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Clarivate Analytics announces landmark partnership with Impactstory to make open access content easier for researchers to use

Novel public/private partnership connects researchers to verified versions of an estimated 18 million new open access articles from Web of Science

PHILADELPHIA, June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Clarivate Analytics today announced a novel public/private strategic partnership with Impactstory that will …

RNO, Chinese Navy Task Group 150 Carry Out ‘Al Obour’ Exercise

Muscat —-A number of Omani Royal Navy vessels and the Chinese Navy Task Group 150 carried out Al Obour (Passage) exercise in the territorial waters of the Sea of Oman.

The joint naval training exercise included a number of different …


The Royal Oman Police (ROP), launched the Omani e-Visa, under the auspices of Yousef bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs, in the presence of Lt-Gen Hassan bin Mohsen al-Shraiqi, Inspector-General of Police and Customs.

Yousef bin Alawi …

Astronomical Calculations On Moon-Sighting of Shawwal

Muscat — Astronomical calculations conducted by the Department of Astronomical Affairs at the Ministry of Awqaf and Religious Affairs on the visibility of the moon of the month of Shawwal on the evening of Saturday, 29th Ramadan 1438 AH, which …

Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Receives Credentials’ Copies of Ambassadors

Muscat — Mohammed bin Yousef al-Zarafi, Undersecretary of the Foreign Ministry for Administrative and Financial

Affairs received at the General Diwan of the ministry today a number of ambassadors appointed to the Sultanate to present copies of their

credentials as …

Royal Decrees

Muscat —- His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said today issued 6 Royal decrees as follows:

Royal Decree No. 21/2017 promulgates the Animal Welfare Law after it had been presented before the Council of Oman (Majlis Oman).

Article (1) stipulates that …