Trump to Meet Jordan’s King Abdullah at White House June 25

U.S. President Donald Trump will welcome King Abdullah of Jordan to the White House on June 25, the White House said in a statement on Thursday.

“Trump looks forward to reaffirming the strong bonds of friendship between the United States …

Launching International Training Program Second Version

Muscat, Oman Authority for Partnership for Development (OAPFD) today launched the 2nd version of the ‘ International Training Program’, which provides specialized training for the university students at the major international companies.

The two-month training program provides students with the …

US, Russia Locked in Battle Over Human Rights Narratives

Russia wasted no time in seeking to exploit the U.S. decision Wednesday to withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council, putting forward its candidacy for a seat on the Geneva-based body and casting the American exit as a reflection of …

RNO Marks World Hydrography Day Tomorrow

Muscat, The Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) will mark the World Hydrography Day (WHD) which falls on June 21st every year. This year’s WHD is held under the theme Bathymetry – the foundation for sustainable seas, oceans and waterways.

RNO …

PASFR Board Meets

Muscat, The Board of Directors of the Public Authority for Stores and Food Reserve (PASFR) held its third meeting today under the chair of Dr. Fouad bin Jaafar bin Mohammed al- Sagwani, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries.

The meeting reviewed …

Russia calls out US ‘cynicism’ for rights council pullout

Russia on Wednesday voiced surprise at the United States’ decision to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council, accusing Washington of “gross cynicism” and “disregard” for the world body.

“The US has once again brought a powerful blow to its …