Hajj and Umrah News - South Africa

12 Feb 2019

Umm Al-Qura chooses Oracle Autonomous Database

Umm Al-Qura University will implement Oracle’s Autonomous Database to create an integrated digital platform that will help the university deliver seamless and paperless educational services to more than 100,000 students across its 36 colleges on five campuses.  The new implementation will also enable the university to introduce programs in digital skills across emerging

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12 Feb 2019

Saudi Arabia’s KAUST hosts Hajj, Umrah high-tech boot camp

JEDDAH: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is hosting a boot camp to develop pilgrim services during Hajj and Umrah. Up to 80 people are taking part in the event, which runs from Feb. 13 to 21. “The Makkah governorate’s innovation and entrepreneurship initiative is one of KAUST’s outreach partnerships, and a key program in advancing entrepreneurship in

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12 Feb 2019

Crown Prince reviews expansion work at Grand Mosque

Executive Chairman of the Royal Commission for the Holy City of Makkah and the Holy Places Eng. Abdulrahman Addas stressed that the commission will continue its work on a number of issues pertaining to the administration of the Grand Mosque, transportation, road network and other projects.

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