Mwasalat carries over 4.5mn people in six months

Mwasalat carried 80 per cent more passengers in the first half of 2019.
July 17, 2019

Oman takes part in sustainable development meet

Oman’s delegation is being headed by H E Dr Ali bin Masoud al Sunaidy, Minister of Commerce and Industry.
July 17, 2019

1.4mn visit Oman in five months

Gulf nationals topped the list at 478,471, followed by Indians at 161,174, Germans at 100,669, Britons at 80,545 and Italians at 44,943.
July 17, 2019

Renaissance Day holiday for public and private sectors on July 23

The decision allows employers and employees to agree on work arrangements during the holiday if the necessity arises.
July 17, 2019

Qatar invited by S. Arabia to talks over Iran tensions

Qatar received an invitation from Saudi Arabia to attend emergency regional talks to discuss mounting tensions between Iran and the United States.
May 27, 2019

UAE offers golden visas to investors, 'exceptional talents'

The United Arab Emirates said Tuesday it has launched a permanent residency scheme to attract wealthy individuals and highly skilled workers to the oil-rich Gulf country.
May 22, 2019

Egypt's ex-president Morsi dies

He died in a Cairo hospital after fainting during a session in court.
June 17, 2019

In historic first, G20 weighs ageing as global risk

Technology may help train elderly workers as well as to assist them access necessary services like healthcare and to manage their finances.
June 09, 2019

Oman clubbed with Qatar, India, Afghanistan and Bangladesh

Oman launches its campaign with an away game against India on September 5.
July 17, 2019

Habsi all set to part ways with Al Hilal, eyes England return

Habsi, who flew to Riyadh from Muscat on Wednesday night, is expected to formalise his departure from the Saudi club in the next couple of days.
July 17, 2019

OOMCO net profit down by 20.2% in H1

OOMCO as a group had reported a net profit of RO3.98mn in the first six months of the last year.
July 17, 2019

Oman plans two solar projects with 1.1GW combined capacity

In a bid to diversify the energy sources and to reduce dependence on natural gas for the production of electricity, the sultanate has decided to focus on solar power generation.
July 17, 2019