Saudi Arabia to hold four-day Hajj Expo next month
The Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah will organize the ‘Hajj Expo 2023’ conference and exhibition, aiming at simplify procedures for the arrival of pilgrims, from January 9-12, 2023.
The conference is expected to host the 56 countries across the world. The four-day event would be organized under the patronage of Advisor to the custodian of the two Holy Mosques and Makkah Governor Prince Khaled Al-Faisal.
The purpose of ‘Hajj Expo 2023’ is to seek the ideas of top minds from around the world to facilitate the pilgrims of the Haramain Sharifeen, which will fulfill the goals of the Saudi Vision 2030.
“It aims to create an integrated and sustainable ecosystem that improves pilgrims’ experiences, anticipate their future trends, and establish opportunities for further collaborations, agreements, and local and international initiatives,” the ministry said.
Saudi Minister of Hajj and Umrah Dr Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah, said: “The conference will allow entrepreneurs, innovators, and researchers from more than 200 global organizations to share successful experiences, and brainstorm sustainable quality solutions designed to cater to pilgrims’ aspirations and needs.”
Every year in the month of Zil-Hajj, hundreds of thousands of pilgrims land in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) to visit Islam’s holiest sites including two holy mosques, Masjid Al-Haram and Masjid Al-Nabawi (PBUH).