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  • Israel renewing Oman ties, says Mossad chief
  • Oman, Switzerland discuss bilateral cooperation
  • Israel to open diplomatic mission in Oman, Mossad chief claims
  • New Royal Decrees aim to boost Oman's economy
  • Passenger caught in Oman with large amount of currency

    Finance


  • Oman Faces Cash Crunch Amid US-Iran Tensions
  • MIDEAST DEBT-Kuwait, Oman wealth funds being depleted to ...
  • Oman- CBO hosts meetings of Islamic Financial Services Board
  • Islamic finance opportunities highlighted
  • Global Islamic Finance Market Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 ...

    Celebrities


  • Zaira Wasim quits films: How Bollywood celebrities reacted
  • Snapped: Celebrities spotted in the UAE this week
  • Indian-Born Priya Serrao is Australia's Miss Universe Bet for 2019
  • Bollywood celebrities react to 'Dangal' girl Zaira Wasim's decision to ...
  • REFILE-EXCLUSIVE-Trump warned Iran via Oman that US attack ...

    Culture


  • Call to save 8 Omani languages from extinction
  • How Oman Is Becoming A Sort Of 'Middle Eastern Switzerland ...
  • Case study: Oman Gas Company digitalises its reliability and ...
  • Israel renewing Oman ties, says Mossad chief
  • Oman- State Council approves proposal on standard of living ...

    Criminal


  • Accept only certified cheques, says ROP
  • The nations where it's still criminal to be gay (as India marks an ...
  • Corruption crackdown in Oman
  • Expats jailed for robbing Omani taxi driver at knifepoint
  • Expat arrested for murder in Oman

    Religion


  • How Oman Is Becoming A Sort Of 'Middle Eastern Switzerland ...
  • Zaira Wasim quits films: How Bollywood celebrities reacted
  • The sultan's songAn opera boom in the Gulf
  • Pakistan Navy ship visits Oman port
  • Bollywood celebrities react to 'Dangal' girl Zaira Wasim's decision to ...

    Politics


  • Watch: Golf jacket gifted to US president Trump
  • Iran denies report that Trump contacted Iran via Oman that attacks ...
  • Oman says to open embassy in Palestinian territories
  • Oman Faces Cash Crunch Amid US-Iran Tensions
  • Shortest A380 flights in the world now two times a day between ...
  • "Flying Objects" Damaged Japanese Tanker In Gulf Of Oman ...
  • Israel renewing Oman ties, says Mossad chief
  • Israel to open diplomatic mission in Oman, Mossad chief claims
  • Oman- His Majesty the Sultan receives written message from ...
  • Oman to open embassy in Palestinian territories' West Bank: foreign ...
  • Israel renewing Oman ties amid opportunity for more: Mossad
  • Foreign minister visits Abu Dhabi, discusses Iran with UAE official
  • Oman Faces Cash Crunch Amid US-Iran Tensions
  • How Oman's economic development plan is fuelling its exhibitions ...
  • Oman to Impose 100% Tax on Tobacco, Alcohol Starting Next Week
  • New royal decrees aim to boost Oman's economy
  • Saudi Economy Grows 1.66% in Q1 2019
  • Oman- Fintech to help Islamic banking unlock new growth ...
  • From oil to human capital investment
  • Oman to Impose Selective Taxes
  • Daily Briefing: Fintech InstaRem eyes digital banking license; Oman ...
  • Oman Faces Cash Crunch Amid US-Iran Tensions
  • New Royal decrees aim to boost Oman's economy
  • Oman growing as a hub for tech investors, ranked fifth in the MENA ...
  • Record growth for Oman's Asyad group
  • Oman swears by responsible tourism
  • Oman Shipping company invests in three new generation vessels ...
  • From oil to human capital investment
  • UK Companies Explore Water Opportunities In Oman
  • Two Biggest Arab Economies Get in Sync With Best Pickup in Years
  • JLL: Oman's retail sector is tailoring its offerings to meet the needs of ...
  • Youth concepts key to success of Oman malls, says JLL
  • Excessive use of technology may be causing poor posture
  • Oman's retail sector is tailoring it's offerings to meet the needs of a ...
  • Oman's refinery production rises as demand for M95 surges
  • Growing trade with Qatar boosts Oman's non-oil exports
  • Oman's exports rise 27% to OMR3.76bn
  • Duqm Refinery secures $100m construction finance from Apicorp
  • Oman's exports soar 22.7% to OMR12.6b
  • Apicorp announces $100mn financing for Duqm Refinery project
  • APICORP announces US$100mn financing for Oman's Duqm Refinery
  • Diversify drive: Exports key to Oman's non-oil future
  • Analysis: Economy in Oman Is Recovering
  • UPDATE 1-Oman slows spending growth in 2019 budget, may not ...
  • Oman budget deficit nearly halves in Jan-May as oil income balloons
  • Oman makes headway in curbing budget deficit
  • Revenues boost Saudi Arabia's Q1 budget, expenditure up 8%
  • Oil prices slash Oman budget gap by nearly three-quarters in Jan-Feb
  • Oman's budget deficit falls to lowest level in four years
  • Oman's budget deficit declines 36% to RO2bn in first 10 months
  • Reforms 'key to easing Oman debt'
  • Fitch downgrades Oman debt to junk status
  • Reforms, fiscal consolidation key to ease concerns over Oman's ...
  • Oil keeps Oman on debt binge with $6.2 billion plan for 2019
  • Oman seeks to raise $6.2b for 2019
  • MIDEAST DEBT-Oman the weakest GCC link as yields rise
  • Fiscal consolidation key to easing concerns over Oman's debt
  • UPDATE 2-Oman's fiscal challenges prompt Moody's debt downgrade

