Passports director general visits Hajj halls at Madinah airport

Passports director general visits Hajj halls at Madinah airport
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Director General of Passports Maj. Gen. Sulaiman bin Abdul Aziz Al-Yahya visits the Hajj halls at Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah. (SPA)
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Director General of Passports Maj. Gen. Sulaiman bin Abdul Aziz Al-Yahya visits the Hajj halls at Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah. (SPA)
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Director General of Passports Maj. Gen. Sulaiman bin Abdul Aziz Al-Yahya visits the Hajj halls at Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah. (SPA)
Updated 27 July 2018

Passports director general visits Hajj halls at Madinah airport

Passports director general visits Hajj halls at Madinah airport

JEDDAH: The director general of passports, Maj. Gen. Sulaiman bin Abdul Aziz Al-Yahya, on Friday visited the Hajj halls at Prince Mohammed bin Abdul Aziz International Airport in Madinah to see how fast passport staff were completing their work.

He stressed the importance of serving every pilgrim in an appropriate manner. He received a group of Indonesians who benefited from the Makkah Road initiative, which aims to enhance Hajj services and facilitate pilgrims’ journeys. He gave them roses and gifts.
Al-Yahya urged passport staff to show dedication to their task and reflect the state’s efforts in serving pilgrims.
He also urged them to take fingerprints of all pilgrims arriving from abroad, and to ensure the validity of all passports and visas using the devices available in all lounges and halls.


Visit to Uzbekistan by high-level Saudi delegation starts

Visit to Uzbekistan by high-level Saudi delegation starts
Updated 23 January 2021

Visit to Uzbekistan by high-level Saudi delegation starts

Visit to Uzbekistan by high-level Saudi delegation starts
  • Aim is to enhance bilateral relations
  • A number of joint projects will be launched during the trip

RIYADH: A high-level Saudi delegation begin an official visit to Uzbekistan on Saturday, with the aim of strengthening bilateral relations, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Friday.
The delegation, led by Minister of Investment Khalid Al-Falih, will include officials from a large number of government agencies, in addition to representatives from the private sector and senior Saudi businessmen.
The agenda for the visit includes the unveiling of a number of joint projects, the signing of a memorandum of understanding, and the launch of renewable-energy projects led by Saudi companies, as well as meetings between officials and businessmen from both countries.
Uzbekistan’s “business environment is witnessing an increase in investment opportunities in the fields of energy, food industries, building materials, mining, electronics, information technology, agriculture and others,” according to the SPA report.