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  1. QOC honours Qatari athletes in DohaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Secretary General of Qatar Olympic Committee , Sheikh Saoud bin Abdulrahman Al Thani is seen with Qatari athletes who bagged medals at the 4th GCC Women's Games 2015 held from March 8 to 18 in Muscat, Oman. In the prestigious event, Qatari athletes produced impressive performances, winning a total of 30 medals including 4 gold, 12 silver and 14 bronze.

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  2. Obama fails yet again to appease IranRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Secretary of State John Kerry, right, and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif shake hands as Yussef bin Alawi, Oman's foreign minister, and former European Union top diplomat Catherine Ashton watch in Muscat, Oman, last year. News reports suggest that despite backing up a wheelbarrow of concessions to the Iranian mullahs' doorstep, the Obama team will not get a "political framework" and will have to dress up failure as simply the beginning of a new phase of negotiation.

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  3. New Market Report: Oman Oil Marketing Company SAOG (OOMS) - Financial ...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... sectors, lubricants sales, aviation refueling and storage and distribution. Omanoil is headquartered in Muscat, Oman. This comprehensive SWOT profile of Oman Oil Marketing Company SAOG provides you an in-depth strategic analysis of the company's ...

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  4. UPDATE 1-Hundreds of Indian nurses caught up in Yemen fightingRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    ... an attempt to airlift nationals from the Yemeni city of Sanaa. Two Air India aircraft were on standby in Muscat, Oman, but had not been granted permission to fly to Sanaa to evacuate Indian nationals, MEA spokesman Syed Akbaruddin told reporters on ...

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  5. Hundreds of Indian nurses caught up in Yemen fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Star

    ... an attempt to airlift nationals from the Yemeni city of Sanaa. Two Air India aircraft were on standby in Muscat, Oman, but had not been granted permission to fly to Sanaa to evacuate Indian nationals, MEA spokesman Syed Akbaruddin told reporters ...

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  6. 'Fuel-free aeroplane' Solar Impulse departs Myanmar for ChinaRead the original story

    Monday | Newkerala.com

    ... flown around the world, with the first longest distance covered on a single journey being of 1,468km between Muscat, Oman, and Ahmedabad, India. The second was for a groundspeed of 117 knots (216km/h; 135mph), which was achieved during the leg into ...

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  7. Fuel free Solar Impulse plane prepares for mammoth ocean crossingRead the original story

    Monday | Big News Network.com

    ... was for the longest distance covered on a single journey by a manned solar-powered plane - 1,468km between Muscat, Oman, and Ahmedabad, India, and the second was for the highest groundspeed (117-knots, which was recorded during the Varanasi, India ...

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  8. Air India Airbus deployed to rescue Indians stranded in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Telegraph

    India was readying the evacuation of up to 500 nationals from the capital of Yemen on Monday, after four nights of Saudi-led air strikes against Iranian-backed forces whose advances forced the president to flee. An Air India Airbus A-321, with capacity to carry 180 passengers, flew on Monday morning from New Delhi to Muscat, Oman, and was awaiting clearance to fly on to the Yemeni capital Sanaa, a spokesman for the flag carrier said.

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  9. India to fly out more nationals from Yemeni capitalRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    India was readying the evacuation of up to 500 nationals from the capital of Yemen on Monday, after four nights of Saudi-led air strikes against Iranian-backed forces whose advances forced the president to flee. An Air India Airbus A-321, with capacity to carry 180 passengers, flew on Monday morning from New Delhi to Muscat, Oman, and was awaiting clearance to fly on to the Yemeni capital Sanaa, a spokesman for the flag carrier said.

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  10. Solar Airplane entered Chinese Air Space in Around the World FlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | I4U Future Technology News

    ... around the world flight started in Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab Emirate. The route includes stops in Muscat, Oman; Ahmedabad and Varanasi, India; Mandalay, Myanmar; and Chongqing and Nanjing, China. After crossing the Pacific Ocean via ...

