The ROP has arrested two persons in connection with the murder of a young boy in Sohar's Afifa area on Friday.
An Indian expatriate employed as a lab technician in a private hospital in Ibri committed suicide on Thursday. He has been identified as Santosh Kumar (33), from the southern Indian state of Karnataka.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MoAF) has extended the area under agriculture quarantine to Bahla in Dakhliyah and Jaalan Bani Bu Hassan in South Sharqiyah, taking the number of quarantined governorates to eight.
In line with the Information Technology Authority’s efforts in eTransformation, a delegation headed by its CEO Dr Salim Sultan al Ruzaiqi, visited the US last week. The visit was to help Oman benefit from US’ best practices in the eGovernment field.
Oman and India will soon be signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to boost tourism cooperation. The approval to enter into an MoU was given by the Indian Union cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which will strengthen cooperation in the field of tourism.
Four members of an Omani family were killed in a road accident on Friday after the car in which they were travelling went out of control and turned turtle in Buraimi.
Park Inn by Radisson opened in Duqm on Thursday under the auspices of H H Sayyid Taimur bin Asaad bin Tariq al Said. Located 10km from the Port of Duqm, this is the brand's third hotel in Oman.
Al Jenaibi International Automobiles has announced an impressive 27 per cent increase in its Rolls-Royce Motor Cars sales in 2014.