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  • Oman conducts military drill with US, Britain
  • 34k expats out in 2018 as Omanisation kicks in
  • Cloudy weather predicted in Oman
  • Expat fined, his shop shuttered for selling used tyres in Oman
  • Cinepolis to open in Oman Avenues Mall

    Finance


  • Oman's Telecoms, Mobile & Broadband Markets, 2019 - VoIP ...
  • Al Mouj Muscat and NBO join hands to offer extra value for real ...
  • Hong Kong tourism falls 40% as protests continue
  • Sohar International - Founding sponsor of CFA society of Oman
  • Oman cement giant secures $50m Islamic financing for expansion

    Celebrities


  • Dive in - W Muscat is hosting fuel weekend
  • US retailer Walmart changes its gun policies following mass shootings
  • 'Scales' tilts the critical balance in Saudi director Ameen's favor
  • Oman welcomes celebrities with open arms
  • Tulu film 'Girgit' released in Mangaluru, UAE, Oman and Qatar

    Culture


  • Middle East, African nations to come to Oman for MENA Innovation ...
  • Travel Oman: Royal Opera House is a must-see for music and ...
  • [Diplomatic circuit]Oman Embassy invites Korean students to foster ...
  • New 15000 square metre A'soud school to open in Duqm
  • Why this Middle Eastern country is perfect for your next family holiday

    Criminal


  • Juvenile theft cases drop in Oman
  • Carlos Ghosn Ran a Tech Fund—Using Millions From an Executive ...
  • 72 government and private entities participate in national ...
  • Man uses job offer to exploit women in Oman
  • Ghosn ran tech fund using millions from Nissan partner

    Religion


  • Why is everyone talking about Pakistan recognising Israel?
  • How to Get Oman Visa
  • Saudi Arabia's Hyper-Nationalism Is Here To Stay
  • Oman free of religious violence, says global report
  • HE Kalbani issues new decision to safeguard rights of children

    Politics


  • US President Donald Trump cancels peace deal with Taliban
  • His Majesty receives letter of thanks from Egyptian president
  • HE Salmi to inaugurate ACFE forum
  • Pakistan turns down Indian President's request to use airspace
  • Oman- HE Salmi to inaugurate ACFE forum
  • Oman, Britain, US Take Part in Military Drill
  • President seeks OIC member Oman's support on Kashmir 's human ...
  • The potential in Oman continues to grow
  • CPEC to help boost Pakistan's development, says Imran Khan
  • Sudan's new FM open to relations with Israel, if Palestinian conflict ...
  • British MP quits government over PM's Brexit stance
  • India's moon landing mission unsuccessful
  • Indian PM Modi to visit GCC later this month
  • Indian PM Modi conferred UAE's highest civilian award
  • PM updates Oman MPs on Kashmir crisis
  • S. Arabia, UAE assure of support over Kashmir
  • Oman's double-digit GDP growth bucks global trend
  • 34k expats out in 2018 as Omanisation kicks in
  • Middle East, African nations to come to Oman for MENA Innovation ...
  • Over 34 Thousand Foreign Workers Left Oman in 2018 Due to ...
  • Oman's double-digit GDP growth in 2018 bucks global trend
  • Petroleum activities contributed 37% to GDP in 2018
  • Sohar International - Founding sponsor of CFA society of Oman
  • Middle East, African nations to visit Oman for MENA Innovation summit
  • Al Mouj Muscat and NBO join hands to offer extra value for real ...
  • Sohar International - Founding sponsor of CFA society of Oman
  • Futaisi welcomes Vodafone as third mobile operator in Oman
  • Al Mouj Muscat, NBO join hands to offer extra value for investors
  • Oman's Telecoms, Mobile & Broadband Markets, 2019 - VoIP ...
  • Work starts on new economic city in Oman
  • NBC event highlights opportunities for SMEs in OFIC
  • Oman's Telecoms, Mobile & Broadband Markets, 2019 - VoIP ...
  • Work starts on new economic city in Oman
  • Bank Muscat to expand premier banking services
  • Photos show what living in 17 countries with 'extremely high water ...
  • One quarter of the world's population face extremely high water stress
  • A quarter of the world's population face extremely high water stress
  • How the Middle East can tackle the problem of water scarcity
  • Oman's exports rise to OMR11.9bn
  • Growing trade with Qatar boosts Oman's non-oil exports
  • Oman's exports soar 22.7% to OMR12.6b
  • Oman's exports rise 27% to OMR3.76bn
  • Duqm Refinery secures $100m construction finance from Apicorp
  • NBO AGM approves distribution of 16% in cash dividends
  • Diversify drive: Exports key to Oman's non-oil future
  • Analysis: Economy in Oman Is Recovering
  • Oman's budget deficit drops to lowest in 5 years
  • Oman's budget deficit falls to lowest level in five years
  • Oman's Budget Keepers Go Silent for Months
  • Oman's budget authorities go silent for months
  • UPDATE 1-Oman slows spending growth in 2019 budget, may not ...
  • Oman budget deficit nearly halves in Jan-May as oil income balloons
  • Oman's budget deficit drops to lowest in 5 years
  • Oman's budget deficit falls to lowest level in five years
  • Oman's Budget Keepers Go Silent for Months
  • Reforms 'key to easing Oman debt'
  • Fitch downgrades Oman debt to junk status
  • Deficit cut, Fitch note give respite to Oman's debt investors
  • Reforms, fiscal consolidation key to ease concerns over Oman's ...
  • Oil keeps Oman on debt binge with $6.2 billion plan for 2019
  • Once A-Rated at S&P, Oman Now Risks Descending Deeper Into Junk
  • UPDATE 2-Oman's fiscal challenges prompt Moody's debt downgrade

