Oman mountain tragedy: Police confirm two deaths, trying to retrieve body

Civil defence's search and rescue team confirmed death of two expatriate workers who were trapped in the debris from mountain in Qurum area late on Monday night

‘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
COMEX2015: Muscat Media Group launches news app for smart watches in Oman
by Times News Service

Muscat Media Group launched a news app, “Ouloom Al-Saaa,” exclusively meant for smart watches, during the IT, telecom and technology show COMEX 2015 at the Oman International Exhibition Centre

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?

Can orange glasses help you sleep better?
by Kate Galbraith/ New York Times News Service

Studies have shown that such light, especially from the blue part of the spectrum, inhibits the body's production of melatonin, a hormone that helps people fall asleep

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

Round Up
Oman Arab Bank sponsors Omanisation Career Fair 2015
by Times News Service

Inaugurated on Monday under the patronage of Yahya bin Said Al Jabri, chairman of special economic zone authority Duqm, and with the attendance of Dr. Rawiya Al Busaidi, minister of higher education.