Gianni Infantino
April 20, 2015 - 15:46 GMT
Gianni Infantino, the general secretary of the UEFA, delivered a keynote address at the 2015 Oman Sports Conference (OSC), which was hosted by the Ministry of Sports Affairs at Crowne Plaza Hotel on Sunday.
The company signed an exploration and production-sharing agreement in December 2013 for Block 41
April 13, 2015 - 23:10 GMT
French oil and gas giant Total has pulled out of a deepwater block in offshore Oman after failing to make commercially attractive discoveries.
The sultanate’s unemployment rate during the period in fact witnessed a strong decline, from as high as 14.4 per cent in 2003 to 11.75 per cent in 2014. (Image: file photo)
April 09, 2015 - 07:41 GMT
The number of job seekers in the sultanate has registered a 2.6 per cent average annual growth over the 2003-2010 period, totaling 146,385 people and forming 11.75 per cent of the nation’s workforce.
Production of regular petrol (90 octanes) in February fell 41.9 per cent to 388.1 barrels compared to 668.5 barrels in the same month last year.  (Image: file photo)
April 09, 2015 - 07:33 GMT
The sultanate produced 12,321.4 barrels of petrol (regular and super) in February marking a 7.5 per cent fall compared to the output of 13,320.6 barrels during the same month in 2014.
Ali al Habsi
April 02, 2015 - 15:59 GMT
The captain and goalkeeping legend of Oman Ali al Habsi has said that the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar will make the entire Gulf region proud and inspire a new generation of players to follow in his footsteps.
Salarey with his two daughters before his death. (Image:
April 02, 2015 - 09:54 GMT
Omani artist gets the death sentence for murdering her ex-husband Emirati poet Ahmed Hussain Salarey.
Oman has
April 02, 2015 - 08:33 GMT
Universal Studio's Fast and Furious 7 has fans across Oman in a frenzy.
Algeria outplay Oman in Doha friendly
March 30, 2015 - 20:43 GMT
Oman were handed a 4-1 defeat by Algeria in an international football friendly match played in Doha on Monday.
Oman Air, the flag carrier of the Sultanate, said its total revenue rose four per cent to RO398.3 million ($1.03 billion) in 2014 when compared to the same period a year ago.
March 30, 2015 - 06:26 GMT
Oman Air, the flag carrier of the Sultanate, has ordered 20 Boeing 737 aircraft as part of a plan to double its fleet to 70 planes by 2020.
Beczala, Voronkov and the Czech National Symphony Orchestra performed with the utmost passion and earned very loud applauses and cheers. (Image:
March 30, 2015 - 05:26 GMT
Polish opera superstar Piotr Beczala gave a mesmerizing performance in Oman over the weekend.
Oman team celebrate winning the title (picture courtesy of @Omanfa)
March 29, 2015 - 23:03 GMT
Oman, the newly crowned Asian beach soccer champions, returned to a hero's welcome on Sunday with the Oman Football Association (OFA) and the members of the team dedicating the title to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said.