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Minister welcomes Iranian pilgrims
Arab News

Undersecretary of Ministry of Hajj and Umrah inspects services...

, SPA -- Undersecretary of Ministry of Hajj and Umrah for Hajj affairs Dr. Hussein bin Nasser Al-Sharif was briefed on the services provided by Dispatching Pilgrims Groups Control Center on Makkah-Jeddah Highway by the Director General of the Center ... Saudi Press Agency, 2 days ago
Preparations for Umrah season begin Saudi Gazette, 1 week ago

Saudi government considering 10-month Umrah season proposal

RIYADH: A government proposal to extend the Umrah season from the current eight months to 10 is being considered, local media said quoting informed sources. The proposal, according to which Moharram and Shawwal would be included in the Umrah ...
 SAMAA TV6 days ago A 10-month Umrah season proposed  Arab News1 week ago KSA studies extending Umrah season to ten months  Mubasher.info2 weeks ago Extra 2 months for Umrah season proposed  Miadhu News1 week ago

The tawafa profession: Hosting pilgrims from all over the world

MAKKAH: The tawafa profession in Makkah was never restricted to welcoming Hajis and Umrah pilgrims from all over the world. It is one of the most important jobs affiliated with the diplomatic side of the profession, especially in light of the ...
 Arab News1 week ago

Malaysians fall prey to scam

SEVERAL Malaysian Muslims keen on investing in the growing haj and umrah market in Saudi Arabia have fallen for ascam, reported Harian Metro . Allegedly operating under the name Makkah Islamic Hotel, a syndicate was luring Malaysians into ... weeks ago

Connection between Eid and Haj

The first is a lesser pilgrimage known as Umrah, or a journey to Makkah at any time of the year. The second is the main pilgrimage, known as Haj. Eid Al Adha, the Feast of Sacrifice or the Greater Eid is marked from 10 to 13 of Dhul Hijjah, which is ...
 Khaleej Times2 weeks ago
Brunei Times

Indonesian pilgrims could pay more for second haj, umrah

Indonesian Muslims wishing to perform the haj for the second time or make a visit to the holiest sites of Islam after performing the ritual may need to dig deeper into their pockets to fulfil their wishes. The government is waiting for final ...
 Jakarta Post3 weeks ago Haj pilgrims return home  Brunei Times1 week ago Well done, Saudi Arabia  Arab News2 weeks ago Haj is time for worship, not politics  Arab News2 weeks ago
Arab News

No Politics; Haj A Religious Duty

Ironically, before 1979, the Iranian pilgrims coming to Saudi Arabia for Haj or Umrah were law abiding visitors and respected by Saudis. Sadly, all that has changed now. Tehran is busy politicizing the Haj, which is a sacred religious duty and which ...
 Leadership2 weeks ago No politics please, Haj a religious duty  Arab News3 weeks ago No politics please, Haj a religious duty  Gulf in the Media3 weeks ago

Good news for victims of bogus Hajj operators

JEDDAH: Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah returned nearly SR500 million to 48,400 people who had fallen prey to unscrupulous companies that falsely claimed that they could organize Hajj for those desiring to perform the pilgrimage, local media ...
 SAMAA TV1 week ago Saudi Arabia strives to prevent repeat of fatal crush at haj  Reuters India3 weeks ago Kudos to Saudi government  Arab News2 days ago How Saudi authorities averted recurrence of 2015 Hajj fatalities  The Guardian Nigeria6 days ago

Mobily offers Nokia 105 with its Haj and Umrah package for SR80

As part of its persistent efforts to provide an integrated communications services for pilgrims, Mobily offers the Nokia 105 device with Haj and Umrah package at a "competitive and unprecedented price" to enable pilgrims to communicate easily and ...
 Arab News4 weeks ago
Saudi Gazette

Caution on forged Haj visas

Riyadh: The Ministry of Haj and Umrah of Saudi Arabia discovered that an international ring has forged Haj visas for the current year, an official source has said. The ministry has issued a warning to countries that received Haj quotas for the ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 month ago Haj Visas Forged by International Gang  Arabstoday.net1 month ago 3 forged Haj visas discovered in Madinah  Saudi Gazette1 week ago
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