Prince Musaed bin Abdul Aziz passes away

Updated 20 August 2013
0

Prince Musaed bin Abdul Aziz passes away

Prince Musaed bin Abdul Aziz passed away on Monday, the Royal Court announced. Funeral prayers for the late prince would be held at Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh on Wednesday after Asr prayer, it added.
The royal family will receive condolences from well wishers at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh after Maghreb prayer for three days beginning from Wednesday, the announcement said.


More than 7,400 employees to provide telecom services during Hajj

A man takes a picture of Muslim worshippers performing prayers around the Kaaba, Islam's holiest shrine, at the Grand Mosque in Saudi Arabia's holy city of Makkah on August 15, 2018, prior to the start of the annual Hajj pilgrimage in the holy city. (AFP)
Updated 25 min 52 sec ago
0

More than 7,400 employees to provide telecom services during Hajj

JEDDAH: The total number of employees providing ICT services for this year’s Hajj was 7,411, according to the General Authority for Statistics (GASTAT) data.
The 24/7 services are supervised by the Communications and Information Technology Commission in accordance with authorized service providers.
The number of branch offices of telecom services reached 69 offices in Makkah this year, and the total number of 2G, 3G and 4G cell towers was 15,972, to ensure and extend the coverage of the mobile network in Makkah, Mina, Muzdalifah, Arafat and Madinah.