Hajj and Umrah News - South Africa

8 Dec 2017

Govt making efforts to enhance Haj quota

Sardar Muhammad Yousaf, Federal Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony said that government was making efforts with Saudi Arabia to get enhanced Haj quota for Pakistan as per new population census.

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5 Dec 2017

Travel agencies can now issue Saudi tourist visas

Travel agencies in category D can now issue visas for tourists and for educational or medical treatment purposes inside and outside the Kingdom. The Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) in Jeddah has issued the first license allowing a travel agency in category D to issue such visas, according to Sabq online newspaper.

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