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The new system is designed to automatically detect late or non-payment of salaries to employees in the private sector. (Shutterstock)
July 20, 2017 - 09:59 GMT
Oman will monitor salary payments made to employees in the private sector.
Oman national team midfielder Raed Ibrahim (second from right), his agent Issam al Shanfari (second from left), and Valletta FC officials after the signing of a two-year deal between Raed and Valletta in Malta
July 19, 2017 - 17:50 GMT
In a career-defining move, experienced Oman national team midfielder Raed Ibrahim Saleh has signed a two-year deal with Malta's multiple domestic league champions, Valletta FC, recently...
The company posted a net profit of $103.9 million for the first half of 2017, compared to $173.5 million in the same period of 2016. (Twitter)
July 18, 2017 - 09:50 GMT
Omantel has reported a huge decline in net profit for the six months period ended June 30, 2017.
Oman keeper Ali Al Habsi
July 17, 2017 - 17:06 GMT
Pioneering Oman goalkeeper says goodbye to Reading as he joins Saudi’s Al Hilal
Photo: Muscat Daily
July 13, 2017 - 12:11 GMT
Football causes the maximum number of sports injuries in Oman, of which knee injuries are the most common. Over 90 per cent of patients visiting most orthopaedicians and sports clinics in the country suffer knee injuries due to the national game.
Oman football team captain Ali Al Habsi (Photo: Reading FC)
July 05, 2017 - 11:02 GMT
Oman football team captain and English Championship side Reading goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi will ink a deal with one of the biggest Saudi Arabian clubs, Al Hilal, in the coming days.
Photo: @ahdaafme
July 03, 2017 - 18:53 GMT
@ahdaafme: Rumour has it that Ali Al-Habsi will leave Reading for @Alhilal_EN after foreign GKs were allowed to play in #DawryJameel. Tweets this.
According to government officials, the rule was implemented to stop expatriates switching jobs and joining competing firms.
June 29, 2017 - 11:44 GMT
An online poll in Oman suggests that the majority want the No Objection Certificate (NOC) rule to stay.
The financial sector is no stranger to the phenomenon of ransomware attacks. (Pixabay)
June 21, 2017 - 15:17 GMT
Here's what the financial sector can learn from the WannaCry fallout.
More women above the age of 40 are seeking jobs in Oman. (AFP/ File)
June 21, 2017 - 15:02 GMT
More women above the age of 40 are seeking jobs in Oman.
Oman is the most cybersecure country in the Arab world. (Pixabay)
June 20, 2017 - 11:56 GMT
Oman is the most cybersecure country in the Arab world.
Muscat. (File photo)
June 19, 2017 - 12:21 GMT
Oman ranks as the leading Arab country for starting businesses, according to a new report.
Oman Racing’s Ahmad Al Harthy, right, and Tom Jackson celebrate on the podium. Photo - Supplied
June 17, 2017 - 23:15 GMT
Oman Racing celebrated a truly outstanding performance at the Circuit de la Sarthe in France on Thursday with Ahmad Al Harthy and...
Oman football team
June 13, 2017 - 14:28 GMT
Oman football team coach Pim Verbeek expressed confidence of a good showing from the Red Warriors against hosts Palestine in a Group D third-round match of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers...
Suits suitably suits-up for celebration. (USA Network)
June 13, 2017 - 09:02 GMT
The stars of TV show "Suits" celebrated
Passengers are re-routing their trips via Oman after Saudi Arabia and UAE suspended their flights to Qatar. (File photo)
June 12, 2017 - 22:00 GMT
Oman is emerging as a key transit hub amid the recent Gulf crisis.