Hajj and Umrah News - South Africa

28 Nov 2017

E-system aims to make Hajj, Umrah simple

Pilgrims can now finalize Hajj e-system booking procedures through the Hajj offices approved in their respective countries, an official source at the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah told Arab News. He said the ministry is seeking to achieve the required transparency for pilgrims at all levels and types, and that the electronic path shows the costs of the Hajj services.

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26 Nov 2017

KSA to ease immigration process for Bangladeshi pilgrims

Saudi Arabia has decided to ease the immigration process for the pilgrims, to be effective from next year of the holy hajj, said a high official of the religious affairs ministry. The Saudi authorities have decided that the pilgrims will get pre-clearance for immigration and custom at departing airports in Bangladesh.

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