Saturday, September 22, 2018

Oman

Oman opens sprawling oryx reserve to ecotourists ahead of new tourism...

Haima, OMAN: The Gulf sultanate of Oman is looking to carve itself a new niche in ecotourism by opening up a sanctuary for one...

Oman introduces fuel subsidy for low earners

Oman’s government has announced plans to introduce a new fuel subsidy scheme for low earning citizens from January.The government said the decision was aimed...

25,000 private sector jobs available for Omanis

Muscat: The government’s decision to provide 25,000 jobs for Omani nationals will be met by focusing on private sector, said Abdullah Al Bakri, Minister...

Oman least terror-hit Arab country, says GTI survey

Oman has topped all the Arab states as the least terror-hit. The Global Terrorism Index (GTI) ranked Oman 1st among 22 member countries of...

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...

Oman on top in cyber security readiness in Arab world

Muscat: Oman has emerged first in the Arab world, and fourth in the world, for cyber security, according to the latest Global Cyber Security...

An Omani sheikh paid $34 million for two apartments so his...

A wealthy sheikh from Oman paid £25 million ($34 million) to buy two flats so his family, friends, and staff could live next to...

Oman counts on Chinese investment to build coastal boomtown

Over the past year the Chinese have become key to Oman’s effort to transform Duqm, a fishing village 550km (345 miles) south of Muscat,...

From diverse terrain to unique culture, Oman is a tourist’s paradise

From the rugged majestic mountains to the vast deserts or sandy beaches, Oman lures a variety of tourists to its fold. One can also...

Blockade can’t stop Qatar From Supplying the UK with gas

British orders of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Qatar continue as scheduled, despite the GCC’s ongoing blockade against Doha, which is approaching its 90-day...
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