Thursday, September 20, 2018

Oman

Oman: New short stay visa announced

According to a decree by the Royal Oman Police, tourists can now pay OMR5 to enter the Sultanate for 10 days.The Inspector General of...

Oman: Thousands of expats quit as visa ban continues

DUBAI: According to government figures there were 43,000 fewer expats recorded in 2018 compared to the previous year – bringing the population of foreign...

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...

Omani city is one of the hottest places on Earth

According to a number of leading weather websites, Rustaq recorded 49.6 degrees Celsius, one of the highest temperatures in the world on June 9, 2018.Oman’s...

Oman: ‘Patience with our neighbours running out’

Deputy Chairman of the Public Authority for Craft Industries of Oman Issam Bin Ali Al-Rawas warned that his country’s patience with its neighbours is...

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...

Oman: Expats may get new temporary work permits

Oman's government is planning to permit the recruitment of non-Omani workers under temporary employment licenses in specific specialised jobs for a set period of...

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: 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...

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...
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