October 08, 2015 - 13:02 GMT
In a clash to go on top of the table, hosts Oman take on much fancied Iran in a Group D qualifier for the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Thursday. The match kicks off at 6.30pm.
October 07, 2015 - 23:40 GMT
Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has assigned a provisional rating of (P)A1 to the proposed Omani rials certificates to be issued by Oman Sovereign Sukuk.
October 07, 2015 - 16:49 GMT
Shin Bet says it did not manage to reach agreement with local security forces in Persian Gulf state and therefore wouldn't permit windsurfing delegation’s visit to the country.
October 05, 2015 - 19:13 GMT
2016 will be a crossroads for Islamic finance, according to Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services (S&P). Falling oil prices and low interest rates internationally present a challenge, while the standardization of Islamic finance products
October 05, 2015 - 16:53 GMT
While the Middle East still has one of the lowest break-even prices for crude oil, falling oil prices will put pressure on fiscal budgets and could result in a knock-on effect as governments reduce spending on certain projects.
October 05, 2015 - 16:06 GMT
Oman coach Paul Le Guen has named a 23-member squad for the forthcoming FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifier against Iran, which will be played at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on October 8.
October 01, 2015 - 15:53 GMT
Following a request from the Oman Football Association (OFA), the FIFA has accepted to switch the forthcoming 2018 World Cup qualifier against India from the Seeb Sports Stadium to the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex (SQSC).
September 29, 2015 - 20:33 GMT
The stores were inspected and told they failed to comply with health standards for their foodstuff and produce.
September 28, 2015 - 11:37 GMT
Fatma al Nabhani, Oman's top tennis player, collected her fifth ITF trophy of the year on Saturday when she took the singles crown at the US$10,000 ITF Pro Circuit Phoenix Live tournament in Hyderabad, India on Saturday.
September 28, 2015 - 07:26 GMT
GS EPS, South Korea's largest independent power producer, has inaugurated Asia's largest biomass power plant in partnership with Oman's Oil Company.