Oman

January 28, 2015

Oman Ministry of Housing has signed three agreements which will help boost aquaculture production in the country from 353 tons (2013) to 7,330 tons annually.
11:59 GMT

Oman Ministry of Housing has signed three agreements which will help boost aquaculture production in the country from 353 tons (2013) to 7,330 tons annually.

January 25, 2015

Umm Kulthum was and still is one of the Arab world's timeless musical icons. (Image: Albustanseeds.org)
08:16 GMT

Timeless musical icon Umm Kulthum was honored with a performance by Rehab Omar during the Muscat Chamber Music Series.

January 21, 2015

Paul Le Guen
14:15 GMT

Oman coach Paul Le Guen was fined US$1,000 by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on Monday for his failure to attend a post-match interview after Oman's concluding game in the Asian Cup against Kuwait on Saturday.

January 19, 2015

Oman DryDock
20:04 GMT

Oman Drydock Company has handed over its 300th vessel since starting operations in 2011.

The total investment in the present phase will reach $2.5 billion once the remaining work is completed, the Times of Oman report said.
04:55 GMT

The plant has a capacity for commercial export of 27 million cu ft per day of natural gas and 2,500 barrels per day of condensates.

January 18, 2015

The aim of the Muscat Chamber Music Series is to provide workshops and free concerts so that people in Oman can learn more about the value of music. (Image: Omanobserver.om)
13:20 GMT

Oman aims to teach people the value of music through its upcoming Muscat Chamber Music Series.

Boney M is Oman bound. (Image: www.oztix.com.au)
06:25 GMT

Bringing the beats from the 70s and 80s, old school music group Boney M are bringing discovers lovers a cool treat at the Seeb-based Oman Automobile Club on Feb. 5, 2015.

January 11, 2015

Melody Gardot performing at the Royal Opera House Muscat on Thursday. (Image: Khalid Al Busaidi/ ROHM)
09:26 GMT

Melody Gardot jazzed up the place on Thursday night, bring her wit, charm, and seriously mad skill to the Royal Opera House Muscat

January 6, 2015

Oman Air, the national carrier of Oman, has announced the launch of a new plan to reduce its operational expenditure.
04:55 GMT

Oman Air, which reported an annual loss in 2013, previously said that it will spin off some of its business units to become profitable.

January 1, 2015

Oman's finance ministry released the 2015 state budget on Thursday. (AFP/File)
19:00 GMT

Oman plans to increase expenditures amid the oil slump, leaving the country with a projected USD 6.47 billion budget deficit in 2015.

December 30, 2014

Ali Al-Habsi
20:23 GMT

The Oman international had been earmarked as a potential summer signing by manager Roberto Martinez but the deal may be accelerated by Tim Howard's injury setback

December 28, 2014

December 25, 2014

Who said Santa had a bunch of reindeer? Santa (or Santas more like it!) ride proud Arabian pedigree horses in the Middle East - it´s too hot for reindeer of course! Yalla, giddy up!!
04:13 GMT

Arab Santas unite! Here's our top picks from the MENA region. Welcome to Christmas in Arabia!

December 23, 2014

Saudi Investments in Oman
09:42 GMT

There is untapped potential for Saudi investments in Oman, officials said at the Omani-Saudi Investment and Trade Forum which began at the Bank Muscat headquarters on Monday.

December 22, 2014

Boney M has been making music for decades. Will Muscat dig? (Image: www.oztix.com.au)
09:20 GMT

We loved them about 40 years ago, and soon Muscat music lovers will get groovy with Boney M once again.