Oman recorded a deficit of 21 percent of its GDP in 2016 as the oil price plunged to its lowest level in years. (File photo)
July 25, 2017 - 22:25 GMT
Oman’s government has slashed 20 percent from its subsidy bill over the past three years.
Mashaykhi's 10.49m will be the new Asian record (Photo: Muscat Daily)
July 25, 2017 - 16:45 GMT
In a path-breaking achievement, Oman's 26 year old Mohammed al Mashaykhi won the sultanate’s first ever medal at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships, which concluded in London, UK, on Sunday.
The Oman Golf Committee’s mission is to raise awareness and participation levels for golf in Oman. (Photo: Supplied)
July 23, 2017 - 17:33 GMT
The leading telecommunications provider in the Sultanate, Omantel, and Golf Oman have joined hands to raise awareness and participation for the game of golf in the Sultanate.
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...