MoH signs contracts worth over RO270m for hospitals in Salalah, Khasab and Suwaiq

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has signed contracts for three hospitals in the sultanate with an investment of over RO270mn.
November 22, 2017

SalamAir starts five weekly flights on Muscat-Doha route

Plans afoot to launch four new routes in 2018
November 22, 2017

Famous Omani singer passes away

Famous Omani singer, Salim Ali Said passed away on Wednesday, Oman Radio and Oman TV announced via Twitter.
November 22, 2017

Sultan Qaboos Award Arabian winners announced

The winners will receive RO100,000 each during an awards ceremony to be held in December.
November 22, 2017

Damascus endorses Russian-backed Syria peace summit

The congress would "gather representatives of different political parties, internal and external opposition" to discuss "the parameters of the future state," he said.
November 23, 2017

Hariri says resignation on hold, pledges to stay in Lebanon

In a rousing address before large crowds of supporters gathered outside his Beirut home, he pledged he would stay in the country and protect its "stability".
November 23, 2017

Energy-saving LEDs boost light pollution worldwide

Experts say that's a problem because nighttime lights are known to disrupt our body clocks and raise the risks of cancer, diabetes and depression.
November 23, 2017

Germany releases six Syrians suspected of terror plot

Media reports said they were believed to be targeting a Christmas market.
November 23, 2017

Tight racing at Formula Kite World Championships Oman as France’s Nico Parlier asserts dominance

On smooth waters, Parlier was pushed all the way by his friend and countryman Axel Mazella – who managed to overhaul his rival in race one – and Britain’s Olly Bridge.
November 23, 2017

Football: Barca, Chelsea reach last 16 as Man Utd lose

Barcelona and Chelsea progressed to the Champions League last 16, but Jose Mourinho's Manchester United must wait to seal their spot after a last-gasp 1-0 defeat in Basel.
November 23, 2017

Bank Muscat, ITA and Visa join hands to highlight emerging trends in electronic payments

The seminar aimed at familiarising and sharing insights on the latest developments and technology linked to electronic payments shaping the future of customer experience.
November 22, 2017

Oman’s budget deficit narrows to RO3bn for nine months

Oman’s net oil revenue jumped by nearly 35 per cent to RO3.3bn in the first nine months of 2017 from RO2.45bn in the same period a year ago
November 22, 2017

Indonesia: A land of many wonders

Indonesia was never on the top of my bucket list, but here is why it definitely must be on yours.
November 21, 2017

Sixth Miss World win draws India level with Venezuela

Manushi Chhillar is the sixth Indian winner of the long-running contest, following in the footsteps of Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra and Aishwarya Rai.
November 19, 2017