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Oman

Duqm in Oman attracts $11 billion investment, says Sezad boss

Duqm has attracted some $11 billion in investment for various projects, which include a major refinery and a series of industrial ventures by Chinese...

Three months jail for jaywalkers in Oman

Jaywalkers in Oman now face a legal fine of OMR10 for jaywalkers rising to three months in jail for repeat offenders.Under Royal Decree 38/2016 walking...

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)....

Two border crossings for expatriates entering the UAE from Oman

Expatriates living in Oman will have to use two border crossing points only to enter the UAE from Monday, January 1 onwards.The authorities in Abu...

“No Food, No Pay” 800 Indian workers stranded in Oman

After the 5 rials (around Rs 800) given by the Indian embassy on Tuesday to meet emergencies exhausts, we will be again in the...

Oman government wants your views on No Objection Certificate (NOC)

The Implementation Support and Follow-Up Unit (ISFU) of Oman started an initiative to raise public awareness regarding the No Objection Certificates (NOCs).The Unit posted...

Visa ban on certain professions in Oman extended

A visa ban on certain professions has been extended for six months, officials announced. The Ministry of Manpower has issued a Ministerial Decision, No. 187/2017,...

Oman’s first snow park to open at Mall of Muscat this...

Muscat: Oman’s first snow park will open later this year, authorities announced on Sunday.The Mall of Muscat’s snow park will be the first of a...

Oman launches hospitals e-payment system

Oman's Ministry of Health will start implementing the e-payment system on January 1, 2018 at all hospitals and other government-run medical facilities.It announced that all...

Portsmouth: Omani man jailed for abducting his own children

A father who abducted his young children and took them to live with his parents in Oman was today jailed for one year after...

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