The moon sighting on June 24 is difficult, according to the astronomical calculations conducted by the Department of Astronomical Affairs at the Ministry of Awqaf and Religious Affairs.
H E Mohammed bin Yousef al Zarafi, Undersecretary for Administrative and Financial Affairs in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), on Wednesday received the copies of credentials of extraordinary, plenipotentiary and non-resident ambassadors to Oman.
The Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) on Wednesday celebrated the arrival of the first batch of Typhoon fighters under the auspices of its commander Maj Gen Matar bin Ali al Obaidani at the Adam Air Base.
If liquidity crunch and delayed salary are acting as a dampener for your travel plans, there are options that you can rely on.
The Oman Tourism Development Company (Om-ran) has partnered with Dubai-based Damac International for the redevelopment of the historic Port Sultan Qaboos into a world-class, waterfront mix use destination, a release stated.
Nissan Oman, from the house of Suhail Bahwan Automobiles (SBA), has received appreciation from Tibiaan Properties, an Omani real estate company, who use Nissan fleet of vehicles for their day-to-day sales operations.
Oman Motorhomes – authorised dealers for recreational vehicles (RV) in Oman – is gearing up for the khareef season with the introduction of trailers, mobile restrooms and world’s best food trucks

Suleimani to be Oman’s only athlete at U18 worlds

Oman's Mohammed al Suleimani will be the sultanate's only representative at the IAAF World U18 Championships in Nairobi, Kenya. The championships will be held from July 12-16.
Oman Sail names squads for worlds

Oman Sail names squads for worlds

With the final preparatory camps and selection trials completed, Oman Sail on Wednesday announced the national squads for the Techno 293 Youth World Championships in France and the Optimist World Championship in Thailand.
Confident Ahmad heads to Paul Ricard 1,000km

Confident Ahmad heads to Paul Ricard 1,000km

Buoyed by the spectacular back-to-back wins at the Michelin Le Mans Cup last week, Oman Racing’s Ahmad al Harthy believes that the momentum is with them as he heads to his next challenge
Traditional fare: Iftar with different communities

Traditional fare: Iftar with different communities

Our Ramadan Special series ends with a feature on Pakistan’s Sindh province.

Traditional fare: Iftar with different communities

Today, we will feature the land of fire, Azerbaijan, a country tightly knit with history, culture and religious beliefs. That food is an integral part of this country’s culture is an understatement.

Long before the internet, cats charmed Stone Age humans

Long before they conquered ancient Egypt, cats seduced Stone Age farmers who launched the worldwide feline takeover of human homes and hearts, a DNA study showed Monday.

United Finance insists on full cash offer from alizz Islamic

Earlier this month, Alizz islamic bank had expressed interest in the possibility of a strategic merger with United Finance

Misfah IPP deferred on slow growth in demand for electricity

The Misfah project was intended to meet the demand for electricity on the Main Interconnected System forecast for 2021

Nama Group may defer MEDC IPO

The current economic situation in the country and the appetite in the local market is the main reason for reconsidering the IPO

Did you find fruits and vegetables prices going up with the start of Ramadan?


Atrial fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common type of arrhythmia and a major cause of stroke. As I explained in my previous story an arrhythmia is a problem with the rate or rhythm of the heartbeat. During an arrhythmia, the heart can beat too fast, too slow, or with an irregular rhythm.