Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Oman

Making changes to your home in Oman? You could be fined...

Planning to paint your building’s external walls a new colour? Or maybe install some canopies and bird cages on your roof? If so, you...

Isolated Qatar signs agreements with Oman

MUSCAT: Qatar signed a memorandum of understanding with Oman on the development of bilateral investment and trade Sunday, nearly eight months into a crisis...

Oman imposes temporary ban on hiring expatriates

Oman has imposed a six-month ban on hiring foreigners seeking work in 10 different industries, including media, information technology, marketing, insurance and aviation.The new...

New driving licence rules for men in Oman

Muscat: Men will be able to apply for an automatic transmission driving licence starting from January 2019, Royal Oman Police announced.Currently, men in Oman...

Oman government eyes 25,000 new jobs in six months

The Omani government said on Thursday it was working to create 25,000 jobs in six months, part of efforts to curb high unemployment in...

Oman protest: Hundreds demand jobs

Hundreds of young unemployed Omanis demonstrated on Monday in front of the ministry of manpower in Muscat to demand more job opportunities.The crowd shouted...

Qatar emir building palace in Oman’s mountains

The emir of Qatar is building a new “palace” in the Jebel al-Akhdar mountains in Oman.Construction at the site, which overlooks a scenic canyon...

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...

New taxes, fees to be introduced in Oman

Muscat Municipality has announced plans to introduce new fees and taxes for individuals and businesses based in the Omani capital.The plans, which come into...

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...

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