Oman’s Most Trusted Brand Awards 2017

Two killed as heavy rain lashes Oman

Two persons were killed as heavy rain lashed Oman on Sunday leading to fall in temperatures and bringing traffic to halt.
December 17, 2017

Amerat Park, Naseem Garden closed for Muscat Festival preparations

With the temporary closure of the two parks from Monday, residents of Muscat are left with very few options for outdoor rest and recreation during the cooler months.
December 18, 2017

Over 16,000 visit Winter Village in first two days

Omran is hosting a festive-themed ‘Winter Village’ at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre until December 23.
December 17, 2017

MoTC holds seminar on role of economic diversification

MoTC organised a seminar on the role of economic diversification at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre on Sunday.
December 17, 2017

In Pics: Roads, wadis overflow due to rain in several parts

Various parts of the sultanate including Muscat received light to heavy rain on Sunday.
December 17, 2017

Ithraa Organizes Exploratory Trade Mission to Sudan

Sudan has captured the attention of Ithraa – Oman’s inward investment and export promotion agency - as an emerging and growing market for Omani exporters.
December 18, 2017

Millennium Resort Mussanah concludes 2017 with four prestigious awards

Millennium Resort Mussanah concluded 2017 by winning four international hospitality awards, cementing its place as one of the Sultanate’s leading luxury properties.
December 18, 2017

Saudi-led strike 'kills at least three Yemen civilians'

A Saudi-led air strike has killed at least three civilians in Yemen's Marib province, a local official said on Sunday, but a rebel news agency gave a higher death toll.
December 18, 2017

Saudi crown prince 'buyer of $300 mn French chateau'

Saudi officials have declined to comment on the report, which comes after French investigative website Mediapart similarly pointed to the prince as the owner in July.
December 18, 2017

War against IS in Syria will be won by February: France's Macron

"We have just won the war in Iraq with the coalition," Macron said in an interview with France 2 television.
December 18, 2017

Evacuations ordered for California's third-largest wildfire since 1932

Santa Barbara's Office of Emergency Management announced a series of mandatory evacuation orders as well as voluntary evacuation warnings for parts of the county on its Twitter account.
December 17, 2017

Cricket: Dhawan, spinners lead India to series-clinching ODI win over S. Lanka

Chasing 216 for victory, India rode on a 135-run partnership between Dhawan (100 not out) and Shreyas Iyer (65) to romp home in 32.1 overs in Visakhapatnam.
December 18, 2017

Oman racing: Class runner-up spot for Oman racing in Gulf 12 spectacular

Ahmad Al Harthy and Oman Racing celebrate superb podium in Gulf 12hrs
December 18, 2017

Oman’s Most Trusted Brands: Interview with CEO of Mercedes-Benz Oman

Lawrence Good, CEO of Mercedes-Benz Oman, discusses the outlook for the luxury automotive sector, the brand strength of Mercedes-Benz in Oman and the emergence of electric vehicles.
December 17, 2017

Insurance premiums reach RO358mn in first nine months

Health insurance premiums recorded a 17 per cent growth, while group life insurance premiums rose 25 per cent during the first nine months of 2017
December 17, 2017

Health experts combat common misconceptions about infertility

A survey conducted by experts from IVI Middle East Fertility Clinic, Muscat sheds light on pre-conceived notions about infertility
December 14, 2017

Saudi filmmakers, businessmen eye return of the silver screen

Saudi filmmakers and major cinema chains alike are basking in the news the kingdom will lift its decades-old ban on movie theatres, opening a market of more than 30 million people.
December 13, 2017