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  1. Practice day at Cardiff a taste of things to comeRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... AR, 17 points 7th SAP Extreme Sailing Team, 14 points 8th Red Bull Sailing Team, 13 points 9th Groupama, 13 points 10th Oman Air, 11 points 11th GAC Pindar, 4 points

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  2. Open Minds - Thought leadership forumRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... off a revolution of ideas, innovation and inspiration among budding Omani entrepreneurs. Ten top icons will light up Oman's entrepreneurial scene at a global platform this September, at the same time imparting values crucial for success and opening ...

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  3. Oman Wildlife - Save the VultureRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... vultures hovering around a landfill at Al Amerat, early last Wednesday morning. Photos - Talib Al Wahaibi/Times of Oman Look, I have spotted 20 vultures there," Omar Al Sheikhly pointed to the hilltop at a distance. "It is a good mixture of ...

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  4. Backwater Bash - Kerala's famous boat raceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... in the scenic backwaters of Kerala has now an active participant from Muscat (an expatriate businessman residing in Oman for the last 34 years) who is determined to promote the famous tourism event among Omanis. Photo supplied He was among the ...

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  5. Oman road safety: Do you observe the driving etiquette?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... lanes with out checking the rearview mirrors, show unnecessary haste while approaching the roundaboutsa Not long ago, Oman roads were considered as a motorists' paradise. The disciplined driving culture earned the country a reputation among its ...

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  6. Oman: Native English Language Lecturer- Tati OmanRead the original story

    Yesterday | TEFL.com

    ... and make a difference!!! We are looking for Native English Language Lecturers to join the Technical Colleges in Oman for the academic year September 2014. Good Compensation Package awaits the successful candidate. Please note that we are responsible ...

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  7. NNSA, Sultanate of Oman Conduct WMD Terrorism-Related Commodities...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    The course was a collaboration between U.S. and Omani officials that brought together interagency officials to strengthen their capacity to detect and interdict smuggled CBRNe-related materials, components, and equipment that could be used in a terrorist act.

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  8. WSP awarded contracts for cargo facilities at Muscat, Salalah airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AME Info

    ... airports by international contractor J&P Overseas Ltd. J&P Overseas Ltd had won the $516mn (RO198.67mn) contract from Oman's Ministry of Transport and Communications for 'Design and Construction of the Cargo and Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul ...

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  9. Oil & Gas Industry's JSRS launchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AME Info

    The joint initiative of Oman's Oil & Gas Industry to implement a 'single window' joint supplier registration system has gone live, Oman Daily Observer reported.

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  10. Destination Dubai: Fun and festivities for the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    ... Summer Surprises event. Just a 45-minute flight, or 4 to 5 hour drive from Muscat, Dubai is easily accessible from Oman. With endless shopping sales, festivals, concerts and other entertainment, it's easy to fill your days during the Dubai Summer ...

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  11. Train Omanis to put railway on the track'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: As Oman will be getting its first exposure to the railway experience, specialised academic programmes should be developed to train Omanis to handle different stages of the project, said an official at the German University of Technology in Oman .

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  12. Standard Chartered Private Equity announces US$ 75 million equity...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Release News

    ... 7 years. Topaz is a subsidiary of Renaissance Services SAOG, a publicly traded company on the Muscat Securities Market, Oman.

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  13. Swiss-Belhotel expands Middle East footprint.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 4 Hoteliers

    ... properties Swiss-Belhotel Plaza in Kuwait and Qatar's Swiss-Belhotel Doha. In 2015, Swiss-Belinn Ghubrah Muscat in Oman, Swiss-Belhotel Riyadh in Saudi Arabia and Swiss-Belhotel Erbil in Iraq will open. Swiss-Belhotel International has more than 120 ...

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  14. Royal Oman Police arrests 95 infiltrators, deports 221Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Ninety-five infiltrators of different nationalities who had entered the Sultanate illegally were arrested from various wilayats by the Royal Oman Police , in collaboration with other military and security departments last week.

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  15. Omani fashion icon pitches for global exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... variety to the fashion statements. We have a distinct element to present," said Al Hooti in an interview to Times of Oman on the occasion of World Fashion Day, today. Your designs are very popular with Omani women. You are also internationally ...

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  16. Water crunch likely in Amerat, OmanRead the original story

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Amerat residents will have to take precautionary measures and rationalise their water consumption so that there is no shortage of water this weekend.

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  17. Sohar port to get a boost'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: The strategic location of Sohar port and the infrastructure development taking place in the port, including the Oman National Railway project, can help make Sohar the region's preferred port and free zone, said a senior official at Sohar Industrial Port Company.

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  18. US journalist beheading video sparks global outrageRead the original story

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... career option and a way to be self-independent. Scientists from GUtech found a silver lining in the unsightly litter on Oman's beaches when they realised it could provide useful information about past cyclones Both the menu and the staff represent ...

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  19. Scientists search rubbish on Oman's beaches for clues to cyclonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... Cyclone Phet in 2010. Photo supplied Muscat: Scientists from GUtech found a silver lining in the unsightly litter on Oman's beaches when they realised it could provide useful information about past cyclones that have struck the coast. Dr Goesta ...

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  20. Oman offers scholarships to Pakistani studentsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: The Sultanate of Oman is offering scholarships to Pakistani students under the Omani Cultural and Scientific Cooperation Programme, said a statement from the Ministry of Inter Provincial Coordination, Government of Pakistan.

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