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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.
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 .
Muscat: Amerat residents will have to take precautionary measures and rationalise their water consumption so that there is no shortage of water this weekend.
Based on the dates on plastic food and drink labels, it was determined that the litter had been carried to the beach during Cyclone Gonu in 2007 and Cyclone Phet in 2010.
Nawal Al Hooti says the challenges faced by Omani fashion industry include formalising the industry and getting more commercial.-Supplied photos Nawal Al Hooti says the challenges faced by Omani fashion industry include formalising the industry and getting more commercial.-Supplied photos Nawal Al Hooti says the challenges faced by Omani fashion ... (more)
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.
The two-day Rail Exhibition and Conference was inaugurated in Muscat yesterday. The summit, themed 'Connecting Oman to the Gulf Cooperation Council region', was attended by government stakeholders and professionals.
Muscat: The Embassy of Lebanon issued a statement here on Wednesday denouncing a report broadcast by a Lebanese TV channel on the health condition of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, saying that the report was baseless and reaffirming that the Lebanese people hold His Majesty the Sultan in high esteem and value the warm relations with the ... (more)
Under the patronage of the U.S Embassy in Muscat, the Oman American Business Council has supported an exclusive two-day recruitment platform for local companies to meet the 700 Omani Scholars set to depart for the U.S on international scholarships.
Kazakhstan's Ambassador to Oman Yerjan Mukash met with head of the Chamber of Commerce of Oman Said Kiyumi, Kazinform reports citing the MFA.
Muscat: Royal Navy of Oman held a farewell ceremony at the Said bin Sultan Naval Base to mark the decommissioning of Al Mabrookah after thirty years of service.
Muscat: The Oman government has raised the minimum capital of insurance firms to OMR10 million from OMR5 million and has asked national insurance firms to float shares on the Muscat Securities Market within three years.
Muscat: An Indian expatriate worker was found dead in his room in Bahla on Monday evening.
Muscat: Inflation rates across Gulf Cooperation Council countries ranged between 1.21 per cent and 3.10 per cent in June, 2014.
Oman Arab Bank's investment banking division is advising Al Maha Ceramics on its proposed IPO of 20 million shares.
Humoud bin Sangour Al Zadjali, the executive president of CBO, said that the Banking Deposit Insurance Scheme is designed to protect deposits in the event of banks failing to commit to their responsibilities under any circumstances.
Muscat: Philippine expatriates in Oman are happy about the news that Oman Air has got approval to fly direct to Manila, saying it would greatly improve the experience of passengers.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 05:56 am
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