Susan  Mubarak

    54º East

    Susan Mubarak is a Salalah-based HR professional in the private sector. She is an avid reader and writer, and enjoys photography and travelling.

World Cup Mania Dhofari Style
    May 25, 2010

Brace yourselves, everyone! The excitement is building up. On June 11, the world's attention will be shifted to Johannesburg, South Africa, for the start of the most watched sporting competition in the world.

Diving into Debt
    May 11, 2010

A few weeks ago, I received a frantic call from one of my colleagues asking me to come and pick her up at her bank immediately.  Without asking any questions, I got into my car and drove to her rescue.

What if?
    April 13, 2010

A few days ago, people gathered in thousands of cities around the globe to celebrate World Health Day. In Salalah, unlike most years, the event did not go by unnoticed.

Females and Fitness
    March 31, 2010

Before I elaborate any further, I hope all the men reading this column are thanking their lucky stars and counting their blessings for being able to simply throw on a pair of shorts and go for a jog, or play soccer barefoot on the beach at sunset. Women can only dream of being so privileged.

Tackling cancer
    March 16, 2010

It's no big secret that the number of people diagnosed with cancer nowadays in Oman and worldwide is increasing on a frighteningly rapid basis.