August 25, 2016 - 12:07 GMT
While cheap oil has forced some GCC countries to put rail construction on the back burner, Oman's rail project to link Salalah, Sohar and Duqm is going forward.
August 23, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
After commanding attention at film festivals in Berlin, Algeria, and Dubai, the Egyptian short has now scooped the top prize in Oman.
August 23, 2016 - 06:40 GMT
The Omran project spans 2.2-sq-km and will offer residential units, recreational facilities a beachfront luxury resort hotel and a boutique hotel.
August 22, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Omran's investments include the takeover of Oman Sail and Oman Tourism College, Marina Bander Rhowda, and a 40 percent stake in The Wave development.
August 17, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The iconic five-star hotel in Muscat will begin booking guests in a few weeks.
August 15, 2016 - 15:14 GMT
Oman's campaign at the 2016 Rio Olympics came to an end on a disappointing note when its shooter Hamed al Khatri finished a poor 43rd out of the 44 participants in the qualification round of the men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions on Sunday.
August 11, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Oman says it has arrived at an agreement with Iran to change the route and design of a planned undersea natural gas pipeline which will be meant to take natural gas from the Islamic Republic to the sultanate through the Persian Gulf.
August 11, 2016 - 12:55 GMT
At least seven different online visa agencies operating inside and outside Oman are using Facebook and other social media apps to sell their services – often conning unsuspecting customers out of money.
August 11, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Oman ordered the closure of a newspaper that published critical reports accusing government officials of pressuring the judiciary.
August 08, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Hotel income has slumped by 36 per cent and there was an overall 19 per cent drop in visitors to the Sultanate.
August 07, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Oman is seeing steady growth in the fishing industry, with about 63 tonnes of fish caught per boat.
August 04, 2016 - 08:25 GMT
The upcoming Oman Convention and Exhibition Center is set to open in mid-September, a month behind schedule.
August 03, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Oman's Ministry of Manpower is now allowing labor complaints to be formally placed in English.
August 02, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Domestic sales of M90 petrol went up 265 per cent to 2.82 million barrels during the period, as against 772,000 barrels last year, while M95 petrol declined by 21 per cent to 8.88 million barrels from previous year's 11.20 million barrels.
July 31, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Coupling traditional Omani culture with modern design, the new terminal will be able to handle 12 million passengers per year.