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The company’s board met on August 3 to announce its intention to launch the share offer. - Supplied picture

Oman Qatar Insurance to float IPO on Muscat bourse

Oman Qatar Insurance Co (OQIC), a leading insurance company in the Sultanate, plans to float 25 m

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During the last two years, the number of infiltrators has significantly declined according to the Director of Anti-Infiltration Department at the Directorate General of Operation of the Royal Oman Police File Photo

Infiltrators arrested and deported

Almost 400 individuals were caught trying to enter the country illegally during the month

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Bank Muscat wins Best Foreign Exchange Provider in Oman Award

Bank Muscat wins Best Foreign Exchange Provider in Oman Award

Bank Muscat has won the Best Foreign Exchange Provider in Oman award by Global Finance. The award

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Oman Clinches Silver at Arab U17 Volleyball Championship

Oman Clinches Silver at Arab U17 Volleyball Championship

The future of Oman volleyball certainly looks bright if the latest success is any pointer

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One arrested for kidnap, sexual assault of minor in Oman

One arrested for kidnap, sexual assault of minor in Oman

An individual has been arrested for kidnap and sexual assault of a minor in South Al Batinah, off

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Air Arabia gets  approval for eight weekly  flights to Sohar

Air Arabia gets approval for eight weekly flights to Sohar

After approving two additional flights to Sohar from Sharjah for Air Arabia earlier this week, th

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Royal Oman Police(ROP)

Royal Oman Police: Want to join the force?

Royal Oman Police (ROP) are looking for 98 new officers, officials have announced.

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Festival of Muscat 2017

Muscat Festival Star From January 18 to February 10

Muscat Municipality has announced that the annual Muscat Festival  will be held from Ja

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Two litter bins on Sawadi beach were set on fire.

Bins set alight on Sawadi beach

 Two litter bins on Sawadi beach were set on fire last night, according to local volunteers.

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Al Baleed Archaeological Park and Frankincense Land Museum received 17,981 visitors while Samahram Archaeological Site received 6,032 visitors. -ONA

More than 24,000 tourists visit Al Baleed and Samahram sites

More than 24,000 tourists visited Al Baleed and Samahram Archaeological Sites in July 2017, accor

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Al Faisal al Zubair in action at the Hungaroring circuit in Budapes

Porsche Mobil 1 Super cup: Al Faisal Climbs to Ninth After Stewards' Decision

FZ Racing's Al Faisal al Zubair was the biggest beneficiary of the stewards inquiry into roun

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Oman court convicts four companies for violating consumer law

A mobile phone dealer was sentenced to three months in prison and fined OMR2,000 after failing to

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Climber stranded after scaling mountain in Oman

Climber stranded after scaling mountain in Oman

Rescuers are tending to an injured climber on a mountain in Nizwah, according to a statement by t

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Shihab Finishes Fifth in Germany

Shihab Finishes Fifth in Germany

It has been one of the best weeks for Oman motor sports in recent times. Be it the Blancpain GT3

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Dubbed as one of the fastest growing regions for the social media platform, the GCC has seen a constant growth since Twitter opened its offices in Dubai in 2015.

Twitter popularity growing in Oman

Twitter is growing in popularity in Oman and across the Arab speaking world, according to the soc

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