Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Oman

Oman Oil Output hits around 30 Million Barrels In July

The monthly report issued by the Ministry of Oil and Gas (MOG) indicated that the Sultanate’s production of crude oil and condensate throughout July...

Calls for new legislation to safeguard gratuity payments

Dubai: Financial experts have called for new legislation making it compulsory for employers to set capital aside, separate from company assets, to be used...

GCC to witness a boost in tourism

GCC tourism is looking likely to recover with boosts coming from Expo 2020 in Dubai and the World Cup 2022 in Qatar, although questions...

PICTURES: New road in world’s largest contiguous desert in Saudi Arabia

Rub al-Khali is one of the most desolate and dangerous desert areas in the world. Saudis can now pass through the Rub al-Khali (Empty Quarter)...

Exodus of expats from GCC as nationals get priority in jobs

Expatriate employees are leaving the Middle East and going elsewhere in search of work, with governments choosing to prioritise the welfare of their own...

Oman: Rise In Oil Prices May Help In Reducing Deficit –...

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lauded the efforts taken by authorities in Oman to realign finances while predicting that rise in oil prices,...

Oman, UAE – Staring at traffic accidents is a violation

Slowing down to goggle at traffic accidents can lead to a hefty fine, warns Abu Dhabi Police. Rubbernecking or staring at road accidents is considered...

New luggage handling fee at Muscat airport

Oman Airports will charge a fee for manual handling of baggage at the Muscat International Airport and Salalah Airport from July 15. The fee will...

Travel on Trial: ‘Trust the wire’ on a via ferrata climb...

When you find yourself parallel to the slope of a steep mountain, a lanyard and the grip of your own hands on a steel...

Omani town sets temperature record after one of the hottest days...

If you’ve ever found yourself struggling in a heatwave, spare a thought for the residents of Quriyat in Oman. On Tuesday 26 June, temperatures soared to...

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