    Oman Leaders


    President


  • US President Donald Trump cancels peace deal with Taliban
  • His Majesty receives letter of thanks from Egyptian president
  • HE Salmi to inaugurate ACFE forum

    Speaker of Parliament


  • UK House of Commons Speaker John Bercow to step down
  • New Zealand speaker babysits as parliament debates fuel prices
  • Speaker National Assembly Calls For Resolution Of Kashmir Issue ...

    Prime Minister


  • CPEC to help boost Pakistan's development, says Imran Khan
  • Sudan's new FM open to relations with Israel, if Palestinian conflict ...
  • British MP quits government over PM's Brexit stance

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Oil prices up as Saudi Arabia's new energy minister pledges continuity
  • Oman Sultan Qaboos greets Kuwait's Amir on recuperation
  • Sayyid Asaad to inaugurate main building at Salalah Free Zone

    Minister of Economy


  • Damascus International Fair: Media Success That Numbers Denied
  • Pakistan, Oman agree to enhance trade cooperation
  • Iran's Exports to Oman Rise Fivefold in Six Years

    Minister of Agriculture


  • New Saudi energy minister says OPEC+ alliance staying for long term
  • Foreign ministers of Australia, Iran, Sri Lanka to join blue economy ...
  • Oman: Oman Expat Recruitment Rules and Recent Restrictions

    Minister of Culture


  • Middle East, African nations to come to Oman for MENA Innovation ...
  • Middle East, African nations to visit Oman for MENA Innovation summit
  • UK MPs to hold second vote on early elections before Brexit deadline

    Minister of Defense


  • Regional States Responsible For Persian Gulf Security, Says Iranian ...
  • Israel Would Welcome Ties With Pakistan. Should India Worry?
  • India should not worry about Israel-Pakistan ties

    Minister of Education


  • Middle East, African nations to come to Oman for MENA Innovation ...
  • Middle East, African nations to visit Oman for MENA Innovation summit
  • Back to school for more than 600000 students

    Minister of Energy


  • New Saudi energy minister says OPEC+ alliance staying for long term
  • Oman oil min says too early to assess if deeper oil cuts needed
  • Saudi Aramco lines up banks, eyes local listing: Sources

    Minister of Finance


  • UPDATE 1-New Saudi energy minister says OPEC+ alliance staying ...
  • UK MPs to hold second vote on early elections before Brexit deadline
  • These classes of students are exempt from school fees in Oman

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Bin Alawi meets Swiss counterpart in Geneva
  • Catholic church inaugurated on Arabian peninsula
  • Iran willing to sign non-aggression deal with Gulf states

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Sierra Leone starts visa-free entry for ECOWAS, $25 fee for AU ...
  • Sierra Leone Government announce new visa policy for visiting ...
  • Oman- Turtle returns to Ras al Ha shore after 21 years

    Minister of Justice


  • Oman celebrates first day of Eid Al Adha
  • UK Government asks Queen to suspend parliament
  • G7 nations near agreement to combat Amazon fires

    Minister of Health


  • Heatwave in France killed over 1400 people this year
  • Oman to host 2 int'l health conferences in December
  • UAE Ambassador, Omani minister accelerate cooperation in health ...

