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Muscat - 
More than 350 people including Omanis gathered outside the Palestinian Embassy in Muscat on Monday night to show their solidarity with the people of Gaza
Muscat - 
As many as 163,924 Omani government employees are covered under the Post Service Pensions and Bonuses Law at the end of June 2014, according to the bi-annual statistical report issued by the Civil Service Employees Pension Fund.
Muscat - 
The relatives of the woman told Muscat Daily that the police found the bodies on Sunday at their office cum residence.
Muscat - 
The fire was caused by a spark ignited from a scooter which came to fill fuel at the station.
Muscat - 
The museum will also be hosting a number of contemporary art exhibitions in Gallery Sarah.
Muscat - 
The ROP has issued strict warning against sale and use of firecrackers and prohibited celebratory gun firing during Eid al Fitr celebrations.
Muscat - 
A two-week exhibition of the winning and other select photographs will also be held at the MoHE hall on the same day.
Muscat - 
PEIE is working on a plan to boost industrial investments keeping local and regional developments in mind.
Citizens and expatriates came together to support the Palestinian cause on Monday night (Muscat Daily)

Hundreds gather outside Palestinian Embassy to show solidarity with Gaza

Muscat - 
More than 350 people including Omanis gathered outside the Palestinian Embassy in Muscat on Monday night to show their solidarity with the people of Gaza

More than 160,000 Omanis covered under post service pensions law

Muscat - 
As many as 163,924 Omani government employees are covered under the Post Service Pensions and Bonuses Law at the end of June 2014, according to the bi-annual statistical report issued by the Civil Service Employees Pension Fund.
General view of Damascus Gate in Jerusalem Old City during clashes. (AFP)

East Damascus hit by fiercest clashes in months: monitor

Beirut - 
Eastern Damascus was on Tuesday hit by its fiercest fighting in months between rebels and pro-regime forces, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte. (AFP)

Dutch prepare to fly out MH17 bodies as EU moves to punish Russia

Kharkiv - 
Dutch experts on Tuesday prepared to fly out bodies recovered from downed Malaysian flight MH17, as Europe moved to punish Russia for fanning the rebellion in east Ukraine that it believes led to the crash.
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ORT set for Belgian challenge
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Oman ready for Brazil opener

2014 Beach Handball World Championship begins in Recife today

Coaches satisfied with Mansoor’s performance at youth sailing worlds

Despite young Mansoor al Mahrooqi's last-place finish in a field of 57 sailors in the Laser Radial class at the ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship held recently

Local Round-Up

Oman Engineering emerges champion

Renaissance Day Special - Preserving culture and identity

Renaissance Day Special - Preserving culture and identity
Athough the cultural achievements of the sultanate have accumulated over the centuries, i...

Renaissance Day Special - Keeping the nation safe

Royal Oman Police (ROP) has evolved considerably over the years to make Oman one of the safest countries in the world

Striking the right balance is Miss India Oman’s success mantra

Twenty one year old Niharika Pathak isn't the quintessential girl next door.

Radiant During Ramadan

Keep your skin and hair glowing and shiny even as you’re fasting in this holy month. Some tips...

HSBC Bank Oman posts H1 net profit of RO5.7mn

Muscat - 
HSBC Bank Oman has posted a net profit of RO5.7mn for the first half of 2014

Alizz islamic bank reports RO2.6mn loss

Muscat - 
Alizz islamic bank has reported a loss of RO2.6mn for the period ended June 30, 2014 which the bank said, in a disclosure to the Muscat Securities Market, "is in line with its strategic plan."

MSM30 closes flat; volume declines

Muscat - 
The MSM30 index closed flat on Monday, inching up 0.03 per cent to 7,183.95. Volume of securities traded slipped to 10.95mn, compared with 28.39mn registered on Monday

Export Development Group of Ithraa holds 1st meeting

Muscat - 
Ithraa’s newly created Export Development Working Group held its first meeting to agree on its organisational structure and mandate as well as assess the current status of export development in Oman.

Oman Convention Centre attracts senior executives

Muscat - 
The Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC) continues to attract experienced industry professionals to its team as it prepares for opening in 2016.

Higher volumes fail to enthuse MSM

Muscat - 
The MSM30 index inched down 0.09 per cent to 7,182.02 on Sunday.

MSM30 closes weak on lack to triggers

Muscat - 
The MSM30 index closed marginally lower on Sunday, losing 0.21 per cent at 7,188.48, with the market largely devoid of triggers.

Bank Muscat H1 net profit advances 37% to RO86mn

Muscat - 
Bank Muscat has recorded a 36.8 per cent year-on-year growth in net profit for the six-month period ended June 30.

Savannah Resources acquires stake in Oman copper projects

Muscat - 
Savannah Resources Plc, a multi-commodity-focused exploration and development company, announced on Wednesday that it had completed the acquisition of interests in Block 5 and Block 6 copper projects in Oman.

Alizz islamic promotes Yarubi to COO post, names a new CFO

Muscat - 
Alizz islamic bank on Wednesday announced that its board of ­directors has resolved to promote Saif Suleiman al Yarubi to the position of chief operating officer (COO).
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