Zubair SEC launched its new initiative, ‘Tajseer’, a business development platform aimed at connecting small businesses and large companies in the sultanate.
The Culture, Information and Tourism Committee of the State Council on Tuesday decided to submit a study on tourism to the bureau.
A ‘GCC Leaders’ website was launched under the patronage of H E Ahmed bin Nasser bin Hamad al Mehrzi, Minister of Tourism, on the occasion of 37th GCC Summit.
MoAF lifts abalone fishing ban, opens it for 12 day from Dec 7. It has the highest yield per kilogramme among all Omani marine products.
Hormuz Grand Hotel held a ceremony on Monday under the patronage of H E Ahmed bin Nasser bin Hamad al Mehrzi, Minister of Tourism to mark its incorporation into the Quorvus Collection.
The total cargo unloaded at Muscat International Airport last year exceeded 87.5mn tonnes, as against 55,850 tonnes unloaded in 2006.
The project will see investments worth RO4mn.
The conference features 70 paper presentations by researchers from 20 countries across the world.
Won't affect our preparations for next season, says Ahmad al Harthy

Won't affect our preparations for next season, says Ahmad al Harthy

Motorbase Performance terminates its GT3 racing programme that included Oman Racing Team.
Dhofar sacks coach after its latest loss

Dhofar sacks coach after its latest loss

Dhofar, which was toppled from the summit after its 0-3 loss to Al Shabab on Friday in the Omantel Professional League (OPL), sacked its Egyptian coach Hamza al Jamal on Tuesday.
Oman Air in direct title showdown with Alinghi in ESS

Oman Air in direct title showdown with Alinghi in ESS

Oman Sail's only entry at the 2016 Extreme Sailing Series, Oman Air, heads into the final and eighth Act in Sydney with a clear-cut target - to beat Alinghi - to claim the overall championship.
Talk highlights potential applications of MEOR in Oman

Talk highlights potential applications of MEOR in Oman

At SQU, extensive and successful research on Omani microbial isolates have been conducted in collaboration with national and international oil industries.
Surgeon Extraordinaire

Surgeon Extraordinaire

Orthopaedic surgeon from Oman chairs the global AO Trauma conference in Davos - the first from the Middle East.
Songs of freedom

Songs of freedom

Bangladeshi band Bayanna, based out of Muscat, uses music to echo the unbreakable human spirit.

Business Interview with Mohamed el Zawawy, Assistant General Manager, Alfardan Motors

‘Maserati is in a strong position in Oman market’

OPWP floats advisory tender for electricity spot market

OPWP floated a tender for Market Management System (MMS) advisory service relating to the development of Oman’s electricity spot market.

Bank Muscat wins JP Morgan elite award for error-free fund remittance

Bank Muscat won a prestigious award from JP Morgan Bank in recognition of operational excellence in the field of dollar payments processing.
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The Daily Mood: Playing the numbers game

I have no idea how and why it came about, but I have always believed that keeping numbers in my head would keep my mind from getting mushy. Telephone numbers of at least 25 people, including family and friends from here and far away; passport numbers and all other details of my husband, son and myself; one credit card number, CVC, expiry; number plates of at least ten cars; birthdays of at least 30 people and so on.