    Oman Leaders


    President


  • Watch: Golf jacket gifted to US president Trump
  • Iran denies report that Trump contacted Iran via Oman that attacks ...
  • Oman says to open embassy in Palestinian territories

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Iran Parliament Speaker hints US could have planned oil tanker ...
  • Iran official hints that US could be behind 'suspicious' tanker attacks
  • Georgia parliament speaker steps down after mass protests

    Prime Minister


  • Israel renewing Oman ties, says Mossad chief
  • Israel to open diplomatic mission in Oman, Mossad chief claims
  • Oman- His Majesty the Sultan receives written message from ...

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Oman- His Majesty the Sultan receives written message from ...
  • In Oman, Safadi stresses stance on Palestine, economic cooperation
  • Raw Politics in full: Oil tankers struck in Gulf of Oman, Boris Johnson ...

    Minister of Economy


  • New Royal Decrees aim to boost Oman's economy
  • Oman, which hosted Netanyahu last year, says it will open embassy ...
  • Attack on Tankers in Gulf of Oman Will Not Affect Energy Supply of ...

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Agriculture minister reviews food security
  • Minister Katz visits Abu Dhabi: A 'significant step' in Israel-Arab ...
  • Foreign minister visits Abu Dhabi, discusses Iran with UAE official

    Minister of Culture


  • Israel renewing Oman ties, says Mossad chief
  • Minister Katz visits Abu Dhabi: A 'significant step' in Israel-Arab ...
  • Israel renewing Oman ties, opportunity for more

    Minister of Defense


  • Foreign minister visits Abu Dhabi, discusses Iran with UAE official
  • Britain and Oman's Special Relationship
  • Mossad Director: Arabs Allying With Israel Vs. Iran

    Minister of Education


  • ISC to hold workshops on scientometrics, knowledge studies in Oman
  • Oman, Canada explore means to enhance educational cooperation
  • Tributes pour in for Irish teacher killed in Dubai bus crash

    Minister of Energy


  • Minister Katz visits Abu Dhabi: A 'significant step' in Israel-Arab ...
  • Foreign minister visits Abu Dhabi, discusses Iran with UAE official
  • Tanker attack to be discussed at G20 ministerial meeting: Japan ...

    Minister of Finance


  • New Royal Decrees aim to boost Oman's economy
  • Bin Alawi receives Qatari Minister of Finance
  • Oman- His Majesty the Sultan issues five Royal Decrees

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Israel to open diplomatic mission in Oman, Mossad chief claims
  • Oman, Switzerland discuss bilateral cooperation
  • Oman to open embassy in occupied West Bank

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • UAE minister of foreign affairs speaks out about oil infrastructure ...
  • Sheikh Abdullah calls for joint de-escalation efforts after tanker attacks
  • Instigators of a Persian Gulf Crisis

    Minister of Justice


  • Pakistan, Iran to ink MoU on maritime search, rescue operations
  • Pompeo blames Iran for Gulf tanker attacks
  • Defense officials said to think lack of US military response could ...

    Minister of Health


  • Oman takes part in antimicrobial resistance conference
  • World Sickle Cell Day marked
  • '39% doctors in health sector are Omanis

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • India seeks Kuwaiti investments in infrastructure and power sectors
  • Pact to develop tourism portals, online services
  • Oman to host more than 100 speakers at heavy oil summit

    Minister of Sports


  • Minister Katz visits Abu Dhabi: A 'significant step' in Israel-Arab ...
  • A tug of war between the emirates: Abu Dhabi and Dubai – two ...
  • US military says video shows Iran removing unexploded mine from ...

