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3 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Turkey expand areas of cooperation with Oman, renews Victory Day pledge

The celebrations which mark the Turkish victory over their Greek opponents in the Battle of Dumplupinar on August 30, 1922.

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3 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Oman's 2014 corporate earnings may grow 6.2 per cent

Muscat: Annual corporate earnings growth in Oman is expected to be 6.2 per cent.

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7 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Oman's Haya Water to invest OMR100m annually to build sewage projects

Muscat: Haya Water will be investing an average of OMR100 million each year on various projects in the next decade, including the construction of sewage network, sea fallout system and sewage treatment plants, according to a senior official at the company.

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11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Don't let my boy's death be in vain, pleads father

Jawed Habib, extreme left, is still undergoing treatment and Fahad, third left, who died in the Pakistan School Muscat bus accident in January this year.

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14 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Pakistani expat worker loses his battle against meningitis in Oman

Muscat: A Pakistani blue collar worker died on Saturday after battling against suspected meningitis at the Royal Hospital's intensive care unit, an official from the Pakistani Embassy said.

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14 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Sur Aflaj network reflects Oman's economic heritage

Sur: Besides being known for its marine history, the wilayat of Sur is famous for its picturesque location in the plains and mountains.

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14 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Reflections' to represent essence of life in Oman

Muscat: Come September 6, dance aficionados will get to witness classical dance recital where a noted classical dancer Premila Ramesh and her students will present an ensemble of choreographies at the event - 'Reflections'.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Times of Oman

Oman's historic Muttrah souq at risk for fire accidents

Muscat: Shops in and around the Muttrah Souq should adopt more safety measures and act sensibly to avoid fire accidents in the future, a Majlis Shura member has said.

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Times of Oman

Royal Oman Police launches road safety drive as new session of schools begins

Muscat: In view of the road accidents involving school buses, the Royal Oman Police launched an awareness drive on Sunday to ensure that students travel to school and reach home safely everyday.

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Times of Oman

Heritage on show at Khareef fest in Oman

Muscat: With the Khareef season reaching its final stage, Bait Al Zubair is exhibiting at the Salalah Festival until Saturday.

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Times of Oman

Oman Air to fly .Open Minds personalities

Muscat: Oman Air will be introducing some of the world's most recognised leaders on thought to the Sultanate's renowned hospitality, as the airline's award winning aircraft ferry them to Oman to participate in the forthcoming .Open Minds event.

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Times of Oman

Oman's share index moves up marginally

The top gainer of the day was Oman Fiber Optic with a 3.30 per cent gain while Takaful Oman Insurance, which declined 1.96 per cent, was the top loser.

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Times of Oman

Omani products expo in Salalah evokes good response

A series of Omani Products Exhibitions seek to promote locally manufactured products and emphasise the importance of buying Omani products and its direct contribution to the national economy.

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Times of Oman

HSBC Bank Oman appoints locals to key posts

Nahla Al Kharusi, left, is the deputy general manager and head of business management, commercial banking and Masoud Al Ghaithy is the assistant general manager and head of conduct compliance.

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Times of Oman

Iran to soon start supplying natural gas to Oman: Iran oil minister

Muscat: Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh has announced that Iran will soon begin supplying gas to Oman, as per the agreement reached between the two countries.

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Al Bawaba

Why Oman's cargo port is shifting from Muscat to Sohar

The transfer of most commercial cargo activities from Muscat port to Sohar, is critical to boosting tourism and future industrial development in Oman, according to leading international real estate consultancy Cluttons.

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Times of Oman

Sunday Beat: Population growth outstrips employment opportunities in Oman

Half of the new projects in the last decade required specialised skills that new graduates do not have.

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Times of Oman

Honda launches all-new 2015 Accord in Oman

The 2015 Honda offers significant enhancements from its 2013/14 predecessor offering customers a luxurious modern interior combined with a sophisticated, linear and sporty exterior.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Honda Accord, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Hatchback, Sedan, World News, Middle East

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Times of Oman

Indian School Muscat students to get tablets end restaurants

A special section has also been added to the school's website to help students to access worksheets, question papers and study materials from their homes.

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Exposed! The Aston Martin Lagonda Is Fully Unveiled, But There's a Catch...

Automakers partnering with other businesses is not a big deal; however, this was different from the norm.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Aston Martin, Convertible, Aston Martin Vanquish, World News, Middle East, Autos

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