His Majesty the Sultan issues pardon to 390 from prison

On the occasion of the 50th National Day, His Majesty, Sultan Haitham Bin Tarik, has issued a special pardon for a number of prison inmates in the Sultanate. A statement issued online by the Royal Oman Police (ROP) said: His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tarik, the Supreme Commander, gives a special pardon to a group

2020-11-17T10:51:38+04:00November 17th, 2020|

Information Minister values His Majesty’s noble gesture

Dr Abdullah bin Nassir Al Harrasi, Minister of Information, has valued the Royal gesture of His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tarik who granted the Order of Royal Commendation, 3rd Class, to a number of Omani media personnel in recognition of their positive contribution which, he said, served and enriched the Omani media experience. In a

2020-11-17T10:00:27+04:00November 17th, 2020|

OMR 24 million spent for school buses during study break

The Ministry of Education has spent OMR 24 million for 17,000 school buses during the study break. The ministry has also affirmed that all necessary measures have been taken that support the various segments of society associated with its work. A statement issued by the Ministry of Education said, “Despite the continuation of the current

2020-09-10T14:37:09+04:00September 10th, 2020|

Working group formed in Oman to decide on vaccine

The Minister of Health on Tuesday issued ministerial decision 120/2020 to form a working group on the COVID 19 vaccine. The decision states that a working group will be formed to follow up global developments in the field of manufacturing an anti-coronavirus vaccine, and to set up mechanisms to obtain the appropriate vaccine in coordination

2020-09-01T15:50:23+04:00September 1st, 2020|

Kuwait names road after late HM Sultan Qaboos.

On the orders of the Emir of the State of Kuwait, the council of Ministers named the seventh ring road after the Late His Majesty Sultan Qaboos.The Seventh Ring Road is one of the largest and major roads in Kuwait. The Oman Embassy in Kuwait has appreciated the generous initiative of the Council of Ministers

2020-09-01T15:10:28+04:00September 1st, 2020|

opening of the 39-km-long Ibri-Yanqel dual carriageway road project.

The Ministry of Transport has announced the opening of the 39-km-long Ibri-Yanqel dual carriageway road project for traffic. It starts from Qarn Al-Kabsh area in wilayat Ibri and ends at the Al-Boweedrah area near Suhar-Yanqel interchange. The opening of this dual carriageway comes after the completion of the remaining part in phase 1, a 10km

2020-07-26T15:16:22+04:00July 26th, 2020|

Opening 16 km of the Alsharqiya Highway project in the state of Al Kamil and Al Wafi

The Ministry of Transport has opened a new 16km stretch of the Al-Sharqiyah expressway in Al-Kamil wa Al-Wafi. This portion of the road will help avoid congested residential and commercial areas, making it a faster option to connect to the Wilayats of Al-Sharqiyah North and South Governorates. The new portion will include two flyovers; the

2020-07-22T12:59:37+04:00July 22nd, 2020|

July 31, shall be the first day of Eid Al Adha.

The Main Committee of the Moon Sighting announced that today Wednesday, 22-7-2020 shall be 1 Dhul Hijja 1441H and Friday, July 31, shall be the first day of Eid Al Adha. The Ministry of Awqaf and Religious Affairs also confirmed the vision of Dhul Hijja hilal on Tuesday, July 21 evening in the Sultanate’s sky.

2020-07-22T11:18:26+04:00July 22nd, 2020|
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