Grand Mosque childcare centers cater to young guests

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JEDDAH: Ramadan is the month when some people are not only spiritually and religiously invigorated, but also find renewed creative energy. Arab News prepared a list of art cafes and studios around the Kingdom that offer the space and tools to aspiring artists and creative minds to practice different art media. Arty Cafe Whether you … Read more

Umrah program guests embrace Makkah’s heritage

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Saudi city of Jubail to host UNESCO’s 6th International Conference on Learning Cities RIYADH: Jubail in Saudi Arabia, a member of UNESCO’s Global Network of Learning Cities, will host the sixth International Conference on Learning Cities between Dec. 3 and 5. “UNESCO learning cities are uniquely positioned to instill climate consciousness and equip local residents … Read more

Second group of Umrah program guests arrive in Madinah

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RIYADH: The second group of beneficiaries of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques’ Guests Program for Hajj and Umrah, which is supervised by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawah and Guidance, arrived in Madinah on Friday. The group includes 250 pilgrims from 15 countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia, Croatia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Serbia, … Read more

Saudia served over 30m guests in 2023, marking a 21% growth y-o-y

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RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has introduced more than 1,500 activities for tourists in partnership with the private sector to improve their overall experience, said the CEO of the Saudi Tourism Authority.  Speaking during the opening remarks of the second Saudi Tourism Forum in Riyadh, Fahd Hamidaddin underscored the Kingdom’s well-equipped resources required to realize its aspirations … Read more

Guests of Umrah program visit cultural district in Makkah

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RIYADH: The Saudi Theater and Performing Arts Commission announced on Friday the first grand opera to be produced by the Kingdom — the world’s largest grand Arabic opera — which is to be performed by international stars and locally trained talents. The groundbreaking production, called “Zarqa Al-Yamama,” will debut in April in Riyadh and run … Read more

Guests of Umrah program visit historical sites in Madinah

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Riyadh: Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Health Fahad Al-Jalajel received a Guinness World Record certificate for the Diabeter Center in Al-Ahsa, which specializes in treating Type 1 diabetes patients. The center achieved the record for the largest simultaneous human gathering for diabetes awareness and education, bringing together 752 people, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Sunday. … Read more

Jabal Omar Hilton inks deal with Al-Bait Guests for Hajj services

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  Gulf Print and Pack 2024, the leading print technology trade show in the MENA region for printers and print service providers, will take place from Jan. 9-11 at Dubai World Trade Centre, the organizer of Labelexpo Global Series has announced.  The edition — the 14th in a long-standing series — will bring together commercial … Read more