Category Archives: Sports

Sultanate Wins 3rd Place at Global Competition in Washington

Washington — Hamoud bin Nasser al-Sa’adi and

Ali bin Nasser al-Sa’adi, Omani twins suffering from hearing

impairment, won the third place at the global competition “Global

Robot,” which was launched by George Washington University during

13th – 18th July 2017.…

Estonian President Visits RNOV Shabab Oman II in Tallinn

Tallinn, Estonia — President Kersti Kaljulaid of

Estonia visited the Royal Navy of Oman vessel (RNOV) “Shabab Oman

II” while docking at Tallinn Port in Estonia during its participation at the

annual festival hosted by the city.

She toured the …

Team Oman Air to Close in on Extreme Sailing Series Rivals in Barcelona

Muscat — The Oman Air team is heading into the

intensity of the European phase of the Extreme Sailing Series confident

they can hit top form and challenge their close rivals for supremacy.

Following the first three Acts in the …

Spanish FA President Arrested in Anti-Corruption Operation

Madrid — An anti-corruption operation, ordered by

Spain’s National High Court, has led to the arrests of Spanish FA

President Angel Maria Villar and of his son Gorka, amongst others, the

Spanish Marca newspaper said.

Judge Santiago Pedraz was supervising …

PDO, ASharqiyah University Sign MoU

Muscat — Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) and A’Sharqiyah University signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on research, development and technology in the Sultanate.

Eng. Abdul Ameer bin Abdul Hussain al-Ajmi, PDO External Affairs and Value Creation Director and Fouad Chedid, …


The second edition of the Higher Education Institutions Exhibition (Educ8te), will be launched tomorrow (Tuesday), under the aegis of the Ministry of Higher Education.

The exhibition is organised by Arabian Gate Expo, with the participation of 30 institutions.

Eng. Mohammed …