H E Dr Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Obaid al Sa’eedi, Minister of Health received Rosalind Campion, director of international trade in the Directorate General of Exports in the UK last week.
The number of active establishments covered by the social insurance system reached 16,723 by the end of May according to the latest statistics issued by the Public Authority for Social Insurance (PASI).
The Princess Sabeeka Bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa Global Award for Women Empowerment has announced the receipt of entries for the prize, which amounts to about US$400,000.
With the Gulf landscape increasingly going tech-savvy, it is important that organisations change their mindset regarding spending on the right technologies to deal with cybersecurity breach. According to an annual survey conducted by the Gulf Business Machines (GBM), the region’s IT solutions provider, 41 per cent of Gulf-based enterprises admitted to being breached at least once in the last 12 months, in comparison to 28 per cent in 2016.
The grand yoga session organised in Muscat by the Embassy of India on June 21 to celebrate the 4th International Day of Yoga witnessed participation of about 5,000 persons. These included citizens, Indians, other expatriates, diplomatic corps and students.
Muscat Municipality raided a residential building in Al Khuwayr and evicted 17 single men workers recently.
The FIFA World Cup is in full swing in Russia and the first ten days have been full of surprises.
Cyclone Mekunu that struck Dhofar last month created temporary lakes across the world’s largest contiguous sand desert Rub al Khali, NASA stated.