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Oman has now made it easier for tourists from Iran, India, China and Russia to visit the country with a new e-Visa system. (Pixabay)
April 24, 2017 - 10:14 GMT
Oman has raised its short stay tourist visa from $13 to almost $52.
Photo: Muscat Daily
April 16, 2017 - 16:08 GMT
Oman Swimming Association (OSA) chairman Taha al Kishry was re-elected as the president of the Arab Swimming Federation (ASF) on Saturday.
The refinery will have the capacity to process 230,000 barrels of crude oil per day for both local and international markets. (File photo)
April 12, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Kuwait Petroleum has signed a deal with Oman for the development of a major refinery in Al Wusta.
Oman Oil Company headquarter building in Muscat, Oman. (Shutterstock)
April 10, 2017 - 12:46 GMT
Oman wants to provide employment opportunities for part-time work in the private sector.
The full impact of the recent corporate tax increase in Oman and higher royalty charges for telecom companies will result in earnings stress for listed companies during the first quarter of 2017. (Al Bawaba)
April 09, 2017 - 12:44 GMT
Major companies listed on the Muscat Securities Market are expected to report a 20 percent fall in net earnings for the first quarter of 2017.
One of the two proposed methanol plants is backed by a Chinese group which has a subsidiary in neighboring UAE. (Shutterstock)
April 09, 2017 - 10:33 GMT
Investors from China are considering plans to develop a pair of methanol projects in Oman, said a report.
Mohammed al Nabhani (Photo: Muscat Daily)
April 05, 2017 - 19:21 GMT
Mohammed al Nabhani is the most experienced player in Oman's squad for the Davis Cup. That experience came to the fore on Tuesday as the 32 year old...
The Central Bank of Oman in Muscat. (File photo)
April 05, 2017 - 10:51 GMT
The Central Bank of Oman issued $154 million worth of treasury bills this week.
Photo: Muscat Daily
April 03, 2017 - 06:24 GMT
The Oman Golf Committee has signed a preferred supplier agreement with the local Omani sports retailer Golf World to become the Oman Golf Committee’s...
The aggregate primary issuance of bonds and sukuk by GCC entities totaled $167.54 billion in 2016, a 41.2 percent increase from the total amount raised in 2015. (File photo)
April 02, 2017 - 14:28 GMT
A report stated that the aggregate primary issuance of bonds and sukuk by GCC entities totaled $167.54 billion in 2016.
Players from Seeb Club assaulted the umpire as the match was ending (Photo: Muscat Daily)
April 02, 2017 - 09:24 GMT
Last Thursday could go down as the most topsy-turvy day in the recent history of Oman hockey. The day began with the Oman Hockey Association...
The project will cover a total area of 400,000 square metres and will be built through two stages. The construction work for the first phase will start by next year.
April 02, 2017 - 09:20 GMT
Oman said a new waterfront development project worth OMR400 million ($1 billion) will be developed in Muscat as part of the country's 2040 vision.
Ali al Habsi
March 29, 2017 - 14:50 GMT
Oman captain and English Championship side Reading goalkeeper Ali al Habsi has made it to the Championship team of the season announced by popular website...
Jordan's King Abdullah II (2-R) speaks to Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud (2-L) as Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi (R) stands behind them during the Arab League summit in the Jordanian Dead Sea resort of Sweimeh on March 29, 2017. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
March 29, 2017 - 13:46 GMT
Arab leaders are expected to address the multiple armed conflicts around the region and several resolutions related to the Palestinian cause.
Under the new agreement Oman Air will connect travelers to 59 destinations across Europe and North America from Lufthansa’s Frankfurt and Munich hubs. (Shutterstock)
March 29, 2017 - 10:38 GMT
Oman Air is continuing its expansion across Europe and North America by signing a new partnership agreement with Lufthansa.
Oman cracks down on private health clinics. (File photo)
March 28, 2017 - 14:25 GMT
More than 100 private health clinics were warned and fined for breaching regulations in Oman and 12 were shut down.