FARSIGHTEDNESS: Crown Prince Salman chairs the weekly Cabinet meeting in Jeddah on Monday. (SPA)
A 60-year-old Saudi man who embarked on a journey by foot from Asir, south of the Kingdom, plans to reach Makkah by next week.
More than 15,000 Civil Defense security personnel and officers will be deployed at the Kingdom’s holy sites from Monday in implementation of a general emergency plan during the Haj season.
In a first-of-its-kind move, the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) joined forces with the Commission for Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice (Haia) to promote domestic tourism
More than 30 international television channels will participate in a major awareness campaign to educate Muslims globally on the danger posed by the Islamic State terrorist organization that has taken
A museum here has 30,000 currencies dating back to the pre-Islamic era, including notes and coins in stone, silver and gold — the largest such collection in the country.
Minister of Haj Bandar Hajjar held a meeting with the Chinese Ambassador Mustafa Yang Djibo at his office on Sunday to discuss the arrangements for Haj pilgrims from China.
Many truck drivers are still defying the traffic department by driving on the city's highways during peak hours.
The Ministry of Haj has announced that 174,556 domestic pilgrims are performing Haj this year through an integrated-services system provided by the government.
The Saudi Philatelic & Numismatics Society (SPNS) marked its 50th anniversary at its headquarters in the Saudi capital on Saturday and announced that it will honor 82 individuals and newspapers for th
* Which particular aspect of Saudi Arabia you like the most? The hospitality of the Saudi people.* What is your favorite and oft-repeated Arabic word? As Salam-o-Alaikum.
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