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Sunday, May 31, 2020

    Travel

    Latest updates on GCC travel and tourism with enhanced tourist destinations and entry of visitors into the GCC with updates in the aviation sector.

    Bahrain Plans 25km Submarine To Connect Hawar Islands

    Bahrain’s plan to use submarine power cables to connect Hawar Islands to mainland Bahrain will be launched to tenders in November.The project of the...

    Maiden Hajj flight reaches Jeddah

    The first Hajj flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying 418 pilgrims landed at Jeddah safely. Bangladesh Ambassador in Saudi Arabia Golam Mosih, counsel general, Jeddah,...

    Oman to get $1 Billion tourist port

    Mina Sultan Qaboos Waterfront will include hotels, residences and leisure facilitiesDubai’s Damac International has been chosen by the Government of Oman to develop its...

    Bahrain: Price of Certain Fruits And Vegetables Drop By 40%

    A number of traders have reported a 40% drop in the price of fruits and vegetables according to a news report by Albilad.The price...
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    Travel: UAE-Kochi Flights To Resume Operations

    Flight operations between the UAE and Kochi are set to resume on Sunday evening with the Cochin International Airport (CIAL) announcing that it will...

    Qatar Airways launches new routes after GCC crisis reduces its network

    Qatar Airways said on Monday it would start flights to Sohar in Oman and Prague next month, the first new routes to be announced...

    Saudis spending on tourism decreased by 20% last year

    Saudis spent around SR78 billion ($21 billion) on tourism overseas last year, down 20% from the previous year, which amounted to SR97.3 billion ($26...

    Saudi Arabia To Boost Tourism With New “Event Visas”

    Tourists will be offered special “event visas" to visit Saudi Arabia as part of plans by the Kingdom to become a major global entertainment destination.The...

    Beware! Several Herbal Medicines Banned In Kuwait

    Kuwait’s ministry of Health imposed a ban on several herbal medicines on Sunday, citing their “toxic” impact on a patient’s health and life.The ministry’s...

    41% of Oman’s Total Population is Expatriates

    Expatriates make up over 41 percent of the population in Oman, according to the country’s National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI).The latest figures...
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