Saudi Arabia: Holders of 7 types of visas now allowed to perform Umrah

Saudi Arabia has announced it will allow holders of seven types of visas to perform Umrah for the new season, local media reported. The visas are: family visit visas, personal visit visas, e-tourist visas, visas granted on arrival at Saudi airports, tourist visas for holders of “Schengen” visas, those with US and UK visas, Umrah […]

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How UAE-based expats can apply for the Saudi e-visa online

Dubai: Expats residing in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are now allowed to apply for a Saudi tourist e-visa online in a few minutes. According to an announcement on September 1 by Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Tourism, residents in the GCC are eligible to apply for an e-visa. According to Saudi Arabia’s official tourism website – visitsaudi.com, […]

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Pakistani Hajj 2022 will be less than Rs 650,000

Giving important news for that planning hajj in Pakistan, Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Mufti Abdul Shakoor said that this year the government Hajj will cost less than Rs 6.5 lakh. Addressing the National Assembly on Friday, Minister for Religious Affairs Mufti Abdul Shakoor said, “Under the rates at which the previous government had booked […]

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Iftaar Allowed in Masjid Harmain 🕋 🕌 after 2 years

The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques had suspended spreading iftar sofras and performing i’tikaaf (the practice of staying at a mosque for worship for a certain period of time) at the Grand Mosque in Makkah and the Prophet’s Masjid in Madinah during the last two seasons of Ramadan as part […]

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Children below 12 years to visit Haram & Masjid-e-Nabvi

Ministry of Hajj and Umrah updates its coronavirus-related restrictions. Announces Saudi citizens, foreigners aged 12 and above can acquire permits to perform Umrah. Allows kids below 12 years to visit outer courtyards of the Grand Mosque of Makkah and Masjid-e-Nabvi. As per mentioned tweet from Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has announced that the […]

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