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  1. Omani entrepreneurs to network across borders on February 9Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Omani entrepreneurs will have a rare opportunity to network across the borders at the Back-to-Business, the biggest networking event in Oman, according to Stefan Radstrom, new General Manager at Grand Hyatt Muscat, which will be hosting the event. Omani entrepreneurs will have a rare opportunity to network across the borders at the Back-to-Business, the biggest networking event in Oman, according to Stefan Radstrom, new General Manager at Grand Hyatt Muscat, which will be hosting the event.

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  2. FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... Gas technology, and Colonel (retired) Abdulwahab Abdulkarim Al Balushi, general manager security and facilitation of Oman Airports Management Company (OAMC), and also acting general manager of Muscat International Airport. Ahmed bin Suwaidan Al ...

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  3. Only 47% of Omani graduates get jobs in Oman: SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... in the Sultanate, a survey conducted by the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) has revealed. Speaking to the Times of Oman, a senior official from MoHE said the survey was carried out among 12,551 students, who have been searching for jobs after ...

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  4. Oman hockey: AHF declares Gulf Hockey Fiesta as 'sanctioned' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: The United Thalassery Sports Club , who in association with the Oman Hockey Association , is gearing up to organise the Starcare Cup Gulf Hockey Fiesta at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on February 26, have got a shot in the arm with Asian Hockey Federation under the International Hockey Federation regulations formally recognising this regional venture. UTSC, who had informed the AHF through OHA about the forthcoming event, received this encouraging reply from 'Dato' Tayyab Ikram, Chief Executive of Asian Hockey Federation .

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  5. Oman Cricket: All in the mind, says Oman national team manager ZaidiRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: All set to embark on an ambitious mission, Oman's national cricket team's manager Jameel Zaidi is confident of his team leaving a long lasting impression on the world stage. "We have had terrific and tough preparations since qualifying for the World Twenty20 and I have a strong belief that Oman can cause a flutter on big stage," said the Karachi-born Zaidi in a chat with Times Sport.

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  6. Oman's Fatma Al Nabhani settles for doubles second place in GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Omani ace Fatma Al Nabhani settled for second place in the doubles competition of the $10,000 ITF Pro Circuit Tournament in Glasgow on Saturday. According to information received here, Fatma and her German partner Anna Zaja fought bravely in a closely-contested final before going down to Switzerland's Nina Stadler and Belgian Kimberley Zimmermann 2-6, 6-7 .

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  7. Lulu to open new outlet in Suwaiq todayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Having established a firm foothold in the Sultanate for more than a decade, Lulu Group is gearing up for the opening of yet another store in the coastal town of Suwaiq today. The 122nd outlet of the group and the 16th in Oman will be inaugurated by Shaikh Muhna bin Saif bin Salim Al Lamki, Governor of North Al Batinah.

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  8. #OmanPride: Top entries of first Times of OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: 'Thoughts...& Expressions!', a limited edition book publishing the winning entries of the inaugural Times of Oman Literary Contest, has been officially launched by Ahmed Essa Al Zedjali, CEO of Muscat Media Group. The book, a collector's item, was released by MMG in response to overwhelming requests from readers across the Sultanate, and should serve as a delight for readers.

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  9. Oman golf: Oman's Asma, Huwaida shine at GCC Junior Golf Championships in BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Bait Al Zubair hosts the first overseas exhibition of Loud Art, a platform launched by two women from Saudi Arabia that helps artists to showcase and sell their works Oman's Asma Al Rashdi, second right, and Huwaida Al Barwani, second left, with team manager Ahmed Al Jhdhamy, left, and coach Milo Breitenwisher. Photo - Supplied Oman's Asma Al Rashdi, second right, and Huwaida Al Barwani, second left, with team manager Ahmed Al Jhdhamy, left, and coach Milo Breitenwisher.

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  10. Oman Air signs maintenance contractRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    The long term contract was formally signed in Amstelveen, The Netherlands, by Oman Air CEO Paul Gregorowitsch and Ton Dortmans, Executive Vice President KLM E&M, in the presence of His Highness Mohammed bin Harub bin Abdullah Al Saidand KLM President and CEO, Dr Ing Pieter Elbers. Photo-Supplied The long term contract was formally signed in Amstelveen, The Netherlands, by Oman Air CEO Paul Gregorowitsch and Ton Dortmans, Executive Vice President KLM E&M, in the presence of His Highness Mohammed bin Harub bin Abdullah Al Saidand KLM President and CEO, Dr Ing Pieter Elbers.

