Oman

February 11, 2004

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Sayyid Shihab bin Tariq al-Said, Advisor to the Omani Sultan, Lt. General Malik bin Sulaiman al-Ma’amari, Inspector General of Police and Customs, She

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The Crown Prince and the Commander in Chief of the Bahrain Defence Force, Shaikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa received Tuesday night the US Assistant S

February 5, 2004

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Bank Dhofar has officially launched its new corporate identity. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Executive of Bank Dhofar, Ahmed Ali Al-Shanfari said, “Our new identity, from logo to typography to core

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The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) recently organized a familarization trip for more than 120 tour operators from the leading German travel agency, Der Tour.   The visit was

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Wastewater manager Metito and Target Oman have won an eight million Omani rial ($20 million) contract to provide a sewerage system for the residents of Ibra Town in the Sultanate. Treated water from t

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United Arab Emirates’ Mashreqbank has appointed Bank of New York to provide third party settlement services for Continuous Linked Settlement. The arrangement will promote the integration of Mashreqban

February 3, 2004

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US-based Raytheon Company has been awarded five separate competitive contracts totaling $7.9 million for Paveway II Laser Guided Bomb components in the Middle East and Asia. The contracts are for the

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Saudi Arabia earned approximately seven billion Saudi riyals ($1.9 billion) during this year’s Haj season, up SR 1.5 billion compared to profits from last year. According to local economic experts, fo

January 27, 2004

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In a ceremony attended by a number of high-ranking government officials, Oman’s Minister of Transport and Communications Malik Bin Suleiman Al-Ma’mari officially opened a new asphalted runway that Pet

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In keeping with the requirement of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Dubai International Airport has received the aerodrome certificate from the General Civil Aviation Authority (G

January 26, 2004

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Malik bin Sulaiman al-Ma'amari, Oman's Transport and Telecommunications Minister on Sunday opened Fahoud Airport, built at a cost of RO 1 million in the wilayat of Ibri in the Dhahirah region.

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Two Iranian companies and a Dutch company have agreed to set up a factory to produce color TV in the island of Qeshm by the end of the current Iranian year (March 20).

January 22, 2004

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<b>Date:</b> Jan 19-22, 2004 <b>Location:</b> Oman International Exhibition Centre, Muscat <b>Specifics:</b> The event acts as a meeting ground for business development by introducing new product

January 20, 2004

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Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said has issued Royal Decree No. 10/2004 appointing advisor at the Royal Office. Article one of the Decree appointed Major-Ge

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Diabetes Type II is reaching pandemic proportions in the Middle East and action from policy makers is needed now to stop deaths from this manageable disease, according to the World Health Organization