Category Archives: Economics

Robotic Furniture Zooms across Rooms

Boston — A robotics start-up has created voice-

controlled furniture that moves about, rearranging itself to maximise

space in small apartments, the BBC said.

Ori, a spin-off from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is

currently pitching its products to large-scale …

PAM Dismisses Gold Discoveries in Sultanate

Muscat — Eng. Hilal bin Mohammed al-Busaidi,

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Public Authority for Mining (PAM)

dismissed any commercial discoveries of gold in the Sultanate. He

affirmed that PAM will not hesitate to unveil any gas discoveries in …


Oman Air has issued a statement, saying that, its flight WY 283, a Boeing 737 � 800, flying from Muscat to Bangalore, experienced a technical glitch on takeoff and returned safely to its home base, Muscat.

“Thanks to the professionalism …

Arizona Flash Floods Kill Swimmers

Arizona — At least nine people have been killed in

flash floods after monsoon-like rains swept through a swimming hole in

the US state of Arizona, the BBC said.

Among those who died were children, including a two-year-old.

One man …

AC Milan Set out their Conditions for Purchase of Morata

Milan — Massimiliano Mirabelli, Sporting Director

of the Italian AC Milan has confirmed the club’s interest in Real Madrid

striker Alvaro Morata, but has said that Real Madrid will have to accept

that any deal is to be done on …

Tourism Sector Steering Committee of Tanfeedh Meets

Muscat — The Tourism Sector’s Steering

Committee held a meeting to discuss the developments of the National

Program for Enhancing Economic Diversification (Tanfeedh), review the

performance indicators and assess the progress made in implementing

the sector’s initiatives.

The Committee discussed …