    Director of State Security Service


  • Israel renewing Oman ties, says Mossad chief
  • Gulf of Oman oil tanker attacks fuel maritime security demand
  • Securing ships: from Somali pirates to Gulf of Oman tanker attacks

    Chairman National Bank


  • 2019 CW Power 100: Waqas Al Adawi of Oman's S&T Group at #37
  • DP World buys Topaz Energy in $1.08bn deal
  • Qatari deputy envoy arrives in Gaza ahead of fresh cash delivery ...

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • How Oman Is Becoming A Sort Of 'Middle Eastern Switzerland ...
  • Security Council urges 'maximum restraint' around Gulf region as ...
  • UN Security Council to hold consultations on situation in Gulf of Oman

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Ex-Bolton chief of staff says Trump 'responded with restraint' after ...
  • CrisisWatch June 2019
  • 'Tariff Man' Trump heads to Iowa, a state scarred by his trade war ...

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Defense officials said to think lack of US military response could ...
  • Sayyid Fahd performs Eid prayers
  • White House said to inform Israel it won't be invited to Bahrain meet

    Opposition


  • Israel renewing Oman ties, says Mossad chief
  • News Brief: Tanker Attacks, Foreign Election Influence, Sudan ...
  • Ghosn abruptly cancels news conference due to opposition from his ...

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Britain and Oman's Special Relationship
  • SCP holds meeting to review progress towards 'Oman 2040'
  • Oman to Impose Selective Taxes
  • Oman's GDP stands at OMR30 billion by end of 2018
  • Oman joins other Gulf countries in implementing 'sin tax'
  • Iran Reports A Huge Drop In GDP As Sanctions Halt Oil Exports
  • Concerns of deflation weighing on GCC
  • Saudi Arabia ups defence spending in face of Iranian threats
  • Saudi Economy Grows 1.66% in Q1 2019
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    Investment

  • Daily Briefing: Fintech InstaRem eyes digital banking license; Oman ...
  • Oman Faces Cash Crunch Amid US-Iran Tensions
  • New Royal decrees aim to boost Oman's economy
  • Oman growing as a hub for tech investors, ranked fifth in the MENA ...
  • Record growth for Oman's Asyad group
  • Oman swears by responsible tourism
  • Oman Shipping company invests in three new generation vessels ...
  • From oil to human capital investment
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    Demographics

  • UK Companies Explore Water Opportunities In Oman
  • Two Biggest Arab Economies Get in Sync With Best Pickup in Years
  • JLL: Oman's retail sector is tailoring its offerings to meet the needs of ...
  • Youth concepts key to success of Oman malls, says JLL
  • Excessive use of technology may be causing poor posture
  • Oman's retail sector is tailoring it's offerings to meet the needs of a ...
  • Oman's refinery production rises as demand for M95 surges
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    Export/Import

  • Growing trade with Qatar boosts Oman's non-oil exports
  • Oman's exports rise 27% to OMR3.76bn
  • Duqm Refinery secures $100m construction finance from Apicorp
  • Oman's exports soar 22.7% to OMR12.6b
  • Apicorp announces $100mn financing for Duqm Refinery project
  • APICORP announces US$100mn financing for Oman's Duqm Refinery
  • Diversify drive: Exports key to Oman's non-oil future
  • Analysis: Economy in Oman Is Recovering
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    Public Spending

  • UPDATE 1-Oman slows spending growth in 2019 budget, may not ...
  • Oman budget deficit nearly halves in Jan-May as oil income balloons
  • Oman makes headway in curbing budget deficit
  • Revenues boost Saudi Arabia's Q1 budget, expenditure up 8%
  • Oil prices slash Oman budget gap by nearly three-quarters in Jan-Feb
  • Oman's budget deficit falls to lowest level in four years
  • Oman's budget deficit declines 36% to RO2bn in first 10 months
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    Public Debt

  • Reforms 'key to easing Oman debt'
  • Fitch downgrades Oman debt to junk status
  • Reforms, fiscal consolidation key to ease concerns over Oman's ...
  • Oil keeps Oman on debt binge with $6.2 billion plan for 2019
  • Oman seeks to raise $6.2b for 2019
  • MIDEAST DEBT-Oman the weakest GCC link as yields rise
  • Fiscal consolidation key to easing concerns over Oman's debt
  • UPDATE 2-Oman's fiscal challenges prompt Moody's debt downgrade
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