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  11. Cycling enthusiasts call for better infrastructure facilities in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Cycling infrastructure in Oman needs to be improved, campaigners and cyclists said, pointing out the health and environment benefits of the sport. Frans Kohler, member of Muscat Mountainbikers and an experienced cyclist, told the Times of Oman that Oman is a wonderful country to cycle in, but the problem is that facilities and rules are formulated according to cyclists, and favour motorists instead.

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  12. Helping out the disabled in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Bait Al Zubair hosts the first overseas exhibition of Loud Art, a platform launched by two women from Saudi Arabia that helps artists to showcase and sell their works The booth set up by the Oman Association for the Disabled at the Al Amerat Park venue of the ongoing Muscat Festival provides information, as well as services. Photo- Erik Prins The booth set up by the Oman Association for the Disabled at the Al Amerat Park venue of the ongoing Muscat Festival provides information, as well as services.

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  13. 'Oman's industrial sector needs to diversify income sources'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Origin Oman Campaign campaign has continued its efforts inside and outside the Sultanate to support locally manufactured products and motivate consumers, individuals or institutions, and encourage people to buy Omani products. - Supplied picture Origin Oman Campaign campaign has continued its efforts inside and outside the Sultanate to support locally manufactured products and motivate consumers, individuals or institutions, and encourage people to buy Omani products.

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  14. Bank deposits in Oman rise 4.3%Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Bait Al Zubair hosts the first overseas exhibition of Loud Art, a platform launched by two women from Saudi Arabia that helps artists to showcase and sell their works The Central Bank of Oman said that the total value for these deposits include OMR10.72 billion and OMR917.7 million in foreign currencies. Photo - Times file The Central Bank of Oman said that the total value for these deposits include OMR10.72 billion and OMR917.7 million in foreign currencies.

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  15. Oman's stock market cuts losses as oil prices reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... increase. This was followed by Bank Dhofar shares, which increased by 11.6 per cent to close at 239 baisas. Takaful Oman Insurance shares came third on the top gainers list and increased by 11 per cent to close at 111 baisas. Renaissance Services ...

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  16. Royal Oman Police tells Muscat Festival visitors to keep track of childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times of Oman

    ... said Abdullah Al Rawahi, a member of the Festival's organising team at Al Naseem Park. Al Rawahi told the Times of Oman that many parents think of the Festival's reception offices as a "free" child care service, reassured that nothing will happen to ...

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  17. #OmanPride: Bahrain heavy metal band wants to perform in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times of Oman

    ... and vocal), Mohammad Mardi (vocal), Mohammad Ishaq (drums)and Husam Al Abbasi (bass). - Supplied picture MUSCAT: Oman has long attracted people of different nationalities, ethnicities, races, religions and backgrounds to its tourist attractions and ...

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  18. Five Charities to try this week in MuscatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Times of Oman

    For empowerment of women Join the empowerment projects at Dar Al Atta which include job placements, building of libraries, training, and other enabling activities, by helping build and staff training centres. +968 2469 2996; daralatta.org For orphans Be a part of the association of Omani Bahjah Orphan Society, which supports orphans under 20 years of age by giving them psychological, emotional, and financial support.

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  19. Raneen Bukhari (right) and Najla Al Suhaimi at Bait Al Zubair Museum. - Photo: Shabin ERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Times of Oman

    ... are on display at the exhibition, which will continue till February 14. "Works of artists from Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan, Oman, Saudi Arabia apart from artist from Middle East who have settled in United Kingdom and United States are on display here," ...

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  20. DirectRooms.com - Muscat to Host 2010 Asian Beach Games in December 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2010 | 24-7 Press Release

    PHUKET, THAILAND, November 20, 2010 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The games are to be staged in Oman, which boasts a pristine shoreline offering the perfect venue for an event of this kind. Started in 2009, the Asian Beach Games event is aimed at motivating young people across Asia to try their hands at sports, as well as being a great demonstration of the exciting diversity of cultures across the continent.

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