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  1. HSBC Oman reports 38.7% drop in H1 net incomeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AME Info

    ... successful practices in internal auditing. - Represent the IA & RS in UDC formed committees where required. HSBC Bank Oman has reported a 38.7% drop in its net profit for the first half of 2014 to OR5.7m, Muscat Daily has reported. Net operating ...

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  2. His Majesty's long-term vision spurred growth: ZadjaliRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: On July 23, 1970, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said came to power in Oman.

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  3. His Majesty receives Renaissance Day greetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... Majesty as a leader of this victorious Renaissance". Al Busaidi added, "Over the 44 years of the Blessed Renaissance, Oman has enjoyed peace and stability. Sayyid Badr, Al Mantheri, top officials salute His Majesty "The valiant armed forces and the ...

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  4. Omani families benefit from efforts of Housing MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    The housing sector is considered to be among the most vital sectors in the economy and plays an increasingly important role in the rapid urban and economic development currently being witnessed in the Sultanate.

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  5. HSBC Bank Oman posts net profit of OMR5.7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: HSBC Bank Oman posted a net profit of OMR5.7 million for the first half of 2014.

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  6. Ithraa discusses challenges to boost exports of Omani firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    For the next two years, Ithraa's newly-created Export Development Working Group will share its expertise, knowledge and the experience of its members who represent different sectors, to enhance Oman's export capabilities.

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  7. Bank Muscat all set for smooth services during Eid holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Bank Muscat, the leading financial services provider in the Sultanate, with the largest network of 437 ATMs and 171 CDMs spread across Oman, is all set to provide banking assistance to residents and visitors to enjoy a hassle-free Eid al Fitr holiday.

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  8. Oman stock market ends higherRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... index closed at 7183.95 points, up by 0.03 per cent. MSM Sharia Index closed at 1069.17 points, down by 0.12 per cent. Oman & Emirates was the most active in terms of volume while Omantel was the most active in terms of turnover. DIDIC was the top ...

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  9. His Majesty issues Royal Pardon on the occasion of Oman's Renaissance Day and Eid Al FitrRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, the Supreme Commander has issued a Royal pardon to a number of prisoners convicted for different cases.

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  10. Bonus and pension for 163,924 Omani staffRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: The total number of Omani employees covered by the Post Service Pensions and Bonuses Law for the Omani Government employees stood at 163,924 by the end of June this year, the biannual statistical report issued by the Civil Service Employees Pension Fund reveals.

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  11. Start early for airport, airlines tell passengers in MuscatRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... of some of the passengers who had not left their home well in advance. Keith Neto, GSA manager for IndiGo Airlines, Oman, told the Times of Oman that passengers should leave their homes early to make it to the airport in time. "It is much better to ...

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  12. Oman Air launches flights to new Duqm AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AME Info

    Oman Air is set to start serving the new Omani regional airport at Duqm. The service will commence as the new airport opens on 23rd July and will consist of four flights per week, operating Oman Air's acclaimed Embraer E175 aircraft.

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  13. Oman to debut in Chess OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    Omani players during their training camp in Salalah. Five of these Omani players will take part in the Chess Olympiad to be held in Norway

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  14. Oman to take part in Chess OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... take part in the Chess Olympiad to be held in Norway. - Supplied photo Muscat: For the first time in the history of Oman, the national chess team will take part in the Chess Olympiad - a biennial tournament in which teams from all over the world ...

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  15. Musandam-Oman Sail gears up for UK seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Record-breaking MOD70 Musandam-Oman Sail will be on the trail of new trophies in August when it arrives to Cowes on the Isle of Wight, one of the world's most celebrated sailing centres, to take part in two pinnacle events of the 2014 British offshore racing season.

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  16. Fitch affirms 5 Omani Banks' IDRs; upgrades 3 banks' viability ratingsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | AME Info

    ... Ratings has affirmed Bank Muscat's (BM) Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A-' and the IDRs of National Bank of Oman (NBO), Bank Dhofar (BD) and Ahli Bank SAOG (ABO) at 'BBB+', based on support from the Omani sovereign. HSBC Bank Oman's ...

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  17. Show of support for Gaza at Palestinian embassy in MuscatRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... Palestinians that we'll be by their side through thick and thin. I wanted to show the world that Palestine's pain is Oman's pain," said Abdullah Al Ismaili, an Omani who attended the event. Dr Riyadh Moosa said it was a duty for Omanis to support ...

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  18. His Majesty issues Royal Pardon on the occasion of the Sultanate's Renaissance Day and Eid Al FitrRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has issued a royal pardon on the occasion of the Sultanate's Renaissance Day and Eid Al Fitr to 169 prisoners, including 72 foreigners, facing different cases, Oman News Agency said.

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  19. Take care of your car to cut annual fuel costsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... aid the community to save and spend their money wisely. "Taking into consideration the growing number of vehicles on Oman's roads, this month's tip focuses on how regular maintenance along with a couple of other easy-to-do checks can lead to ...

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  20. Radisson Blu Hotel unveils Eid promotionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Eid is a special time of the year not only for Oman, but the entire region.

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