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..
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..
Today, the Department of Haj and Umrah Affairs within the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs will conduct an electronic draw to select individuals from a pool of 20,774 applicants seeking to perform Haj in 2024. The allocated quota for Qatar, a..
Registration for the upcoming Hajj season will commence soon stated the Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs in a press conference today. The registration, for citizens and residents, will begin at 8am on Wednesday, September 20, 202..
Saudi Arabia will consider expanding an “economical package” for domestic pilgrims in next year’s Islamic Hajj pilgrimage, a Saudi official has said, as nearly 2 million Muslims completed the annual rites in the kingdom. “T..
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 ..
The Qatari Hajj Mission won the quality initiative award provided by the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah to Qatars pilgrims for Hajj season 1444 AH. The mission was honored during the closing annual ceremony in Makkah Al Mukaramah organized by th..
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..