86% of employed are thinking of or have already attempted starting their own business
Plans afoot to launch four new routes in 2018
H H Sayyid Tarik bin Shabib al Said has described the relationship between the sultanate and Switzerland as ‘deep-rooted’ and ‘constantly growing’.
The winners will receive RO100,000 each during an awards ceremony to be held in December.
Sultan Qaboos University and Shell Oman signed an agreement for a student team to participate in the Shell Eco-marathon-Asia that will take place in early 2018.
Famous Omani singer, Salim Ali Said passed away on Wednesday, Oman Radio and Oman TV announced via Twitter.
Jebel Sifah, hosts of the upcoming XDubai Spartan Race, has issued a final call for registrations to Oman’s second XDubai Spartan Race to be held on Friday.
The final leg of the MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) Arab Startup Competition will be held on April 19.
Oman Racing enjoyed an incredible season: Ahmad

Oman Racing enjoyed an incredible season: Ahmad

Muscat-based endurance car racer to receive trophies at SRO Awards ceremony in Paris on Saturday
Local round-up: Quresh shines in big ISAS victory

Local round-up: Quresh shines in big ISAS victory

Fahad Qureshi's allround show powered Indian School Al Seeb (ISAS) to a thumping ten-wicket win over MCCC-A in an Oman Cricket U16 League match at Al Amerat recently.
Leaders tighten grip on top spots in stellar conditions at Oman Formula Kite World Championships

Leaders tighten grip on top spots in stellar conditions at Oman Formula Kite World Championships

The leading riders consolidated their hold on the top tier of the leaderboard with spectacularly-close competition at the Formula Kite World Championships in Oman as conditions delivered epic racing.
Indonesia: A land of many wonders

Indonesia: A land of many wonders

Indonesia was never on the top of my bucket list, but here is why it definitely must be on yours.
Sixth Miss World win draws India level with Venezuela

Sixth Miss World win draws India level with Venezuela

Manushi Chhillar is the sixth Indian winner of the long-running contest, following in the footsteps of Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra and Aishwarya Rai.
Fairies, brides in black descend on Arab Fashion Week

Fairies, brides in black descend on Arab Fashion Week

Arab Fashion Week's spring/summer 2018 season strikes a markedly different tone from the previous fall/winter season, which had a heavier focus on unisex and menswear lines.

Bank Muscat, ITA and Visa join hands to highlight emerging trends in electronic payments

The seminar aimed at familiarising and sharing insights on the latest developments and technology linked to electronic payments shaping the future of customer experience.

Oman’s budget deficit narrows to RO3bn for nine months

Oman’s net oil revenue jumped by nearly 35 per cent to RO3.3bn in the first nine months of 2017 from RO2.45bn in the same period a year ago

CMA approves Golden Group’s RO200mn sukuk issuance

The sukuk will be issued in different phases and the first issuance will be for RO50mn by way of private placement.
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What a fortnight it has been...November 8th was the bête noire but it came and went without “crying havoc” and there was “much ado about nothing” except for a trivial column.