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1 hr ago | Times of Oman

Oman provides new aid convoy to Gaza

Cairo: Oman provided a new convoy of humanitarian aid to the displaced and affected people of the Gaza Strip.

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5 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Oman's consumer protection body warns against hike in price of goods

Muscat: The Public Authority for Consumer Protection , has warned against any increase in prices of commodities or services at any of the commercial centres without the consent of the public authority.

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5 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Shrimp fishing season begins in Oman's coasts from September 1

Shrimps have nutritional value as they have protein and can be an alternative source of protein to meat.

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5 hrs ago | Times of Oman

PACP, Oman express concern over rat infested storage facilities

Public Authority for Consumer Protection expresses serious concern after finding rats and insects having a free run in one of the storage facilities at a commercial complex in Al Dhahirah governorate Muscat: Rats are playing real monsters in our daily lives and that too at the cost of our health and of the food that we consume.

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7 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Book highlights Oman's oil and gas extraction techniques

At the event, The Oil & Gas Year held an awards ceremony to recognise the most outstanding companies and individuals operating in Oman's oil and gas sector over the last year.

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7 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Oman floats tender to select consultant for road project

The project involves conversion to a four-lane dual carriageway from the existing single carriageway between Ibri and Yanqul.

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8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Oman news briefs - August 27

His Majesty sends greetings to President of Moldova Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of congratulations to President Nicolae Timofti of the Republic of Moldova on the occasion of his country's Independence Anniversary.

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13 hrs ago | AME Info

Dubai hosts the 3rd edition of Oman Products Expo "OPEX 2014"

The organising committee of the Oman Products Exhibition "OPEX 2014", and in cooperation with Index Conferences and Exhibitions Organisation Est.

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17 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Savour top-end food at low cost On The Rocks

The restaurant aims to be on par with the five-star hotels in Muscat in terms of quality, but with prices that are noticeably lower, especially for beverages.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Times of Oman

Oman tourism: Discover Arabian Sea delight in lap of nature at Duqm hotel

Park Inn by Radisson will soon open a hotel and residence in Duqm featuring 74 vibrant, contemporary chalets and apartments spread over a large area.

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AME Info

Retailers witness rapid sales as back-to-school shopping kicks off

Retailers are witnessing brisk sales of back-to-school products, as most Omani public and private schools reopening next week.

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Times of Oman

Burundi meet to focus on Oman's contribution to Islamic heritage

Muscat: Oman's contribution to the Islamic civilisation and their relations with the states of the Great Lakes will be discussed at the International Conference on Islamic Civilisation and Culture to be held next December in Burundi.

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Times of Oman

Ericsson IT experts host Omani youths

Muscat: Three talented students from Oman were hosted by Ericsson in the company's headquarters in Sweden, recently.

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Times of Oman

Accident rescue up in Oman as drivers ignore all warnings

Muscat: Drivers seem to have paid little heed to the advice of road safety experts for the Holy Month of Ramadan, which is clearly showing in the latest accidents figures.

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Al Maha wins contract to supply Oman\ s RAECO [Utilities Middle East (United Arab Emirates)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Al Maha Petroleum Products Marketing Company has won the tender to supply fuel to the power stations of Rural Areas Electricity Company in Oman's Dhofar Governorate.

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Times of Oman

Oman's MB group, Al Madina to buy 61 per cent stake in UAE's Watania

Muscat: Two Oman-based business houses - MB UAE investments and Al Madina Takaful - have received an approval from Securities and Commodities Authority of Abu Dhabi for acquiring a combined 60.53 per cent stake in National Takaful Company, popularly known as Watania.

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Times of Oman

Children show their talent at art programme wraps up with children's exhibition consectetur

Children from all over Muscat, and some from as far away as Egypt, descended on the museum to learn new art skills.

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AME Info

Oman's Air's request to fly direct flights to Manila approved

Philippines media report showed Oman's Air's request to fly direct flights to Manila has been approved, Muscat Daily reported.

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AME Info

Oman-Japan agreement on taxation accord to take effect on sept 1

Oman and Japan agreement on 'Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income' will come into force on September 1, 2014, Japan's Official Gazette said last week.

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Oman crude exports to China continue to surge

Oman's crude oil exports to China have continued to soar amid the economic giant's rising demand for energy and its increasing reliance on Middle Eastern oil supplies.

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