Oman is looking to boost imports of high-value products from Indonesia and increase bilateral trade from the around US$462.34mn achieved in 2013. Oman is a non-traditional export destination for Indonesia.
There has been a marginal rise in the total fisheries catch recorded in Q3 of 2014 compared to the same period last year.
Many women in the city who enjoy swimming or want to learn the skill, say they are let down by the lack of dedicated pools and women coaches, and are not very comfortable using mixed-use facilities that several hotels and clubs have.
City Seasons was adjudged the Best Luxury City Hotel for 2014 at the eighth annual World Luxury Hotel Awards in Cape Town, South Africa, recently. George Demitry, general manager, City Seasons Muscat received the award.
A 30ft Christmas tree was lit up on Tuesday at Shangri-La’s Barr al Jissah Resort and Spa as part of the year-end festive activities.
The Royal Opera House Muscat (ROHM) is looking to cast ‘extras’ for two of its upcoming productions in January 2015.
In recognition of its role in championing the growth and expansion of the Islamic financial sector in the country, Sohar Islamic – Bank Sohar’s Islamic window, has received the ‘Best Branding Award – Middle East’ at the recently held CPI Financial - Islamic Business and Finance Awards 2014.
This season, Majid al Futtaim’s two leading lifestyle destinations in the sultanate, Qurum City Centre (QCC) and Muscat City Centre (MCC) are putting the ‘cool’ in winter by giving residents the chance to win a once in a lifetime opportunity to spend a night with a colony of African penguins in Singapore!