1998 News Story

Presentation of Kiswa for 1418 Hajj

President of the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques Sheikh Muhammad Ibn Abdullah Al-Subeyel yesterday presented to the chief servant ( saden ) of the Holy Mosque Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Sheibi, the new covering ( kiswa ) of the Holy Ka'abah for the 1998 Hajj season. Sheikh Al-Subeyel stated that the factory which produces the coverings has recently been renovated and modernized, with state-of-the-art equipment and trained artisans.