Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Oman

Oman on top in cyber security readiness in Arab world

Muscat: Oman has emerged first in the Arab world, and fourth in the world, for cyber security, according to the latest Global Cyber Security...

An Omani sheikh paid $34 million for two apartments so his...

A wealthy sheikh from Oman paid £25 million ($34 million) to buy two flats so his family, friends, and staff could live next to...

Oman counts on Chinese investment to build coastal boomtown

Over the past year the Chinese have become key to Oman’s effort to transform Duqm, a fishing village 550km (345 miles) south of Muscat,...

From diverse terrain to unique culture, Oman is a tourist’s paradise

From the rugged majestic mountains to the vast deserts or sandy beaches, Oman lures a variety of tourists to its fold. One can also...

Blockade can’t stop Qatar From Supplying the UK with gas

British orders of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Qatar continue as scheduled, despite the GCC’s ongoing blockade against Doha, which is approaching its 90-day...

Fuel cards for poor in test phase in Oman

A fuel subsidy card system in Oman is being given a test run, but no final decision on whether it will be introduced has...

Oman: metal stake surgically removed from boys’ skull

A team of plastic surgeons at the craniofacial unit at Khoula Hospital has successfully removed a metal stake from the skull of a 14-year-old...

Expat workers stranded in Sohar will get NOC, company says

Stranded workers in Sohar will get No Objection Certificates (NOCs), an official from the company that failed to pay them for months said on...

Dubai and Gwadar: the silent economic war in the Gulf of...

Dubai is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf. It is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)....

Oman: third most affordable place to buy a house in the...

Oman has emerged as the third most affordable place to buy a home in the world, according to a new report released by Assured...

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