Category Archives: Politics

HM The Sultan Congratulates Indonesian President

Muscat, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said has sent

a cable of congratulations to President Joko Widodo of the Republic of

Indonesia on the occasion of his country’s Independence Anniversary.

In his cable, His Majesty expressed his sincere congratulations and…

Sultanate to Host EMR Regional Ministerial Meeting Next Month

Muscat, The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Health (MOH) is preparing to host the Ministerial Meeting “The Road to the Universal Health Coverage in the Eastern-Mediterranean Region (EMR)”.

The meeting, which will be organized by the World Health Organization …

Council of Oman Organises Seminar on National Work in Salalah

Salalah, The State Council and Majlis A’Shura

organised a seminar themed “Council of Oman Role in the National

Work” at the Sultan Qaboos Youth Complex for Culture and

Entertainment in Salalah today, as part of the activities of Salalah

Tourism …

Ithraa Inks Strategic Partnerships

Muscat, Oman’s investment promotion and export

development agency, Ithraa, is joining forces with the Public

Establishment for Industrial Estates (PEIE), ASAAS, be’ah and

Shumookh Investment & Services to further promote Oman to

international investors as well as drawing attention to …

Report on Wilayat of Mirbat

Mirbat, The Wilayat of Mirbat, which is about 74 kilometers from the city of Salalah, is one of the important historic cities in the Governorate of Dhofar, located on the plain of Jabal Samhan overlooking the Arabian Sea coast.

It …

Greek fire toll at 93 as two more die in hospital

The death toll from Greece’s deadliest fire disaster rose to 93 on Thursday after two more people died in hospital.

The latest casualty was a 78-year-old woman, state TV ERT said. An 83-year-old man died on Wednesday.

Another 34 people …