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Salim Bahwan on the set of his new feature, in which he also stars. (Photo courtesy of Muscat Daily)
July 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The third directorial effort from the Omani actor-director is on the way, with English subtitles.
The Omagine Project will incorporate cultural, heritage, entertainment and residential components. Yiti Beach, Muscat. (Shutterstock)
June 30, 2015 - 10:41 GMT
The ambitious complex will cover one million square meters of beachfront west of Muscat.
Rising tourism activities contribute to the construction industry's foreseen growth for the next three years. (AFP/File)
June 26, 2015 - 07:46 GMT
Rising tourism activities contribute to the construction industry's foreseen growth for the next three years.
The six prisoners of Yemeni descent were transported to Oman for resettlement. (AFP/File)
June 13, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Six Guantanamo Bay detainees of Yemeni descent were transferred to Oman for resettlement, according to the Pentagon.
Ali Al-Habsi
June 11, 2015 - 14:10 GMT
The rags-to-riches stories of many a football great have inspired fans across the world to fall in love with the beautiful game.
Prince Ali bin Hussein
June 10, 2015 - 12:05 GMT
Confirming that Oman had voted for Prince Ali bin Hussein during last month's FIFA presidential election against Sepp Blatter, Sayyid Khalid al Busaidy...
Oman goes down to Syria in friendly
June 07, 2015 - 11:05 GMT
Oman's preparations for the forthcoming FIFA World Cup Group D qualifier against hosts India on June 11 came under the spotlight when it lost 1-2 to a strong Syrian side at the Seeb Sports Stadium on Friday.
Oman Oil Company invited bids from international energy infrastructure contractors for the construction of a giant crude oil storage terminal. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 20:54 GMT
Oman Oil Company invited bids from international energy infrastructure contractors for the construction of a giant crude oil storage terminal.
Oman team
June 01, 2015 - 15:06 GMT
Oman was held to a goalless draw by hosts Bahrain in an international football friendly match at the Bahrain National Stadium in Manama on Saturday night.
Houthi fighters rally in the Yemeni capital city Sanaa, March 26 2015.  (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
May 31, 2015 - 16:27 GMT
Officials from Yemen's exiled government say US officials are holding talks in Oman with Houthi leaders, in a bid to find a political solution to the ongoing Yemen crisis.
Omani leader Sultan Qaboos bin Said (right) and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sit during a welcome ceremony in Muscat on March 12, 2014. (AFP Photo/Mohammed Mahjoub)
May 26, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The deal will institutionalize and promote relations between Muscat and Tehran.