Sep 9, 2019
Cancellation of repeat Umrah fees, Saudi Arabia's King Salman issues Royal Decree
Saudi Arabia's King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman issued a royal decree restructuring visit, Hajj and Transit visas said the Saudi Minister for Hajj and Umrah, The decree also includes the cancellation of repeat Umrah fees, he said.
"The royal decree is part of the Saudi leadership's keenness to facilitate the arrival of Muslims from all over the world to perform Hajj and Umrah", he added.
- The royal decree reflects the Saudi Arabia's readiness to recieve the increasing number of Umrah pilgrims due to huge infrastructure projects and the development of services in Makkah, Madinah and the holy places.
- The decree supports efforts to achieve one of the most main objective of the Saudi Vision 2030 reform plan, which plans to receive more than 30 million Umrah pilgrims by the year 2030, To provide them with great services so they can perform their rituals in comfort and tranquility.