities concerned to make this season a success.