Oman to implement mandatory health insurance in phased manner from 2019

As per the plans, visitors to Oman will have to purchase medical insurance before entering the country from 2019.
September 24, 2018

Month-long Al Shomoukh 2, Swift Sword 3 military exercises in Oman from October 1

The exercises will test the operational preparedness of the armed forces
September 24, 2018

MoT conducts multi-city roadshow, strengthens outreach in New Delhi

The objective of the roadshow is to highlight the various facets of Oman as a destination and to create awareness about the new segments and offerings that the country has to offer.
September 24, 2018

OCCI to host 200 Qatari companies from Nov 5-9

The exhibition aims to introduce high-quality Qatari products to the Omani market.
September 24, 2018

MoHE inks pact with Australian varsity

MoHE has received free scholarships for English language programmes and bachelor’s programmes.
September 24, 2018

Saudi says door open to future oil output hike

Sunday's meeting in Algiers brought together OPEC oil ministers and non-OPEC signatories to the 2016 agreement, as they seek to extend their cooperation.
September 24, 2018

Kuwait activists combat rise in banning of books

Dozens of writers and activists have taken to the streets -- on September 1 and again two weeks later -- to protest ahead of Kuwait's annual book fair in mid-November.
September 24, 2018

Microsoft, Amazon, Google join fight to prevent famine

FAM will provide early warning signs to identify food crises that could become famines, and trigger pre-arranged funding plans to allow early intervention.
September 24, 2018

Floodwaters rise as killer storm stalks southeastern US

Some 2,800 North Carolina National Guardsmen were actively aiding rescue and relief efforts Sunday with another 1,000 on standby.
September 17, 2018

2018 Oman Club TT Championships: Seeb emerges champion, Mandhari claims treble

Doubling the joy for Seeb was the exploits of its key player, Haitham al Mandhari, who secured two individual titles to add to his team crown.
September 25, 2018

AFC U16 Championship: Oman rallies to hold Jordan

The draw kept both the teams along with North Korea in the hunt for a place in the knockout stage.
September 25, 2018

CBO board holds third meeting of 2018

The board discussed the CBO report on the volume of funding extended by the banking sector in the sultanate to the small and medium enterprises.
September 24, 2018

Moody’s assigns first-time B1 ratings to OCTAL

‘OCTAL benefits from a strong competitive position in the monolayer PET sheet subsegment of the plastic packaging market in which it claims leading positions in Europe, North America and MENA region’, Moody’s said.
September 24, 2018

Victoria Beckham debuts at home to celebrate decade in fashion

Untested in the fashion world, Victoria Beckham launched her VB label in 2008 in New York, across the Atlantic from her native Britain.
September 17, 2018

Ministry of Tourism focuses on geological tourism

Ministry of Tourism is focusing on the implementation of mechanical guide for geological tracks in Muscat governorate.
September 12, 2018