Round Up


Nawras set to launch all-new Samsung Galaxy S5 in Oman

by Times News Service
Image - samsung.com
Nawras is offering a first of its kind online pre-booking service for interested customers as stocks are limited and demand for the phone is expected to be huge
read more
Alfardan Motors opens state-of-the-art Ferrari and Maserati service centre
Alfardan Motors, the exclusive importer of Ferrari and Maserati vehicles in Oman, recently unveiled its latest state-of-the-art and first-of-its-kind service centre located in Ghala

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars CEO hails potential of luxury car market in Oman
Operating in Oman for over a decade, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars achieved record sales in 2013 and saw growth of 10% over the previous year

17 Omani Students Graduate from Innovative SAP Training Initiative
Career-Boosting, ITA-Backed Young Professional Training Programme (Mawared) Provides Essential Business, IT and Leadership Skills

Middleware Technologies Bring Personalized Customer Experience and Innovation to the Retail Industry in Oman’, says Expert
To better understand their customers, retailers in Oman need to have access to legacy data and understand its significance alongside incoming data in real time


More in Round Up
Maisarah set to provide new Takaful service to customers
The latest offering is the result of its recent tie-up with Al Madina Takaful to organise Takaful coverage for its valued customers
Alfardan Motors unveils Maserati Ghibli in Oman
Maserati Ghibli, the first ever luxury sports executive sedan created by Italian luxury automotive brand Maserati, marked its debut in Oman at a grand event organised by Alfardan Motors
Apple Mac Threats on the Rise; ESET Releases New Cyber Security Solutions for Popular Apple OS
Advanced anti-phishing module and ESET Social Media Scanner protect Mac users and their data to a greater extent without limiting performance
Majid Al Futtaim concludes 2014 Muscat Festival with Grand Prize Awards
Visitors enjoyed instant prizes, family activities and entertainment at Muscat and Qurum City Centre
Lifeline Group unites for diabetes in Oman
Diabetes has been recognised by World Health Organisation as a chronic, debilitating and costly disease associated with major complications that pose severe risks for families, countries and the entire world.
Poster design contest for Renaissance Day of Oman
FamousLogos.net is organizing a poster design contest in celebration of the 43rd Renaissance Day. Students and aspiring graphic designers are invited to submit their original artwork for a chance to win an iPhone 5 (32GB).
Spicy Village opens its sixth outlet in Salalah tomorrow
Spicy Village, a cozy, flavoursome family restaurant, announces the launch of its sixth outlet in Salalah at the Lulu Hypermarket.

POPULAR IN TIMES
Movie Review: Chennai Express
SRK unleashes all his charm and experience over the years into his character and comes up with a winning performance
Global players eye Oman’s $12b vision of trains, planes, pipelines and ports
International firms are lining up to cash in on Oman’s plans to build its $12 billion vision of trains, planes, pipelines and ports
Omani arrested in India returns home
Indian airport police had arrested Al Hadrami for allegedly carrying a 7.62mm rifle bullet inside his razor container. The court agreed to hand over his passport, which led to his return to home
Expat ban extended for construction and cleaners in Oman's private sector
The decision to extend by six months the ban on expatriate construction workers and housekeeping staff in private sector comes after a review of the labour market
Chennai symphony salutes Yanni
Music maestro Yanni is in Chennai to perform for the Black & White-organised Yanni India concerts. As a curtain raiser to his concert, noted Indian musicians held a show in his honour
Mangalore-bound Air India Express flight returns to Muscat in midway due to technical problems
The passengers were offloaded and they were only able to board the plane and leave Muscat at around 6pm.
Oman National Computer Emergency Readiness Team issues Heartbleed bug advice
As millions of online users globally worry over the ‘Heartbleed’ bug, an Internet security flaw, Oman National Computer Emergency Readiness Team advise users to upgrade their OpenSSL
Woman jailed for husband’s murder to be freed, deported
An Indian school teacher in Sur, who was jailed last October for stabbing her husband when he was reportedly drunk, will be released and deported in the last week of this month
Royal Oman Police confirm ePassports and eVISA services by year-end
Nationals’ machine readable passports will be replaced by ePassports by the end of this year, Royal Oman Police officials have confirmed
Facebook versus Jerusalem? An account of Palestinians' everyday life struggle
Every day is a struggle for the Palestinians but they are fearless, determined to keep on living.
Family of five to be laid to rest in Oman
An Indian family of five who were killed in a tragic road accident, which also claimed the lives of four nationals, will be laid to rest in Oman
12 Comments
Omani arrested in India returns home
Indian airport police had arrested Al Hadrami for allegedly carrying a 7.62mm rifle bullet inside his razor container. The court agreed to hand over his passport, which led to his return to home
6 Comments
Asian arrested at Muscat International Airport for trafficking drugs
A man was arrested at the Muscat International Airport after he was found carrying 104 drug capsules inside his intestines, after the police conducted an X-ray test on him
5 Comments
Raids on Oman expat homes to help catch illegal workers
Authorities plan a slew of measures including tighter controls on work permits and tenancy contracts as part of the new regulations
4 Comments
Chennai symphony salutes Yanni
Music maestro Yanni is in Chennai to perform for the Black & White-organised Yanni India concerts. As a curtain raiser to his concert, noted Indian musicians held a show in his honour
3 Comments
Malaysia confirms participation in Oman medical tourism exhibition
The conference, organised by the Ministry of Health, Oman, will provide an opportunity for MHTC to focus on the healthcare travel advantages
2 Comments
Aam Aadmi Party chief forgives autorickshaw driver who slapped him
Arvind Kejriwal visited the residence of the autorickshaw driver who had slapped him at a roadshow in Sultanpuri area of North-west Delhi and the Aam Aadmi Party leader said he has "forgiven" the man
2 Comments
Indian School Darsait plans bus service for better student safety
Buses will have CCTV, GPS tracking, stop arm, speed limiter, rear view camera, anti-skid floors and school bus warning lights
2 Comments
No school bus despite Pakistan School Muscat’s triple tragedy
The Board of Directors of Pakistan School Muscat has scrapped the plans to have their own school buses to transport children
2 Comments
Movie Review: Chennai Express
SRK unleashes all his charm and experience over the years into his character and comes up with a winning performance
2 Comments





LATEST IN TIMES