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Mobily develops plan to serve Haj pilgrims

Mobily has developed a comprehensive and operational plan based on its accumulative experience of past years, to serve pilgrims for the 1436 season through 100 sales points.   The operator is keen to be present i

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Saudi Arabia warns against misbehaviour during Haj

Misbehaviour by pilgrims during Haj will not be tolerated, a senior official was cited as saying, as Saudi Arabia gears up to welcome Haj pilgrims this year. According to reports in Arab News, any behaviour by the pilgrims agai

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$665m contracts awarded to clean up holy sites in Saudi

Saudi Arabia has awarded contracts worth about SR2.5 billion ($665.6 million) to companies to clean up the holy sites during Haj this year, according to a report.   Saudi Arabia's Municipal and Rural Affairs

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Bahraini pilgrims warned to abide by rules

More than 3,500 people from Bahrain, who have planned to travel to Makkah next month to perform Haj, have been warned to abide by the new rules as part of increased security measures, reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication

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Pregnant women urged to postpone Haj

Pregnant women who have registered to cross the border to perform an annual pilgrimage have been urged to postpone their plans. Experts have warned of high health risks during the Haj season, with Bahraini authorities recording three miscarria

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Oman-Saudi road link to be completed in October

 A road connecting Oman and Saudi Arabia is set to be completed by October this year, according to a report. The road link will be of great advantage to those embarking on the Haj and Umrah pilgrimages, said the Saudi Gaz

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Health insurance approved for visitors to Saudi

A visitor health insurance system for those wishing to obtain medical insurance during their visit to Saudi Arabia has been approved by the Council of Cooperative Health Insurance, according to a report. It will cover treatment co

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Bahrain extends deadline for Haj registration

The deadline to register for Haj has been extended by two weeks in Bahrain. Vaccinations will start at the Health Ministry and health centres during the last week of this month, Bahrain Haj Mission president Shaikh Adnan Al Qattan was q

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Haj pilgrims in Bahrain urged to get vaccinated

People planning to perform Haj are being urged to report to their respective health centres to undergo medical tests and get vaccinated during the last week of this month. Haj Medical Mission co-ordination committee chairman Dr Al

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Saudi unveils plan to protect health of Haj pilgrims

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health has drawn up a comprehensive plan to protect the health of Haj pilgrims this year, with a focus on infectious diseases, according to a report. The plan was unveiled at the fifth meeting of t

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