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11 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Our Correspondent Muscat: Consumers are advised to be careful while spending their early pay cheques on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr.
15 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Muscat: Bait Al Zubair hosted an Iftar this weekend for their staff. At the Iftar, Paul Doubleday, General Manager of Bait Al Zubair, stressed the importance of the working environment, where people work together with respect for their colleagues and also respect for the work they undertake, regardless of their position within the organisation.
19 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Muscat: Police have arrested 107 beggars following raids in the busiest public areas, such as mosques and shopping malls, during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Yesterday | Times of Oman
Over the past four decades, the wheel of development has accelerated considerably as the Sultanate of Oman galloped ahead in diverse fields right into the 21st century filled with hope and high ambition.
Indian-origin artist, Radhika Khimji investigates the female human body as an artwork asserting it beyond sexual desire.
July 22/14: F-16 Delivery. Oman's first 4 F-16 Block 50s from the new production batch of 12 take off from NAS Fort Worth to Oman.
Celebrating the spirit of the holy month of Ramadan, Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently hosted an iftar in Muscat for local media representatives at the Grand Hyatt Muscat Hotel.
Muscat: Nawras posted a net profit of OMR18.7 million for the first half of 2014 compared to OMR15.2 million in the same period of 2013 as the telecom operator yesterday announced unaudited financial results for the six months period ending June 30. The increase in net profit for the year is driven by higher Ebitda , partially offset by higher ... (more)
Muscat: What happens if an expatriate blue-collar worker, who lacks proper health coverage and funds, is admitted to a hospital with acute illness? Will he be able to clear the hefty hospital bill all alone? Will he be able to fly back to his home country before his condition worsens or will he be left to languish in a hospital bed forever? Will ... (more)
His Majesty pardons 169 prisoners Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, the Supreme Commander has issued a Royal pardon for a number of prisoners convicted in different cases.
Ooredoo's companies have launched a series of community and charity events during the Holy Month of Ramadan, designed to enrich lives and reach out to people across the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.
The early operation of Duqm Airport, located about 550km from Muscat, marks a milestone in Oman's development history.
Muscat: Planned investments in power generation and distribution as well as upstream oil and gas along with its emphasis on increasing 'In-Country Value' will see further development of ancillary industries and more private sector participation in manufacturing activities in Oman.
Muscat: The third and final draw of Times of Oman and Al Shabiba Ramadan promotion was held on July 23, 2014 where 15 lucky winners of attractive cash prizes were chosen.
Muscat: A CCTV footage of Mawaleh fuel station fire on late Sunday night confirmed that the fire spread from a scooter first, as reported by Times of Oman, while the rider was kicking it hard to start it after filling petrol.
Muscat: Bank Muscat, the leading financial services provider in the Sultanate, with the largest network of 437 ATMs and 171 CDMs spread across Oman, is all set to provide banking assistance to residents and visitors to enjoy a hassle-free Eid al Fitr holiday.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 09:47 pm
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