The Minister of Hajj and Umrah Dr. Mohammad Saleh bin Taher Benten during a speech to the second virtual forum to enrich the experience of pilgrims, entitled (Institutional transformation in Umrah companies and service providers for Umrah pilgrims) confirmed the news which was broken by Okaz regarding the resumption of Umrah.
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In a series of statements the Minister said: “In the stages of the gradual return to Umrah and the visit, the Ministry will rely on technical solutions that enable companies and institutions to market services globally and locally”
معالي وزير الحج والعمرة: ستعتمد الوزارة في مراحل العودة التدريجية للعمرة والزيارة على الحلول التقنية التي تمكن الشركات والمؤسسات من تسويق الخدمات عالميا ومحليا pic.twitter.com/SgKTeLelou
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He also said: “The Kingdom is about to gradually return to Umrah and visit during the coming period, according to health and precautionary measures.”
He also confirmed the forming of application software: “Anyone wishing to come for Umrah will use the “Umrah” application to reserve the time available for him to perform Umrah.”