JEDDAH: This Hajj season pilgrims will be able to try out the latest mobile hotel capsules — sleeping units that offer hotel room services and facilities in the smallest possible space, Hadiyah, the Hajji and Mu’tamer’s Gift Charitable Association has announced.
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has announced the Kingdom will host 1,000 female and male pilgrims who are relatives of Palestinian martyrs this Hajj season.
South African Consul General Shoayb Casoo hailed the efforts exerted by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques for the welfare of pilgrims. He said that the Kingdom has a great advantage in serving Islam and Muslims in South Africa.
The Minister of media Dr. Awwad Al-Awwad launched on Thursday the 02nd of August the information plan for the 1439H Hajj season, Saudi Press Agency said. He also launched the website for this year’s hajj season http://hajj.media.gov.sa/en/ so that it becomes the main source for news, data,information, events and activities.
JEDDAH — King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) in Jeddah has completed all arrival and departure arrangements for more than 10 million Umrah pilgrims during the season which began on Saturday and will continue until Shawwal 18, 1439H (July 2, 2018).