Oman adds GC32 Championships to roster of
Times of OmanOman adds GC32 Championships to roster of top sailing eventsTimes of OmanMuscat: Oman's status as host to top international sailing championships has been cemented with the addition of the inaugural GC32 Championships to its roster of world class events. One of the fastest growing classes in world sailing, the GC32 foiling ...and more »
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 3:59 am
PwC Middle East appoints country senior
Times of OmanPwC Middle East appoints country senior partner in OmanTimes of OmanMuscat: PwC Middle East, one of the world's leading professional services firms with over 4,000 people and 21 offices across the region, has appointed Omar Al Sharif as the Country Senior Partner for the Sultanate and the first Omani national to hold ...
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 2:35 am
Flying man loves Oman - Times of Oman
Times of OmanFlying man loves OmanTimes of Oman... the reason I want to come back there again and again. It's because of how sweet and welcoming people can be. It makes you want to call that place home. You feel accepted. In a way, Oman felt like a home to me. It reminded me of Canada, very ...
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 1:31 am
Oman halts bonuses and benefits for state
Oman halts bonuses and benefits for state companies' staffgulfnews.comMuscat: Oman's Ministry of Finance has ordered all state-owned companies to halt dispensing the 2016 annual bonuses as well as benefits for their employees, according to a circular issued by the ministry recently. The action was taken to cut spending ...
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 1:01 am
Expat remittances being probed by Oman -
ZawyaExpat remittances being probed by OmanZawyaMuscat: A new wages database will monitor and stamp out “black market” money leaving Oman, according to the manpower minister. The project will keep tabs on how much a worker earns every month compared to how much they send back to their home ...Oman Shura member says expat remittances a 'hidden cancer'Gulf Business Newsall 3 news articles »
Posted on 17 January 2017 | 10:01 pm
Oman face Saudi Arabia with eye on second
Muscat: Fourteen years after they clinched the inaugural GCC Under-17 Championship, Oman juniors will be looking to lay their hands on only their second trophy when they play the final of the regional junior football championship in the Qatari capital on ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:32 am
Oman Drydock Company Expands Rapidly
Oman Drydock Company (ODC) is growing fast. In January, the yard hit an important milestone - its 300th drydocking. Harnessing the power of its new $1.8 billion, 1.3 million sq. m. shipyard it aims to become a leading shipyard in the Gulf over the next ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:07 am
Middle East Crude: Chinaoil, Mercuria bag 6
SINGAPORE: Cash trade in the Middle East crude market accelerated on Friday as sellers sold more cargoes to Chinaoil and Mercuria before the month ends. Six cargoes were sold during the Platts Market on Close (MoC) process, bringing the total for the month ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:22 pm
ATU Duty Free begins retail operations at
A joint venture between TAV Airports and Unifree Duty Free/Gebr. Heinemann, ATU Duty Free begins operations at Salalah, the second largest city of Oman. ATU Duty Free began providing services to the passengers with a 727 sqm duty free shop located on the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:59 pm
Oman police seize 3,000 illegal cigarettes
MUSCAT: A total 3,000 counterfeit cigarette boxes were seized by the Royal Oman Police in raids on several locations. The Investigation and Risk Assessment team, affiliated to the Sohar Industrial Port Customs of the Directorate of Customs, and the North ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:06 pm