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Middle East, African nations to come to Oman for MENA Innovation ...
  • Middle East, African nations to visit Oman for MENA Innovation summit
  • Muscat engages in a conflict by proxy in Yemen's Mahrah province

    Minister of Sports


  • Israel's growing relations with the Gulf nations
  • Regional conference on cultural diversity starts today; global experts ...
  • Minister of Sports inaugurates Oman Olympic Academy

    Director of State Security Service


  • NBC event highlights opportunities for SMEs in OFIC
  • Thailand builds a 'Fake News Center,' Oman trains officials to react ...
  • Tax dispute racks up hefty price tag

    Chairman National Bank


  • UAE and US lenders to strengthen financial and banking relations
  • Mohammed Alardhi: 'We want to be a diversified business'
  • Saudi Aramco lines up banks, eyes local listing: Sources

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Qatar Withdraws Support for China Over Its Treatment of Muslims
  • Qatar 'withdraws signature' from pro-China statement defending ...
  • Uyghur activists welcome Qatar withdrawal from support for China ...

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Brazil to reject G7 aid unless Macron withdraws 'insults'
  • S. Arabia, UAE assure of support over Kashmir
  • The Secret History of the Push to Strike Iran

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Oman celebrates first day of Eid Al Adha
  • EU failed to fulfil 2015 deal promises: Iran nuclear chief – Gulf tensions
  • Daily Bulletin: Chidambaram's CBI custody ends; schools and ...

    Opposition


  • Ashique Kuruniyan: Against Oman, I played like it was the last game ...
  • India lose to Oman after taking lead in opening World Cup Qualifier
  • India takes on Oman in 2022 World Cup Qualifier: Preview, Live ...

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Petroleum activities contributed 37% to GDP in 2018
  • Oman's Telecoms, Mobile & Broadband Markets, 2019 - VoIP ...
  • Oman's nominal GDP drops 1.6% in Q1
  • Oman's GDP fell 1.6% year-on-year in first quarter of 2019
  • Oman's double-digit GDP growth bucks global trend
  • Oman's double-digit GDP growth in 2018 bucks global trend
  • Middle East, African nations to come to Oman for MENA Innovation ...
  • Indian rupee trades at a nine-month low
  • Petroleum activities contributed 37% to GDP in 2018
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    Investment

  • Al Mouj Muscat and NBO join hands to offer extra value for real ...
  • Sohar International - Founding sponsor of CFA society of Oman
  • Futaisi welcomes Vodafone as third mobile operator in Oman
  • Al Mouj Muscat, NBO join hands to offer extra value for investors
  • Oman's Telecoms, Mobile & Broadband Markets, 2019 - VoIP ...
  • Work starts on new economic city in Oman
  • NBC event highlights opportunities for SMEs in OFIC
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    Demographics

  • Oman's Telecoms, Mobile & Broadband Markets, 2019 - VoIP ...
  • Work starts on new economic city in Oman
  • Bank Muscat to expand premier banking services
  • Photos show what living in 17 countries with 'extremely high water ...
  • One quarter of the world's population face extremely high water stress
  • A quarter of the world's population face extremely high water stress
  • How the Middle East can tackle the problem of water scarcity
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    Export/Import

  • Oman's exports rise to OMR11.9bn
  • Growing trade with Qatar boosts Oman's non-oil exports
  • Oman's exports soar 22.7% to OMR12.6b
  • Oman's exports rise 27% to OMR3.76bn
  • Duqm Refinery secures $100m construction finance from Apicorp
  • NBO AGM approves distribution of 16% in cash dividends
  • Diversify drive: Exports key to Oman's non-oil future
  • Analysis: Economy in Oman Is Recovering
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    Public Spending

  • Oman's budget deficit drops to lowest in 5 years
  • Oman's budget deficit falls to lowest level in five years
  • Oman's Budget Keepers Go Silent for Months
  • Oman's budget authorities go silent for months
  • UPDATE 1-Oman slows spending growth in 2019 budget, may not ...
  • Oman budget deficit nearly halves in Jan-May as oil income balloons
  • Oman's budget deficit drops to lowest in 5 years
  • Oman's budget deficit falls to lowest level in five years
  • Oman's Budget Keepers Go Silent for Months
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    Public Debt

  • Reforms 'key to easing Oman debt'
  • Fitch downgrades Oman debt to junk status
  • Deficit cut, Fitch note give respite to Oman's debt investors
  • Reforms, fiscal consolidation key to ease concerns over Oman's ...
  • Oil keeps Oman on debt binge with $6.2 billion plan for 2019
  • Once A-Rated at S&P, Oman Now Risks Descending Deeper Into Junk
  • UPDATE 2-Oman's fiscal challenges prompt Moody's debt downgrade
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