Property Market Review H2 2014 – Oman
In the global ranking of Muslim-friendly holiday destinations of 2014, Malaysia followed by UAE have secured the top spots. Oman is at the 11th position. The rankings are based on criteria set by Crescent Rating, a leading Muslim travel rating organisation based in Singapore.
Arabian Car Marketing, in cooperation with the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) has started recalling 234 Ford Explorers (2011 and 2012 models). The campaign, which began on Tuesday, will see recall of 85 2011 models and 149 2012 models of the vehicle.
In the first half of this month, Muscat Municipality has shut down 17 restaurants, coffee shops and foodstuff outlets for violating health and hygiene norms.
A team from the Directorate General of Manpower in North Batinah, in cooperation with the Labour Welfare Directorate, arrested 151 Labour Law violators.
Muscat and Salalah airports witnessed an increase in flight and passenger traffic by the end of the first half of this year.
As many as 700 Omani students who are going to the US on scholarships interacted with local companies at a two-day event organised by the Oman American Business Council (OABC) in cooperation with the US Embassy in Muscat.
A conference on Fair Trial Safeguards opened under the patronage of H E Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan bin Hamoud al Busaidi, Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar at Hilton Salalah Hotel on Wednesday.