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Listed second on CNN's list of 7 design-savvy cities to watch in 2018, Muscat is described as the
January 17, 2018 - 11:11 GMT
Listed second under ‘Metropolises on the up: 7 design-savvy cities to watch in 2018’, Muscat is described as the Middle Eastern metropolis.
January 16, 2018 - 10:30 GMT
Oman will host the 7th meeting of the joint ministerial monitoring committee, in collaboration with OPEC, at Grand Hyatt Muscat on January 21.
Consumers in Oman will pay more for electricity from February 1, with ‘fees’ based on consumption, authorities have revealed. (File photo)
January 15, 2018 - 09:33 GMT
Omani authorities will levy the new fee based on the amount of electricity consumed per month.
This video explains what NOC is and why you need it if you want to change companies in Oman. (Shutterstock)
January 14, 2018 - 19:00 GMT
This video explains what NOC is and why you need it if you want to change companies in Oman.
Oman's players celebrate after winning the Gulf Cup of Nations 2017 final football match between Oman and the UAE at the Sheikh Jaber al-Ahmad Stadium in Kuwait City on January 5, 2018.
January 09, 2018 - 20:54 GMT
Sultan Qaboos issued orders yesterday to pay out cash rewards and grant residential lands to players of the National Football Team for winning the 23rd Gulf Cup held recently in Kuwait.
UAE national football team
January 07, 2018 - 20:24 GMT
Coach Zaccheroni escapes blame; Bin Ghalita accuses stars of not giving everything
Omani goalkeeper Faiz al-Rushaidi walks among children during a celebration ceremony to welcome Oman's national football team after they won the 23th Gulf Cup of Nations, in Muscat on January 6, 2018.
MOHAMMED MAHJOUB / AFP
January 06, 2018 - 23:25 GMT
Oman's triumphant football team received heroes welcome when they landed in Muscat after winning the Gulf Cup in Kuwait. The Gulf Cup champions arrived in the country on a Royal Air Force of Oman plane.
A wounded fan awaits treatment after a glass barrier broke at the end of the Gulf Cup of Nations 2017 final football match between Oman and the UAE at the Sheikh Jaber al-Ahmad Stadium in Kuwait City on January 5, 2018.
Yasser Al-Zayyat / AFP
January 06, 2018 - 23:16 GMT
The vast majority of Omani football fans who were injured a day earlier while celebrating their country’s Arabian Gulf Cup win have been discharged from hospital, Kuwait’s Public Authority for Sport (PAS) said yesterday.
Wounded fans await treatment after a glass barrier broke at the end of the Gulf Cup of Nations 2017 final football match between Oman and the UAE at the Sheikh Jaber al-Ahmad Stadium in Kuwait City on January 5, 2018.
Yasser Al-Zayyat / AFP
January 05, 2018 - 22:32 GMT
A fence collapsed Friday at Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium following the final match of the 23rd Arabian Gulf Cup Championship, leaving a number of fans slightly injured.
Oman's goalkeeper Fayez al-Rusheidi (L) stops the ball after a penalty by the UAE's player Omar Abdulrahman during the Gulf Cup of Nations 2017 final football match between Oman and the UAE at the Sheikh Jaber al-Ahmad Stadium in Kuwait City on January 5, 2018.
YASSER AL-ZAYYAT / AFP
January 05, 2018 - 22:28 GMT
The UAE football's pride Omar Abdulrahman missed two penalties
Oman's players celebrate after winning the Gulf Cup of Nations 2017 final football match between Oman and the UAE at the Sheikh Jaber al-Ahmad Stadium in Kuwait City on January 5, 2018.
GIUSEPPE CACACE / AFP
January 05, 2018 - 22:23 GMT
Oman were crowned the 23rd Arabian Gulf Cup champions after beating the UAE 5-4 in penalty shootouts in the final, played in front of a capacity crowd at Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium.
Pim Verbeek
January 04, 2018 - 11:18 GMT
Come this Friday, thousands of football fans in Oman and UAE will be glued to the TV sets or screens to watch the Gulf Cup final. The summit clash between Oman and UAE...
Oman has dedicated the largest share of its 2018 budget of about $32.5 billion to the education, health and social welfare sectors with $10 billion. (AFP)
January 04, 2018 - 07:02 GMT
The Omani government has ensured that significant importance is given to housing, training and infrastructure in its 2018 state budget.
The UAE have made it to the summit clash with just one goal in regulation time to their name
January 03, 2018 - 21:07 GMT
Omar Abdul Rahman says the team is getting better with every match
Oman’s economy is expected to grow by a minimum of 3 percent in 2018. (Pictured here: Sultan Qaboos of Oman /AFP)
January 03, 2018 - 19:00 GMT
Oman’s economy is expected to grow by a minimum of 3 percent in 2018, according to the 2018 budget statement issued by the Ministry of Finance this week.
Oman's players celebrate after scoring a goal during the 2017 Gulf Cup of Nations semi-final football match between Oman and Bahrain at the Sheikh Jaber al-Ahmad Stadium in Kuwait City on January 2, 2018.
GIUSEPPE CACACE / AFP
January 02, 2018 - 20:04 GMT
Oman has qualified for the final match of the 23rd Gulf Cup after beating Bahrain 1-0 in the semi-final of the tournament, currently held in Kuwait.