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  11. Foreign Affairs Ministry launches working group to help Thais in YemenRead the original story

    Monday | Pattaya Mail

    ... The ad hoc body operates between 8:30 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. The Ministry has also instructed the Thai embassy in Muscat, Oman to follow the situation Yemen and prepare to evacuate Thai people wishing to leave Yemen. The Thai embassy in Oman meanwhile ...

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  12. Solar Impulse plane leaves Myanmar for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Daily Star

    ... Reuters The first was for the longest distance covered on a single journey - that of 1,468km between Muscat, Oman, and Ahmedabad, India. The second was for a groundspeed of 117 knots (216km/h; 135mph), which was achieved during the leg into ...

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  13. Solar aeroplane heads for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Newsday

    ... few months' time. The first was for the longest distance covered on a single journey - that of 1,468km between Muscat, Oman, and Ahmedabad, India. The second was for a groundspeed of 117 knots (216km/h; 135mph), which was achieved during the leg ...

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  14. Govt prepares to evacuate Thais stranded in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Bangkok Post

    The Foreign Ministry is preparing to evacuate Thai nationals in Yemen and bring them back to Thailand as fighting in the Middle Eastern country looks likely to turn more violent, the ministry's Information Department announced on Sunday. The ministry has ordered the Thai embassy in Muscat, Oman, whose area of jurisdiction also covers Yemen, to closely monitor the fighting, particularly in Aden.

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  15. Hotel Occupancy in the Middle East And Africa Region Down 0.2% to 67.2% for February 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Hotel News Resource

    ... RevPAR decreases: Lagos (-29.8 percent to US$111.15); Amman, Jordan (-19.2 percent to US$79.61); and Muscat, Oman (-10.2 percent to US$191.01). STR Global provides clients-including hotel operators, developers, financiers, analysts and suppliers to ...

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  16. Could a solar plane's journey make clean energy "sexy"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CBS News

    ... 21,700-mile journey, which began in Abu Dhabi March 9 . Their next stop is China. Solar Impulse 2 flying over Muscat, Oman, right after take-off for the second leg of the first around-the-world solar flight. "I want to change the perception that ...

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  17. Sailing: Lymington sailor Ian Williams sixth in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Bournemouth Echo

    LYMINGTON'S Ian Williams and GAC Pindar finished sixth as the second act of the Extreme Sailing Series was held in Muscat, Oman. Williams, who last month became the first skipper to win the World Match Racing Tour title five times, had previously competed in the series in August 2013.

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  18. Somalia: Cruise Liner Ms Europa Thanks EU Naval Force for Continued Fight Against Somali PiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | AllAfrica.com

    During her recent port visit to Muscat, Oman, EU Naval Force warship, FGS Bayern, hosted passengers and crew from cruise liner, MS Europa, that was berthed close to her at the pier. The security situation off the Horn of Africa was a concern for the passengers and their visit to the German Navy frigate was an opportunity to inform them of what EU Naval Force is doing to counter the threat from piracy.

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  19. Middle East Cloud Desktop Services By Oman Data Park Enhances Work EfficiencyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | PR Log

    Remove maintenance headache of IT hardware and give staffs a liberty to work more efficiently on anytime-anywhere basis from all web browsers while just paying for Internet connectivity PRLog - March 20, 2015 - MUSCAT, Oman -- Muscat, Oman, March 20, 2015 - Remove maintenance headache of IT hardware and give staffs a liberty to work more efficiently on anytime-anywhere basis from all web browsers while just paying for Internet connectivity with an as-you-go convenient approach to access all necessary corporate and office applications! Cloud Desktop virtualization service of Oman Data Park brings in all these convenient solutions for their Middle-East based clients.

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  20. Solar Impulse 2: Around the world on solar powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | USA Today

    ... making a short stop in Varanasi in northern India. The Solar Impulse 2, a solar-powered aircraft, flies over Muscat, Oman, as it begins its 16-hour flight to Ahmedabad, India, on March 10. The Solar Impulse 2, a solar-powered aircraft, begins its ...

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