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2 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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3 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Muscat: About 300 people gathered at the Embassy of the State of Palestine in Muscat on Monday night to show their support for Gaza, following two weeks of Israeli attacks.
7 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Muscat: It pays to be prudent, specially on the road. Being kind to your car may actually mean being kind to your own pocket and the environment as well.
Muscat: Majlis Al Shura will take part in the meeting of the Parliamentary Union of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation member states, due to be held in the Iranian capital Tehran on Monday.
Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos' personal website, launched on the 38th Renaissance Day, testifies to the pride that Omanis feel while projecting their leader and the nation's achievements in 20 international languages.
Muscat: During the first decade of the establishment of the Public Authority for Craft Industries , the Omani handicrafts sector witnessed a record growth in various areas, as per the Royal vision of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said to maintain traditions of craftsmanship and enhance self-motivation in this sector.
Muscat: The number of working Omani mothers in both the private sector and the government has quadrupled to 37,000 from 8,000 in 1985, according to the statistics of Manpower and Civil Service ministries.
Muscat: The number of environmental licences issued in 2013 declined as many projects were shifted from towns to other adopted industrial zones, Minister of Environment and Climate Affairs Mohammed bin Salim Al Tobi said.
Muscat: Minister of Manpower Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser Al Bakri signed at the Ministry's General Diwan on Sunday, 23 agreements for training 533 Omanis at a cost of OMR1,499,190.
Muscat: Primarily focusing on modernising its network, Nawras has made significant capital investment to expand capacity, upgrade data services and connectivity, thus keeping pace with the future coverage requirements.
Muscat: In a sign of the growing awareness among city consumers about their rights, more than 3,100 complaints were received by the Public Authority for Consumer Protection this year.
The well-known major conglomerate The Sultan Group, with a strong track record in retail and hospitality is an excellent partner for Just Falafel.
Muscat: Fire fighters fought for more than 13 hours to put out the fire which engulfed a building in Barka, residents said.
Oman is now entering a new year, a phase when the cultural institutions have achieved a distinct presence at various levels.
Muscat: Fasting during Ramadan is an obligation for Muslims, but for non-Muslims, it's a way to feel closer to the society around them and understand the meaning of the Islamic holy month.
Muscat: In its first Khareef Salalah 2014 statistical report, the National Centre for Statistics and Information uncovered the number of visitors to Dhofar governorate since the start of the monsoon, which stood at 31,128, including Omanis and international visitors, from June 21 to July 16, 2014.
Muscat: alizz islamic bank has announced the promotion of its Chief Financial Officer, Saif bin Sulaiman Al Yarabi, to General Manager and Chief Operating Officer.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 10:35 am
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