video The journey begins: One million Muslims begin first rituals of Hajj 2022

The journey begins: One million Muslims begin first rituals of Hajj 2022

  • Kingdom launches massive operation to protect pilgrims’ health and safety
video By Arab News ·

A brief guide to Hajj 2022: What the pilgrims will do over the next few days graphic

A brief guide to Hajj 2022: What the pilgrims will do over the next few days

  • This year one million pilgrims will perform the Hajj, one of the pillars of Islam obligatory for Muslims 
  • Saudi authorities have introduced many technological tools to aid pilgrims on their journey 
By Rawan Radwan ·

Top officials at Hajj services company sacked, Saudi ministry announces

Top officials at Hajj services company sacked, Saudi ministry announces

  • The ministry said the decision came after coordination with the company’s board of directors and was based on the observations of the ministry’s field teams
By Arab News ·

Group of 185 pilgrims arrives in Jeddah under Saudi king’s guest program

Group of 185 pilgrims arrives in Jeddah under Saudi king’s guest program

  • The king’s generous gesture comes in line with the Kingdom’s permanent efforts to serve pilgrims, build positive relations with other countries
By MOHAMMED AL-KINANI ·

UN Security Council to vote on extending Syria cross-border aid

UN Security Council to vote on extending Syria cross-border aid

  • The UN resolution permitting aid deliveries across the Syrian-Turkish border at Bab Al-Hawa has been in effect since 2014
  • Nearly 10,000 trucks loaded with humanitarian aid passed through Bab Al-Hawa last year
By AFP ·

Zain Group boss is top Kuwait-based CEO on Forbes Middle East list of top executives

Zain Group boss is top Kuwait-based CEO on Forbes Middle East list of top executives

  • The magazine ranked Bader Nasser Al-Kharafi in 35th place on its list of the top 100 CEOs in the region
By Arab News ·

Dubai Film and TV Commission launches initiative to support Emirati screenwriters

Dubai Film and TV Commission launches initiative to support Emirati screenwriters

  • The program builds upon the UAE and India’s long-standing relationship, which is marked by decades of cultural and social exchange
By Arab News ·

Dubai Film and TV Commission launches initiative to support Emirati screenwriters

Dubai Film and TV Commission launches initiative to support Emirati screenwriters

  • The program builds upon the UAE and India’s long-standing relationship, which is marked by decades of cultural and social exchange
By Arab News ·