Detail from Ayham Jabr's
August 16, 2017 - 12:56 GMT
"Transition: Contemporary Art from the Middle East" will showcase the work of 38 modern Arab artists, and will include workshops
Photo: @MnbrAlhilal
August 16, 2017 - 08:12 GMT
It has not even been a month since social media in the region welcomed Oman’s star goalkeeper Ali al Habsi signing a three-year deal with Saudi giant Al Hilal with thousands of tweets and Facebook posts.
Muscat also emerged as the most affordable city to live in the Middle East, along with Khobar and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. (File photo)
August 13, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Oman has emerged as the third most affordable place to buy a home in the world, according to a new report.
The Mena Golf Tour logo
August 12, 2017 - 22:54 GMT
The Mena Tour has lauded the Oman Golf Committee for its continued support in putting the tour on a trajectory for growth, saying it’s just a matter of time before the tour events return to the Sultanate’s premier golf clubs, a press release said on Saturday.
Haj was arrested hours after the publication of a second article that contined to call into question the judiciary's independence. (File/Photo)
August 10, 2017 - 13:35 GMT
Yusuf al-Haj was arrested after an article was published last year in the Omani newspaper Azamn
The deal will give Omantel exposure to nine growth markets with a total population of 175 million outside an already-saturated domestic market. (File photo)
August 10, 2017 - 11:47 GMT
Omantel has signed a deal to acquire a 9.84 percent stake in Kuwait’s Zain for OMR325.6 million ($845.6 million).
L-R: Adil al Balushi, Abdullah Bamkhalef, Sajjad al Lawati and Hashim al Salmi of the organising committee at a press conference on Tuesday (Photo: Muscat Daily)
August 09, 2017 - 09:36 GMT
The Oman Table Tennis Committee (OTTC) on Tuesday announced that its ready to host the 16th Arab Cup Table Tennis Championships for men and women...
Salam Air has flown more than 223,765 guests over its first six months of operations. (AFP)
August 08, 2017 - 13:23 GMT
The airline has created 180 direct jobs, achieving a 56 percent Omanisation rate.
The loan brings to over $10 billion Oman’s external borrowing in 2017. (File photo)
August 06, 2017 - 10:49 GMT
Oman has recently raised a $3.55 billion loan from a group of undisclosed Chinese financial institutions.
The Duqm refinery occupies more than 2,000 acres and, when completed, will have a refining capacity of approximately 230,000 barrels of oil per day. (File photo)
August 06, 2017 - 10:15 GMT
The scope of work includes engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, training and start-up operations for all the utilities and off-sites at Duqm.
Oman Table Tennis Committee logo
August 03, 2017 - 17:36 GMT
The Sultanate, represented by Oman Table Tennis Federation (OTTF) will host the 16th Arab Cup for Table Tennis for the Arab teams, due to be organized during 15th till 20th August at Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Bausher, Muscat.
Traders at Muscat Securities Market (MSM), the only stock exchange in Oman. (Photo courtesy of TBY)
August 01, 2017 - 12:05 GMT
Shares on the Muscat Securities Market (MSM) declined on weak investor sentiment.
Drivers queue up to fill their tanks with fuel at a petrol station in Kuwait City on the eve of increased petrol prices on August 31, 2016. (Yasser Al Zayyat/ AFP)
July 31, 2017 - 12:16 GMT
The slowdown in economic activity and fuel price reforms have impacted fuel demand in Oman.
July 30, 2017 - 13:58 GMT
Arabs have flocked to this Omani version of "Despacito," sung by Mohamed al Munji, because it nails how hard it is to get married.
The agency said that Oman’s fiscal performance last year and in the first few months of 2017 were weaker than was suggested. (File photo)
July 30, 2017 - 13:27 GMT
Things are not looking good for Oman and Bahrain.
Private deposits in Oman are on the rise. (Photo courtesy of Bank Muscat)
July 30, 2017 - 12:11 GMT
Private deposits at commercial banks in Oman rose by 2.5 percent by the end of May 2017.