LONDON, April 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — For decades, foreign professionals have played a key role in building the economies of Gulf states like the UAE. Almost 90 percent of the country’s population is expatriate. However, with a forecasted economic downturn due to
Muscat, His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tarik has sent a cable of condolences to President Dr. Barham Salih of the Republic of Iraq on victims of the fire that broke out in Ibn Al Khatib Hospital in Baghdad.
In the cable, His …Continue reading
Muscat, The number of traffic accidents dropped by 71.6% during the past five years, comprising a decline from 4,721 in 2016 (1 accident every 2 hours) to 1,341 in 2020 (1 accident every 6 hours), showed the latest statistics issued by the …Continue reading
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who was swept to power in pro-democracy protests in 2018, triggered an early election on Sunday to try overcome criticism over his handling of last year’s conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.
His resignation, which was expected, came a day …Continue reading
Muscat, Muscat Stock Exchange (MSX) general index (30) today gained (5) points, comprising a rise by (0.13%) to close at (?3724.19) points, compared to the last session, which stood at (???3719.21) points. ????
The trading value today stood at (RO 2,467,822) comprising …Continue reading
?Muscat, Qais Mohammed al-Yousef, Minister of Commerce, Industry and Investment Promotion met with Dr. Majid Abdullah al-Qasabi, Saudi Minister of Commerce.?
?The meeting, held via video conferencing today, saw participation of HH Sayyid Faisal Turki al-Said, Sultanate’s Ambassador to the …Continue reading
Muscat, As many as 3538 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) were registered in Oman during the last three days, in addition to 35 new Covid-19-related death cases.
This brings the total number of positive Covid-19 cases to 188,816 in the Sultanate.
The …Continue reading
Muscat The Minister of Labour today signed an agreement with the University of Technology and Applied Sciences (UTAS) to qualify and employ national cadres with BSc degrees and enroll them in on-the-job training programs, in addition to the replacement of 300 expats …Continue reading