Ramadan online donations at an all-time high since 2009

Donations portal collects RO326,440 during Ramadan this year
June 21, 2018

Municipality looks to redevelop Wattayah area

Muscat Municipality has held a meeting with plot owners in the Wattayah commercial area to look at aspects of redevelopment.
June 21, 2018

Oman Vision 2040 Office meet discusses directives, objectives

The meeting sought to inform them of the work and preparation of the Oman Vision 2040 and discuss the strategic directives and objectives.
June 21, 2018

Emirates A380 special flight to Muscat on July 1

Emirates will be operating a one-off A380 service to Muscat International Airport on July 1.
June 21, 2018

Five persons arrested for duping their employers of more than RO1mn

The ROP calls on all employers to exercise precaution on financial matters.
June 21, 2018

Libya strongman advances in battle to take eastern city

Forces loyal to Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar said Tuesday they are advancing rapidly on the eastern city of Derna, despite troops being hit by suicide attacks.
June 13, 2018

Air strike kills 10 civilians in northeast Syria: monitor

An air raid on a village in northeast Syria held by the Islamic State jihadist group killed at least 10 civilians including three children on Tuesday, a Britain-based monitor said.
June 13, 2018

Flood damage would double without coral reefs: study

Loss of coral reefs around the world would double the damage from coastal flooding, and triple the destruction caused by storm surges, researchers said Tuesday.
June 13, 2018

Trump, Kim hail historic summit; questions over way forward

The US stations around 30,000 troops in security ally South Korea to protect it from its neighbour, which invaded in 1950 in an attempt to reunify the peninsula by force.
June 13, 2018

From Russia with love... Brief stories from the World Cup

Take a look at some of the stories you may have missed at the World Cup:
June 21, 2018

Ronaldo says Portugal must improve after Morocco win

Cristiano Ronaldo said Portugal have room to improve at the World Cup after his early goal secured a 1-0 win over Morocco as the European champions edged closer to the last 16.
June 21, 2018

Real estate transactions reach RO256mn in Jan-May period

The collected fees from real estate transactions stood at RO8.34mn during the first five months of 2018, he said.
June 13, 2018

EOR to contribute for 23% of PDO’s total oil output by 2025

It is anticipated that by 2025 more than 23 per cent of PDO’s production will come from EOR projects’, PDO said in its sustainability report released recently.
June 13, 2018

Global warming will make veggies harder to find: study

Global warming is expected to make vegetables significantly scarcer around the world, unless new growing practices and resilient crop varieties are adopted, researchers warned.
June 13, 2018

The power to make a difference

Prominent educator Jane Jaffer honoured with MBE by Queen Elizabeth II
June 10, 2018