Students jailed for smuggling drugs into UAE
Students jailed for smuggling drugs into UAE from OmanThe NationalDUBAI // Two expatriate students have been jailed for smuggling cannabis plant seeds and marijuana across the border from Oman. Prosecutors at the Dubai Criminal Court said American IA, 18, and German AR, 21, brought the drugs into the UAE via Hatta.
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 3:31 am
Emirati woman sentenced to death for Reem
Emirati woman sentenced to death for Reem Island mall murderTimes of OmanTimes of Oman. Jun 29, 2015 LAST UPDATED AT 10:14 AM GMT. Home · About Us · Blogs · TOO Apps · Subscribe · Contact Us · Oman · Omanisation; |; Tourism; |; Education; |; Environment; |; Health; |; Government; |; Transport; |; Science; |; Heritage.and more »
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 3:13 am
Savannah Resources identifies targets in
DirectorsTalk InterviewsSavannah Resources identifies targets in Oman from surveyProactive Investors UKIn Oman, ten Priority 1 and 33 Priority 2 VTEM anomalies were identified from the metal detection survey, with three major potential volcanic massive sulphide clusters defined. Drilling of the some of the priority 1 targets will start in the current ...SAV says potential VMS clusters identified, Block 4 OmanStock Market WireSavannah Resources Gets Encouraging Oman Results, Raises Funds (ALLISS)London South EastSavannah Resources plc CEO David Archer Interview on VMS ClustersDirectorsTalk Interviewsall 9 news articles »
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 2:36 am
Bankers in Oman caution against 'excessive
Times of OmanBankers in Oman caution against 'excessive consumerism'Times of Oman“Also, the banking rules and regulations in Oman are balancing the credit for each customer by putting a limit based on the salary and other requirements, so customers can still enjoy at least 50 per cent of their salary after deducting instalments ...and more »
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 10:40 pm
Oman Briefs: Sultan Qaboos University
Times of OmanOman Briefs: Sultan Qaboos University Council adopts Strategic PlanTimes of OmanHussain bin Ali Al Hilali, the Attorney General of Oman visited the Directorate General of Inquiries and Criminal Investigations on Sunday. He was received by Brigadier Rashid bin Salim Al Badi, Director General of Inquiries and Criminal Investigations.
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 10:12 pm
Indian man rescued by Oman air force
Muscat, April 14 (IANS): A Royal Air Force of Oman chopper has rescued an injured Indian national who was on board a commercial ship in Omani territorial waters, according to a media report.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 6:54 am
Oman Air AGM focuses on positive results
Oman Air’s annual general meeting in progress at the airline’s headquarters in Muscat.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 8:21 pm
Oman plans Opex show in Jeddah
Oman is planning to stage an exhibition of its products in Jeddah, which is aimed to provide a platform to eventually boost the country's exports to Saudi Arabia.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:46 am
Oman's PDO says to lift oil output 5 pct
State-controlled Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), the country's top oil and gas producer, aims to lift crude output by about 5 percent over the next four years, managing director Raoul Restucci said on Monday. "We aspire to reach 600,000 barrels per day by 2019," he told reporters at an annual briefing on Oman's energy industry, adding the company would then maintain that production level for ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 6:05 am
TABLE-Oman Q1 earnings estimates
(Repeats without changes to content) April 8 (Reuters) - BANK DHOFAR - Following are first-quarter net profit estimates for Bank Dhofar in millions of rials. Q1 2015 %change EFG Hermes 11.16 9.22 Gulf Baader Capital Markets 10.85 6.19 Bank Dhofar reported a net profit of 10.22 million rials in the first quarter of 2014. --------------------------------------------------------------- BANK MUSCAT ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:46 am
Savannah Resources identifies targets in
Savannah Resources (LON:SAV) has identified a number of high priority exploration targets at Block 4 in Oman following a recent airborne survey. The explorer has also raised £0.55mln to start work on a resource definition and scoping study at the Mutamba ...
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 9:00 am
Oman: Shura Council members and interior
Some members of Oman’s Shura Council have decided to challenge the decision of the Interior Ministry to bar them from standing for the upcoming elections. The ministry decided to blacklist some of the members in March and made references to the law to ...
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 7:56 am
Call for study into Oman's job market
MUSCAT: Renewed calls for an industry-wide review into the implementation of Omanisation have been issued after the Ministry of Manpower announced a study on the sales and marketing sector, from which expats have been banned for 18 months. The ministry’s ...
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 7:47 am
Salalah, Oman opens new international
Salalah Airport, situated on Oman's south-west coast, has closed to traffic following the recent opening of the new Salalah International Airport. The old airport's last flight - QR1143 - operated on Monday, June 14 to Doha Hamad Int'l following which all ...
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 6:02 am
Mother, newborn die in Oman fire
Muscat: A 22-year-old woman and her two-month-old baby daughter died in a kitchen fire in the North Mabala area of Seeb province on Monday afternoon. The mother and baby were in the kitchen when the fire broke out, an official at the Public Authority for ...
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 1:32 am
Rights groups praise Oman pardon for
International rights groups and others are hailing Oman's decision to pardon all activists jailed for offending the nation's ruler or joining protests.
Posted on 24 March 2013 | 1:04 am
Pakistani plane has malfunction on landing
Oman's official news agency says a plane arriving from Pakistan had a tire malfunction on landing in the country's capital.
Posted on 11 February 2013 | 10:30 pm
Oman council backs wage-hike proposals
State television in Oman says the country's highest advisory body has backed proposals for a steep rise in the minimum wage and curbs on foreign workers.
Posted on 9 February 2013 | 8:38 am
Oman holds first municipal elections
Oman says more than 1,400 candidates are competing in the Gulf nation's first municipal elections, a concession following Arab Spring-linked unrest.
Posted on 22 December 2012 | 3:04 am
BAE signs $4.1 billion aircraft deal with
British Prime Minister David Cameron hinted that more U.K. troops could be stationed in the Gulf as he welcomed news Friday that BAE Systems has won a 2.5 billion pound ($4.1 billion) deal with Oman for 20 aircraft.
Posted on 21 December 2012 | 1:22 am