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Oman beach soccer team
March 27, 2017 - 16:06 GMT
The debacle of Oman, the 2015 Asian champion, at the recently-concluded AFC Beach Soccer Championship in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia was initially attributed to inadequate preparations by the national team coach Talib Hilal.
Muscat, the capital of Oman. (Shutterstock)
March 27, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
Oman’s central bank has signed a memorandum of understanding with its Iranian counterpart, sources reported.
You can't say that we haven't warned you. (Pixabay)
March 27, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
In the new rules, Oman authorities list the types of violations and fines for establishments and individuals.
Quriyat, Oman. (Shutterstock)
March 26, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Oman will soon have a multimillion-dollar integrated tourism complex along the eastern coast of Quriyat.
The Islamic, or halal, food industry is valued at about $2 trillion a year. (File photo)
March 23, 2017 - 17:06 GMT
Oman has several advantages in attracting investment in Sharia-compliant industries, including halal food.
Fatma al Nabhani
March 22, 2017 - 18:56 GMT
Oman's tennis ace Fatma al Nabhani has been seeded second in the Open du Havre - a US$15,000 ITF tournament - that began in the French city of Le Havre on Tuesday.
Field and well development plans are already underway and the first development well has been drilled. (File photo)
March 22, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
The second phase of BP’s Block 61 gas project in Oman is expected to deliver 0.5bn cubic feet of gas per day by 2020.
Oman national football team
March 21, 2017 - 20:26 GMT
Oman national football team started yesterday its internal camp at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Boucher, which will continue until the...
The increase in tobacco prices was mainly due to an increase in transportation, housing, water, electricity and fuel categories. (File photo)
March 21, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Oman’s annual inflation rose to 2.38 percent year-on-year, with prices of tobacco products jumping by 23.23 percent in February.
Fatima Al Nabhani (Photo: beIN Sports)
March 20, 2017 - 21:27 GMT
Fatima Al Nabhani is participating in the Davis Cup, which will be held from March 20th to 27th.
Fatma Al Nabhani
March 14, 2017 - 17:54 GMT
The Oman Tennis Association (OTA) has finalised the teams for forthcoming Islamic Solidatiry Games and the Davis Cup Group IV competition.
The Muttrah Souq in Muscat, Oman. (Shutterstock/ EQRoy)
March 14, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
Oman is planning a major boost in digital and public infrastructure for the historic city of Muttrah to boost tourism.
Photo: Muscat Daily
March 13, 2017 - 16:38 GMT
Four Omani athletes will compete at the Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017 in Austria from March 14 to 25. They will join 2,700 athletes representing 107 countries competing in nine disciplines.
Among the hotels being run by Oman Hotels & Tourism Co include: Ruwi Hotel in Muscat, Al Wadi Hotel in Sohar, Sur Plaza Hotel in Sur and the Desert Nights Camp in the Sharqiyah Sands. (Oman Hotels)
March 06, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Oman Hotels & Tourism Co has formulated a strategic five-year business plan, paving the way for its long-term growth and to meet future requirements of the industry with new hotel products.
This was the first time that Oman had issued a 30 year maturity period bond, which accounted for $2 billion of the funds raised. (File photo)
March 06, 2017 - 05:59 GMT
Oman has entered the international market to cover its 2017 budget deficit and has raised $5 billion from last week's international bond sale.
Fatma al Nabhani
March 05, 2017 - 17:45 GMT
Top-seeded Fatma al Nabhani's hunt for the elusive title in 2017 continues as the Omani star was forced to retire due to illness during her semifinal match against India's Mahak Jain in the US$15,000 ITF women's tennis tournament in Gwalior, India on Friday.