Sixth Economic Vision Forum Explores Future of Omani Economy

Muscat – Atheer The Sixth Economic Forum, titled Oman and the Economy of the Future, commences today under the patronage of His Highness Sayyid Taimur bin Asad bin Tariq Al Said. The forum, which is being held at the Sheraton Hotel in Muscat, explores the expectations of the shape of the …

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Tender Board Awards RO 29 Million Worth Projects

Atheer – Oman News Agency The Tender Board has held its fourth meeting of the current year, in which it approved 29,459,925 Omani Rials-worth of projects. The meeting was held by Dr. Rasheed Al Safi Al Huraibi, Chairman of the Tender Board. A total of 24,920,395 Omani Rials was approved …

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ROP Partakes in Security Exercise with US Embassy

Atheer – External Sources   The Royal Oman Police (ROP) and the US Embassy in Muscat are carrying out a joint security exercise in Al Azaiba today, Wednesday the 26th of April. The exercise, in which training will be conducted to simulate the release of hostages, comes within the framework …

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57 Arrested for Attempting to Enter the Sultanate Illegally

Atheer – Oman News Agency Over the last week the Royal Oman Police (ROP), in cooperation with military and security forces, has arrested 57 individuals accused of attempting to enter the Sultanate illegally. Of this figure, 22 attempted to enter Oman via Dhofar, as did the same number of individuals …

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New Maseerah Hospital to Open Tomorrow

Atheer – Oman News Agency The Ministry of Health is due to open the new Maseerah Hospital tomorrow. The new hospital will consist of several main departments, such as outpatient, emergency, accident, laboratory, X-ray, dialysis, surgical, maternity and central sterilization departments, along with numerous other facilities. The new Maseerah Hospital …

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Nightlight to Heaven

Atheer – Muntasir Shaaban Al Farsy ‘Israa’ is an Arabic name for girls that means “night journey” and it is also used to describe people with exotic, breathtaking  features. Miraaj refers to the Heavenly Ascension of the Prophet Mohammed, a fact proven in Chapter 17 of the Holy Quran. One …

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Oman Crude Falls in Price

Atheer – Oman News Agency The price of Oman crude oil due for delivery in June is as of today 51.33 US Dollars. According to Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) the price of Oman crude oil fell 39 cents from Friday’s price of 51.72 US Dollars. The average price of Oman …

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