Saudi Monarchy to Monetize Hajj & Umrah Pilgrimage to Cover their Oil Revenue Loses


Saudi Materializes on the Hajj Ummrah Pilgrimage IndustryJNN 26 Mar 2016 Riyadh : As part of a diversification strategy, Saudi Arabia is to broaden pilgrimage services to reduce its dependence on falling oil revenue, reported the Saudi Gazette newspaper. Continue reading

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Tehran Bans Trade & Travel including Umrah with Saudi Arabia


Supporters of Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr protest against the execution of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Nimr al-Nimr in Saudi Arabia, during a demonstration in BaghdadJNN 01 Jan 2016 Tehran : Tehran has severed its commercial ties with Riyadh, its government announced on Thursday. The move comes amid a diplomatic rift between the two nations following the execution of a prominent Shia cleric by Saudi authorities. Continue reading

Iran Suspends Umrah Pilgrimage in Protest against Saudi Authorities , Young Tajiks Banned from Performing Hajj Pilgrimage


Iran suspends Umrah PilgrimageJNN 16 Apr 2015 Tehran : Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance said the country’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization has been ordered to suspend Umrah Hajj pilgrimage for the time being. Continue reading

Billions Earned From the Holy Umrah Pilgrimage, spent on the Immoral Activities of Saudi Royal Family


Holly Umrah PilgrimageJNN 08 Aug 2014 Riyadh : The head of the transportation committee at the Makkah Chamber of Commerce and Industry said this year’s Umrah season has provided a $1.6 billion boost to the local economy. Continue reading