Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Oman

Oman: Largest entertainment & shopping mall set to open

Al Araimi Boulevard, touted as Oman’s largest shopping, entertainment and lifestyle destination, is set to open later this year, it has been announced. Al Raid...

Oman: New Rules To Protect Expat Workers

Oman’s Ministry of Manpower has introduced a number of new regulations designed to help protect the rights of expat workers in the sultanate, according...

Turtle Season Begins in Oman: Best Times and Places To Witness...

June to September is the best time to watch turtles nesting in Oman. If you think it is too hot to travel in the...

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...

Oman’s amazing vacations

One of the purest hospitality experiences I had last year didn’t come at a brand name luxury resort. It happened in the middle of...

Saudi and UAE princes shatter dream of Gulf Arab unity

For three decades it was billed as a European Union for the Gulf, an alliance of brotherly Arab monarchies that would one day have...

Superstar DJ Avicii found dead in Oman

Swedish-born producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead in Oman. The musician - born Tim Bergling - was 28. Avicii's publicist Diana Baron confirmed...

Oman eyes UAE expats, Emiratis in tourism revamp

Oman will focus on attracting residents and nationals living in the neighboring United Arab Emirates (UAE) as the Sultanate moves forward with plans to...

Oman: Longtime expats call for right to citizenship

Sayyed Hassan, 56, left his native Syria to work as a schoolteacher in Oman when he was just 26 years old. Now, after 30...

Oman: New road to Saudi reduces trip by 800km

More than 130 million cubic metres of sand were removed as Oman gears up to open the 680km road that passes through the world’s...

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