Malaysia not sending haj pilgrims this year

This follows the decision of Saudi Arabia to only allow residents and citizens from within the kingdom to perform the pilgrimage.

· 1 week ago

Malaysia not sending haj pilgrims this year

Bukit Aman investigating haj fraud

Police say no word from Saudi Arabia on details for pilgrimage, so considering all travel package deals as suspicious.

· 2 weeks ago

Bukit Aman investigating haj fraud

Cabinet to decide on 2021 haj pilgrimage soon

Deputy minister says several countries have decided not to send pilgrims this year.

· 3 weeks ago

Cabinet to decide on 2021 haj pilgrimage soon

Malaysia’s haj quota increases to 31,600

Tabung Haji provides Riyadh with updated population figure from UN.

· 1 year ago

Malaysia’s haj quota increases to 31,600

Saudi to allow 60,000 vaccinated residents to perform haj

Pilgrims need to be below 65 years with no chronic illnesses.

· 1 week ago

Saudi to allow 60,000 vaccinated residents to perform haj


Haj pilgrims to get Pfizer-BioNTech, AstraZeneca vaccines

This is pending directive from Saudi Arabia for this year’s pilgrimage season.

· 1 month ago

Haj pilgrims to get Pfizer-BioNTech, AstraZeneca vaccines

Complete SOP for haj to be presented to NSC, MoH, says Zulkifli

However, Saudi govt yet to decide on pilgrimage this year.

· 2 months ago

Complete SOP for haj to be presented to NSC, MoH, says Zulkifli

In Mecca, dreams of a ‘green haj’

Past years, hundreds of tonnes of rubbish were left behind at the rocky hill outside the city.

· 10 months ago

In Mecca, dreams of a ‘green haj’

Muassasah pilgrims still pay RM9,980, says Mujahid

Tabung Haji will spend RM408.2 million to defray haj pilgrimages, says minister.

· 1 year ago

Muassasah pilgrims still pay RM9,980, says Mujahid

Haj offer letters to be sent out starting Tuesday

Quota for Malaysian pilgrims has been upped to 31,600 from last year’s 30,200.

· 1 year ago

Haj offer letters to be sent out starting Tuesday

Saudi Arabia sets new fee for haj visa

Pilgrims, including those from Malaysia, will be charged 300 riyals each starting this year.

· 1 year ago

Saudi Arabia sets new fee for haj visa

Change perception haj pilgrimage cures illness

Those not in good health are not obligated to perform haj, says delegation deputy head.

· 1 year ago

Change perception haj pilgrimage cures illness

Fear of haj ban reason for jab no-show in Kelantan, doctor says

They reject the Sinovac vaccine as Saudi Arabia has not approved the jab for pilgrims.

By Mohd Farhan Darwis · 3 weeks ago

Fear of haj ban reason for jab no-show in Kelantan, doctor says

Haj goes virtual for families of lucky pilgrims

Mecca has 5G technology since last year, allowing pilgrims to transfer data at breakneck speeds.

· 10 months ago

Haj goes virtual for families of lucky pilgrims

Virus measures, slashed numbers make for safest haj

Pilgrims often fall sick during the pilgrimage in past years.

· 10 months ago

Virus measures, slashed numbers make for safest haj