The new Haj season has begun with the arrival of the first batch of pilgrims at the Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah.
The pilgrims, from Malaysia, India and Bangladesh, were received by a number of official
Work on the massive King Abdullah City for Pilgrims was launched in Madinah recently with the laying of the foundation for the project.
Attending the ceremony were Minister of Finance Dr Ibrahim Al-Assaf and Minister of Haj Dr Ban
Saudi Arabia is set to develop a mammoth housing project in Madinah at a cost of SR55 billion ($14.4 billion) on a 1.6 million sq m area, said a report.
The project, a brainchild of the Public Investment Fund (PIF) of the Ministry
Premier Composite Technologies (PCT) has completed the roof installation of the Haramain Rail Madinah station.
The 450-km Haramain High Speed Railway project links the holy cities of Makkah and Madinah via Jeddah and King Abdullah
Leading hospitality group Accor has signed an agreement with Saudi-based Al Ahlam Holding to operate the new 300-room ibis Madinah Road hotel in Jeddah.
The leading economy brand of Accor, ibis, has earned a worldwide reputation f
Gulf Air has announced its Ramadan schedule between Bahrain and Madinah, Saudi Arabia.
It was launched yesterday and means Muslim travellers can break their fast either after landing in Madinah or during the tw
The first phase of the expansion project of Madinah's Prince Muhammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport will be completed in January next year, a senior official said.
About 83 percent of construction work has so far been co
Fifteen people died and around 130 were injured when a fire broke out in a hotel packed with Muslim pilgrims in the Saudi Arabian city of Madinah on Saturday, the state news agency said.
All 15 were Egyptians and the blaze was sta
UAE’s national airline Etihad Airways has launched daily flights to Madinah, a key religious and cultural hub in the Western Province of Saudi Arabia.
An Etihad delegation visited Madinah to celebrate the new service to its
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will launch non-stop daily flights to Madinah, the regional capital of the western Saudi Arabian province of Al Madinah.
With the addition of the new service, which