Daily Archives: October 6, 2018

Al Khabib Village in Yanqul Includes Many Archaeological Sites

Yanqul, The Wilayat of Yanqul in the Governorate of A’Dhahirah is known for having more than 70 villages and towns including Al Khabib.

Al Khabib Village, famous for its rock formations, is a communication link between the wilayats of A’Dhahirah …

IRAQI TOP LEADERS CONGRATULATE YAZIDI WOMAN FOR WINNING NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

BAGHDAD, Iraqi newly elected President, Barham Salih, and Parliament Speaker, Mohammed al-Halbousi, congratulated Nadia Murad, a Yazidi woman, who was awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize, for her efforts against the use of sexual violence, as a weapon of war.…

Hotel Revenue Exceeds RO117 Million in 2018

Muscat, The total revenue of Omani hotels under the three-to-five-star category rose by 8.8 percent to RO117.5 million until the end of July 2018 from RO108 million for the corresponding period of last year.

According to the latest monthly statistics …

Tourism Ministry to Organize Tourism Promotional Workshops in GCC Countries

Doha, The Ministry of Tourism will launch the first mobile promotional workshops in the Qatari capital of Doha from tomorrow “Sunday” October 7th to 11th in five Gulf cities, with the participation of Omani tourism institutions, in addition to Oman …

Total Assets of Conventional Banks Increase to RO28.8 Billion in July

Muscat, The Preliminary data for the Sultanate’s national accounts shows that GDP growth at current prices stood at 6.5 percent during the first quarter of 2018 as against 15.8 percent in the same period of 2017.

The oil prices gained …

OCCI to Host Omani Exporter to Singapore and AFTA Meeting Tuesday

Muscat, Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) will host this Tuesday at its headquarters the meeting of the Omani exporters to Singapore and European Free Trade Association (EFTA).

The meeting aims at raising the Omani exporters’ awareness of the …