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Oman

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Powerful Cyclone Hurtling Towards Omani Coast

Oman’s meteorological department has warned that Cyclone Luban could make landfall in the south of the country on Friday morning with winds reaching close...

Oman Clarifies Visa Regulations For Tourists

Applicants for a tourist and express visas must apply one week before travelling to the Sultanate, the Royal Oman Police (ROP) said in a...

Illegal smuggling of workers in Oman, a serious situation

Ahmad Rasheed, a Pakistani national, who entered Oman illegally one year ago, hunts for odd jobs every day. When he finally arrived in Oman’s Shinas...

Oman to revoke expat work permits if firms don’t hire Omanis

The issuing of work permits won’t be stopped if violating companies meet the required Omanisation targets, the Ministry of Manpower has said.The announcement comes...

Omanisation & Visa Ban: No Risk of Losing Jobs for Expats

Expats living in Oman are “very happy” and should not worry about losing their jobs due to the visa ban, according to the president...

Oman’s Ministry of Manpower ends deals with 199 companies for lack...

Oman’s Ministry of Manpower has ended deals with 199 companies because they did not employ enough local citizens, national daily Times of Oman reported.According...

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...

Glow in the dark camels: only in Oman!

Camels in Oman cause the deaths of an average 41 people a year on the roads, contributing to six% of all traffic deaths in the sultanate. Oman...

Oman: 3 Men Rob 3,000 Bitcoins, AED6 Million & Other Valuables

Seccour, a Self-proclaimed Bitcoiner, and Crypto-anarchist on January 27 alleged that three men robbed his friend in Oman. According to him, the robbers made away with...

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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