Hajj and Umrah pilgrims from Jeddah to Makkah will stand to benefit from national flag carrier Saudia’s plans to introduce flying taxis to assist the travelers with transportation. The airline will have approximately 100 Lilium electric vert..
In a historic first, Saudi Arabia accommodated 13.55 million Umrah pilgrims in 2023. The Minister of Hajj and Umrah. Dr Tawfiq al-Rabiah stated this while addressing the third annual Hajj and Umrah Services Conference in Jeddah. He announced that ..
Saudi Arabia has officially commenced the registration process for foreign pilgrims planning to participate in the Hajj pilgrimage for the year 2024. The registration is being done through the Nusuk Hajj application, overseen by the Ministry of Ha..
Saudi Arabia is gearing up to receive as many as 10 million overseas Muslims to perform Umrah or minor pilgrimage in its new season, a TV report said. Al Arabiya TV quoted unidentified sources as saying that the kingdom is preparing for a huge Umr..
King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah has announced a list of 30 items that are prohibited from being carried in flight passengers’ baggage. The airport authorities have warned that these banned goods will be confiscated upon detect..
First batches of pilgrims from the State of Qatar arrived in Doha after performing hajj rituals, while last batch of the pilgrims will arrive on Monday. Qatari Hajj delegation will also leave Makkah Al Mukaramah for Doha on Monday after assuring the ..
After staying at Mount Arafat, pilgrims began flocking to Muzdalifah in a third destination of Hajj pilgrimage rituals. After sunset, all pilgrims flocked to Muzdalifah where they will perform Maghrib and Isha prayers, pick up the stones, and stay..
Saudi Arabia's General Authority for Statistics (GASTAT) announced today that the total number of pilgrims this year, 1444 AH, amounted to 1,845,045 pilgrims. Of these, 1,660,915 pilgrims came from outside the Kingdom through various ports, while..
The State of Qatar's pilgrims praised the Qatari Hajj mission's efforts and Hajj campaigns' equipment in the holy sites of Mina and Arafah, hailing the cooperation and coordination between the mission and all hajj campaigns. On the sec..