Tag: Hajj

Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019

Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019 13:30 0

Saudi Arabia’s travel and tourism sector is expected to contribute $70.9 billion (SAR 263.1 billion) in total to the country’s GDP in 2019, according to ... Read More

UK Civil Aviation Authority issues warning to Hajj travelers

UK Civil Aviation Authority issues warning to Hajj travelers

editor editor- April 3, 2019 18:09 0

With over 25,000 British Muslims expected to make the Hajj pilgrimage this August, the UK Civil Aviation Authority is launching a campaign to ensure that ... Read More

Agoda supports Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030

Agoda supports Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 10:10 0

Agoda and Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) supporting the Kingdom’s vision of 2030 to increase its ... Read More

30 Million Pilgrims: Ministry of Hajj and Umrah sign MoU With Singapore Travel Company

30 Million Pilgrims: Ministry of Hajj and Umrah sign MoU With Singapore Travel Company

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018 22:13 0

The Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) supporting the Kingdom's vision of 2030 goal to increase its capacity ... Read More

Fraudsters target Hajj pilgrims

Fraudsters target Hajj pilgrims

editor editor- November 2, 2011 07:02 0

Up to percent of UK Muslims planning to take part in the annual Hajj pilgrimage this week will have fallen foul of unscrupulous operators selling ... Read More

More pilgrims stranded at Lagos airport

More pilgrims stranded at Lagos airport

editor editor- November 24, 2009 05:27 0

Lagos — Hundreds of pilgrims for this year's Hajj in Saudi Arabia were at the weekend stranded at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, as ... Read More

Muslim Hajj season threatened by swine flu

Muslim Hajj season threatened by swine flu

editor editor- July 16, 2009 07:35 0

Two Hajj pilgrims from Iran have contracted the H1N1 virus, according to reports from the country's official news agency. Read More

Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei: Hajj is hajj, tourism is tourism

Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei: Hajj is hajj, tourism is tourism

editor editor- May 5, 2009 03:42 0

TEHRAN – Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has expressed his opposition to a merger of the Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization and Cultural Heritage, Tourism ... Read More

All pilgrims’ luggages have been transported back home – Medview Airline

All pilgrims’ luggages have been transported back home – Medview Airline

editor editor- March 6, 2008 02:13 0

Medview Airlines has called on pilgrims who travelled to Saudi Arabia for the 2007 hajj with the ailine and are yet to claim their luggages ... Read More

Med-View Airline ends Hajj operations

Med-View Airline ends Hajj operations

editor editor- January 8, 2008 04:11 0

Lagos - The last batch of international pilgrims from Nigeria for the 2007 hajj rites in Saudi Arabia arrived Kano yesterday as Med-View Airlines, their ... Read More

No hope for Tanzanian Hajj pilgrims

No hope for Tanzanian Hajj pilgrims

editor editor- December 11, 2007 23:18 0

Failure by Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) to maintain its flight schedules caused a delay to more than 1500 Hajj pilgrims who booked the troubled ... Read More

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