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  • Oman boosts pesticide monitoring after UAE ban 27 Apr 2017 14:19 Gulf News Omani and Emirati officials meet to discuss the details of the ban and the next steps Muscat: Oman will be intensifying its food monitoring, after the United Arab Emirates banned some Omani vegetables and fruits on Monday after saying some of the products …
  • Dead whale found on Oman beach 27 Apr 2017 12:55 Gulf News  Muscat:  A 14-metre dead humpback whale was found Wednesday evening ashore at Hasik beach of Sadah province, southern part of Oman. Jama’n Malhi, head of Sadah Municipality Service Centre, said that the matter was reported to the Environment Research …
  • Golden Group to build 250-room hotel in Oman 27 Apr 2017 12:32 Trade Arabia Golden Group Holding, a Oman-based group with interests in real estate, hospitality, construction and energy sector, has join hands with leading hospitality group Rotana to build a new luxury hotel in Muscat. The Al Mouj Rayhaan by Rotana will be located …
  • Rotana, GGH ink deal for new 250-key hotel in Oman 27 Apr 2017 10:17 Construction Week Online The agreement for the new hotel was signed on the side-lines of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2017. RELATED ARTICLES: RSG and Rotana ink deal to build 54-storey hotel | Rotana to build 12 new hotels in the UAE by 2020 | Rotana to operate and manage $ …
  • Iran downs Oman in Asian indoor hockey cup 27 Apr 2017 07:57 Press TV The Iranian men’s national indoor field hockey team has recorded its third victory at the 7th edition of the Asian Cup in Qatar, and outplayed the Omani side at the preliminary round of the continental sports event. On Wednesday evening, the Iranian squad …
  • Asia Cup Indoor Hockey Championship: Iran trounces Oman 10-3 27 Apr 2017 05:46 Muscat Daily The defending champion led 6-2 at half-time and completed its third successive win. Oman’s goal-scorers against Iran were Shafi al Shatri, Asaad al Qasmi and Mohammed Abdullah Matooq. For Oman, which is making its debut in the  tournament, it was the …
  • Oman Oil, Shell sign tie-up on Block 42 27 Apr 2017 05:31 Trade Arabia Oman Oil Company Exploration & Production (OOCEP) and Shell Exploration have signed a Heads of Agreement (the HOA) to collaborate on Oman Block 42. The HOA was signed for OOCEP by Isam Bin Saud Al Zadjali, chief executive officer at Oman Oil Company, …
  • MoT’s Experience Oman wins MENA Digital Award 27 Apr 2017 05:24 Muscat Daily The award was received by H E Maitha Saif al Mahrouqi, Undersecretary in the Ministry of Tourism on the sidelines of ministry’s participation at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), stated a press release. The ‘Experience Oman’ social media pages were …
  • Rotana plans nine hotels in Oman by 2020 26 Apr 2017 22:00 Muscat Daily Sheikh Salim bin Ahmed al Ghazali, chairman, Golden Group Holding (GGH) and Nasser al Nowais, chairman of Rotana, signed the pact for the 250-room hotel in Al Mouj at a ceremony held on the sidelines of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai which is …
  • French family journeys through Oman to share environment concerns 26 Apr 2017 22:00 Muscat Daily Poupon is in Oman with his wife Géraldine Danon and two children after travelling around the world for seven years on their 60ft ketch Fleur Australe. The family arrived from Djibouti, after travelling through the Suez Canal and across the Gulf of Aden to …