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ID card must for Omanis aged 10 years and above
September 6, 2021

All Omanis aged 10 years and above must obtain the civil identity card, according to the Royal Decree No 59/2021, which amended Civil Status Law.......

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Oman’s budget deficit narrows in July on reduced spending
September 5, 2021

On the back of nearly five per cent reduction in total spending this year, Oman’s government managed to reduce the sultanate’s budget......

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New appraisal system planned for government employees from 2022
September 1, 2021

Muscat: The Ministry is planning a new appraisal system for government employees from 2022, a senior official at the Ministry of Labour said on Tuesday.......

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CBO issues RO40mn treasury bills
August 25, 2021

A tender of the government treasury bills (issue number 156) was announced by the Central Bank of Oman (CBO) this week. Total value of the allotted......

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Schools to open on September 12
August 22, 2021

The new school academic year will begin on September 12 as vaccination for students and teaching staff gather pace and new coronavirus infections......

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Sultanate celebrates 51st anniversary of change of its name
August 10, 2021

Muscat: August 9 represents the 51st anniversary of the change of name of the State from “Sultanate of Muscat and Oman” to the “Sultanate......

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Ban on pyramid marketing to fight commercial fraud, hidden trade practices
August 9, 2021

MUSCAT: The Omani government’s recent decision to ban all forms of pyramid or network marketing schemes in the Sultanate has been welcomed......

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Sayyid Shihab receives invitation to attend Seoul ADEX 2021
July 28, 2021

MUSCAT: On behalf of His Highness Sayyid Shihab bin Tarik al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for Defence Affairs, Dr Mohammed Nasser al Zaabi, Secretary-General......

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IATA warns governments on high cost of testing
July 24, 2021

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on governments to take action to address the high cost of Covid-19 tests in many jurisdictions......

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Mohamed bin Zayed, Sultan of Oman exchange Eid al-Adha greetings
July 19, 2021

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, exchanged through......

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