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Aswat Asharq Al-Awsat : Two Thousand Media Professionals Cover Hajj Season 2024

The media delegations praised the services provided by the Ministry of Media at the media hub - SPA
The media delegations praised the services provided by the Ministry of Media at the media hub - SPA
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Two Thousand Media Professionals Cover Hajj Season 2024

The media delegations praised the services provided by the Ministry of Media at the media hub - SPA
The media delegations praised the services provided by the Ministry of Media at the media hub - SPA

Two thousand media professionals from local and international media outlets from 150 countries are covering Hajj season for this year, SPA reported.
They deploying digital technology and advanced equipment provided by the Hajj Media Hub in Makkah, which will stay open for visitors until the 10th of Dhu al-Hijjah, which corresponds to June 16, 2024.
The media delegations praised the services provided by the Ministry of Media at the media hub, which give access to details regarding the Hajj season and provided insights into the efforts of the government entities involved in Hajj that ensure a safe and smooth experience for pilgrims.
They also commended the dynamism and spirit of competitivity at the hub, fostered by the presence of so many media outlets covering the Hajj season.
It includes a major media operations room, a media center, facilities for live television broadcasting, and various multipurpose pavilions.



Aswat Asharq Al-Awsat : Jeddah Season's 'City Walk' Area Offers Smart Bracelets to Its Visitors

City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season - SPA
City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season - SPA
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Jeddah Season's 'City Walk' Area Offers Smart Bracelets to Its Visitors

City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season - SPA
City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season - SPA

The City Walk area has introduced smart wristbands for visitors during the 2024 Jeddah season, specifically designed for children, the elderly, and people with disabilities.

According to SPA, these wristbands carry the data and contact information of their companions, making it easy to communicate and locate them.
Visitors can purchase these wristbands from specialized staff at the entry gates. Each wristband contains a QR code that can be scanned with a mobile camera to display the registered contact information.
City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season and it offers a variety of entertainment activities and events, including motor and skill games, "Cairo Nights," and "China City" areas. Additionally, it features numerous Arab plays that are very popular among visitors.