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Oman suspends commercial activities from 8pm to 5am
March 3, 2021

Oman’s Supreme Committee has decided to close all commercial activities in the sultanate between 8 pm and 5 am from March 4 to 20 to protect......

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Muscat best Arab city for expats: Survey
February 27, 2021

Berlin: InterNations Group of Germany ranked Muscat City as the best Arab city for expats to live in 2020, as per a poll published on its website.......

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Govt-led digital transformation tops 2021 technology trends
February 10, 2021

Oman’s government-led digital transformation ranks as the top technology trend of 2021, supporting innovative mega-events and taking citizen......

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Stalling US labour market bolsters Biden’s drive for big stimulus package
February 7, 2021

WASHINGTON: US employment growth rebounded moderately in January and job losses in the prior month were deeper than initially thought, strengthening......

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CBO issues treasury bills worth RO78mn
February 3, 2021

A tender of government treasury bills (issue number 111) was held at the Central Bank of Oman (CBO) this week. The total value of the allotted treasury......

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New labour, civil service laws by April; 15,000 jobs on cards
January 26, 2021

The Ministry of Labour will unveil the new labour and civil service laws after two months as part of its efforts to bring more transparency on Oman’s......

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UAEREP Launches Fourth Cycle and Starts Receiving Project Proposals
January 25, 2021

The UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science (UAEREP) announced the launch of its fourth cycle at the fifth International Rain Enhancement......

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Jordanians rethink umrah plans in light of new travel conditions
January 24, 2021

AMMAN — New rules for Muslim pilgrims have been issued, allowing only those aged between 18 and 50 to perform Hajj, the greater Muslim pilgrimage......

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Ministry of Labour to unveil major plans this week
January 24, 2021

The government will unveil some major plans and policies this week to streamline the labour market in Oman, which will include offering fresh opportunities......

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Oman REIT Fund’s IPO to open for subscription from Sunday
January 12, 2021

Oman REIT Fund, the sultanate’s biggest real estate investment trust (REIT) fund, will be launching its initial public offering (IPO) from......

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