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The plans were revealed at a press conference at the Imex Frankfurt 2015 in Germany.
May 22, 2015 - 01:23 GMT
The plans were revealed at a press conference at the Imex Frankfurt 2015 in Germany.
Omani Leader Sultan Qaboos bin Said seen here in Muscat on Oct. 31, 2011. (AFP Photo/Mohammed Mahjoub)
May 20, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
The country is likely to avoid deep cuts in spending as the real GDP grows by 4 percent in 2015.
Oman national football team
May 14, 2015 - 16:11 GMT
The Oman Football Association (OFA) has joined hands with roumaan.com to sell tickets online for matches involving the national team in Oman.
Despite calls for relief from the pressure of rising living costs, many employers in the UAE are still reluctant to increase staff allowances this year.
May 13, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Despite calls for relief from the pressure of rising living costs, many employers in the UAE are still reluctant to increase staff allowances this year.
Saudi King Salman meets with US President Barack Obama at the Erga Palace in Riyadh on Jan. 27, 2015. (AFP/Saul Loeb)
May 12, 2015 - 10:18 GMT
Manifestations of Saudi and Israeli unhappiness with US policy toward Iran have not brought about any major changes in its strategy.
The government sees the debut sovereign sukuk issue as a benchmark transaction. Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Muscat. (Pixabay)
May 12, 2015 - 04:30 GMT
Plans for the launch of Oman's debut sovereign sukuk are nearly complete, according to Oman's Ministry of Finance.
Only two of the six Gulf nations invited to Camp David will be sending delegates for the US president's discussion on Iran negotiations. (AFP/File)
May 11, 2015 - 17:47 GMT
Only two of the six Gulf nations invited to Camp David will be sending delegates for the US president's discussion on Iran negotiations.
Officials meet at the Gulf Cooperation Council summit in Riyadh on May 5, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 11, 2015 - 08:14 GMT
Officials of the Gulf Cooperation Council agreed to continue with plans to add a value-added tax in their six nations, suggesting low oil prices may be behind the new support for the potential reform.
The Embassy of the Philippines in Oman. (muscatpe.org)
May 06, 2015 - 06:18 GMT
Oman's three month amnesty programme for the repatriation of illegal workers has seen over 14,000 migrants register at various embassies.
Ali al Habsi
May 05, 2015 - 08:24 GMT
Wigan Athletic goalkeeper Ali al Habsi of Oman will not be returning to play for the Latics next season.
2015 Beach Soccer World Cup logo
April 29, 2015 - 13:22 GMT
Asian champion Oman has been clubbed in a tough Group B with former World Cup finalists - Switzerland and Italy - and Costa Rica for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Portugal 2015, following the draw on Tuesday.