OMAN NEWS

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’s delegation is being headed by H E Dr Ali bin Masoud al Sunaidy, Minister of Commerce and Industry.
July 17, 2019
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
The organisation aims at providing a helping hand to non-resident Indians who are away from their dear and near ones.
July 17, 2019
The sessions included presentations by mayors and experience sharing by senior representatives of international organisations.
July 17, 2019
The family-oriented mega festival will witness some cultural discussions, talks, interviews, a book launch, instrumental music and Sufi songs.
July 17, 2019
The ministry has already planted about 681,000 saplings in various coastal areas of the sultanate.
July 17, 2019
The delegation also toured the premises of Council of Oman.
July 17, 2019
Muscat Municipality has started preparations for Muscat Festival 2020, slated to take place from January 16 to February 15.
July 17, 2019
The Health Vision 2050 of the sultanate and MoH’s mission focus on improving access to health services and ensuring equity in health service availability and utilisation.
July 17, 2019
All the accused have been referred to judicial authorities, the ministry stated.
July 17, 2019
The decision allows employers and employees to agree on work arrangements during the holiday if the necessity arises.
July 17, 2019
The workshop was organised to introduce various programmes and activities to IT managers, internal audit managers and information security specialists in various government entities.
July 17, 2019
The number of active mobile broadband subscribers rose by 0.9 per cent to 4.150mn in May 2019, from 4.113mn by the end of December 2018.
July 17, 2019
The opening of the plant will contribute to the recruitment of a number of Omani youth.
July 17, 2019
MoAF affirmed that it is interested in developing projects and programmes to promote the artisanal fishing sector.
July 17, 2019
Tuesday, July 23 has been declared holiday for public and private sector employees in honor of Renaissance day.
July 17, 2019
35 hotels with 4,179 rooms are receiving tourists during this khareef season.
July 16, 2019
The online voting was on reducing it to 90 days from 180.
July 16, 2019
The body of the man was found in Al Rowdha area in the wilayat of Mahdah on Tuesday.
July 16, 2019
The students will be enrolled in an English language development programme in specialised institutes in Liverpool and Manchester.
July 16, 2019
The site has been barricaded off to prevent cars from driving over the pipe.
July 16, 2019
Marked world over on July 16 every year, World Snake Day was created to spread awareness regarding the reptile and its significance in the food chain.
July 16, 2019
The bus hit iron barriers on Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Road on way to Oman.
July 16, 2019
The ministry, in cooperation with fishermen, has intensified efforts to prevent over-exploitation of fisheries stocks and preserve marine environment from pollution.
July 16, 2019
MRMWR has said that Oman witnessed an average 18 per cent increase in rainfall annually, following the introduction of its rain enhancement project - cloud ionisation.
July 16, 2019
The lecture was presented by Gabor Abbas, a patent attorney at PDO and an expert in the field of industrial property rights licensing contracts.
July 16, 2019
Kavitha presented him with an Omani khanjar and a copy of her recently released book Tamoghna.
July 16, 2019
Oman’s participation in the High-level Political Forum includes reviewing the first voluntary report on the sustainable development goals for 2030.
July 16, 2019
PACI calls on craftsmen to take part in the programme which will benefit them and develop the industry.
July 16, 2019