OMAN NEWS

Oman mediates release of Canadian national from detention in Iran

Oman mediates release of Canadian national from detention in Iran
Muscat - 

An official source in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that in response to the Royal Order of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, the Omani government has mediated to secure the release of Canadian national Dr Homa Hoodfar from detention in Iran. Oman mediated following a request from the Canadian government to assist in her release.

Oman-Jordan Friendship Committee meets

Oman-Jordan Friendship Committee meets
Muscat - 

The Omani side of the Oman-Jordan Parliamentary Friendship Committee on Monday held its third meeting at the State Council. The meeting was headed by Mohammed Hamed Ali al Masruri.

Omantel launches e-learning platform to share experiences, skills

Muscat - 

As part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR), Omantel, has announced the launch of its first Omani open e-learning platform ‘Edlal’, in cooperation with ‘Rudha’ and ‘Point’. Edlal is an innovative initiative designed to share experiences, knowledge and skills between experts and young people.

State Council chief receives NATO delegation

State Council chief receives NATO delegation
Muscat - 

H E Dr Yahya bin Mahfoudh al Manthri, chairman of the State Council on Monday welcomed a delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).

Workshop on IPV6 begins at TRA headquarters

Muscat - 

A three-day training workshop on Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPV6) began at the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority’s (TRA) headquarters on Monday. 

Italian Defence Minister to visit sultanate today

Italian Defence Minister to visit sultanate today

Muscat - 

Roberta Pinotti, Italy’s Minister of Defence will arrive in Oman as part of an official visit on Tuesday.

Traffic Safety Expo activities to spread awareness in a fun way

Traffic Safety Expo activities to spread awareness in a fun way

Muscat - 

The ROP in cooperation with Omanexpo has announced details of the Oman Traffic Safety Expo which will be held from October 18-20 at the Oman International Exhibition Centre. 

Four athletes to take part in Special Winter Olympics, says Sayyid Faisal

Four athletes to take part in Special Winter Olympics, says Sayyid Faisal

Muscat - 

The Special Olympics Oman Association on Monday announced that four athletes will take part in the Special Winter Olympics in 2017. 



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