His Majesty the Sultan sends cable of condolences to Emir of Kuwait

In the cable, His Majesty the Sultan expressed condolences and sympathy to Sheikh Sabah, praying to Allah the Almighty to rest the departed soul in peace and grant his family patience.
April 22, 2018

Omani tourists denied entry to Georgia, no reason given

Entry decision is made by airport authorities and travellers may be denied entry even if they have all the required documents, says embassy official
April 22, 2018

H E Bakri issues decision on random medical tests among workers in several sectors

In the decision, H E Bakri has amended Article 24 of the Omani Labour Law to bring in the changes.
April 22, 2018

Lulu Group to open Nujum Al Amerat Mall early next year

The Nujum Al Amerat Mall will be an innovative retail destination that embodies the aspirations of the community.
April 22, 2018

Oman Air unveils First Class suite at Arabian Travel Market

Media and invited trade guests present at the ceremony witnessed some of the industry leading features available to guests flying First Class with Oman Air.
April 22, 2018

The Founder’s Memorial Opens in Abu Dhabi

The memorial is set to become a major cultural landmark where international visitors can learn about Emirati culture and heritage
April 23, 2018

Saudi forces shoot down 'toy drone' near royal palaces

Saudi forces shot down an unidentified toy drone that hovered over a Riyadh neighbourhood home to royal palaces, state media said, prompting a security alarm in the capital.
April 22, 2018

Top DJ Avicii dead at 28

Avicii, one of the world's most successful DJs who helped lead the global boom in electronic music, died Friday in Oman, his representative said. He was 28.
April 20, 2018

'Outpouring of love' as America mourns Barbara Bush

Her 93-year-old husband, who was at her side until the end, holding her hand, was said to be heart-broken at the loss of "his beloved Barbara."
April 19, 2018

Free-scoring Salah crowned PFA Player of the Year

Salah matched a Premier League record tally for a single season by scoring his 31st league goal of the campaign in a 2-2 draw at West Brom on Saturday.
April 23, 2018

Salah strike can't take edge off Klopp's Baggies pain

"I don't think that point will help West Brom massively, so it feels like a waste of points really," Klopp said.
April 22, 2018

Omran wins national Leisure, Tourism Project of Year award

Omran won the Leisure and Tourism Project of the Year at the national level for its project Crowne Plaza of Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC).
April 23, 2018

GBM at COMEX 2018: Marching towards Oman Vision 2040

The region’s leading IT solutions provider, Gulf Business Machines (GBM), has announced its participation at COMEX 2018, the sultanate’s premier technology event.
April 23, 2018

Space scientist extraordinaire

Indian space scientist Dr Nambi Narayanan on rockets and the legal battle that marred his work
April 23, 2018

Saudi Arabia unveils first new cinema with 'Black Panther' screening

International theatre chains have long eyed the kingdom as the Middle East's last untapped mass market, with its more than 30 million people, the majority of whom are under 25.
April 19, 2018