Acting Health Minister Adel Faqih (left) and Dr. Ziad A. Memish. Credit: Al-Watan
Via Al-Watan.com.sa: Fakih exempts "MEMC". The Google translation:
The Minister of Health-designate Adel Al-Faqih, a decision to exempt Dr. Ziad Ahmed MEMC Undersecretary of Public Health from office. ministry and merely declare that through the official account in the social networking site Twitter.
That's it. The other Saudi reports I've seen offer about the same amount of detail and analysis.
With year round visits now to the two Holy Places, there are no published figures that break out gross revenues generated by the Hajj, but they are estimated to be in the billions of dollars, including annual government expenditure.