Oman mountain tragedy: Body of third worker trapped in debris retrieved

Body of the third expatriate worker who was trapped in debris from a mountain collapse in Qurum has been retrieved by the police

‘It’s time to go home’, illegal expats living in Oman told

The Ministry of Manpower has announced the amnesty period for undocumented migrant workers in Oman from May 3 to July 30

Sur project boosts Oman's power generation

by Business Reporter
The Sur power plant is generating around 600 MW, and supplying around 20 per cent of Oman’s demand

Oman tourism: Barr Al Jissah ushers new era in luxury

11 limited edition town homes, five luxurious cliff-top villas and 50 to 60 marina apartments will be developed to expand the residential area in Barr Al Jissah.

COMEX2015: Telecom majors unite for faster broadband in Oman

by Times News Service
Agreements were signed by Oman Broadband Company (OBC) with Omantel and Ooredoo which enabled them to use OBC’s network for providing their services

Municipality shuts down 309 stores in Oman's Seeb area

by Times News Service
The municipality destroyed about 6,764 kilogrammes of fish, meat and poultry products; 1,329 kilogrammes of various other foodstuffs and 2,005 kilogrammes of vegetables and fruit
What makes Goa a perfect holiday destination
by Mrudu Naik

Oman Air, the Sultanate’s national carrier recently launched direct flights to Goa, India’s popular tourist destination. Take this three-hour flight to discover the goodness of Goa, Mrudu Naik reports

Quick Poll

Do you think that jail terms and steep fines would help curb reckless driving in Oman?

Get rid of the song stuck in your head with chewing gum
by Andrew Griffin/The Independent

The technique could be used for keeping other intrusive and annoying thoughts from recurring in your head, researchers say

Obama has been leading by engaging
by Anne-Marie Slaughter

Obama hoped that an opening with Myanmar would ensure that the country did not become wholly dependent on China, while enabling the US to deepen its relationship with Southeast Asia