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
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
His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik plants a frankincense tree at Razat Royal farm in Salalah. Royal Court Affairs said in tweet: "His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq plants the frankincense tree at Razat Royal farm in Salalah on the occasion of his majesty visit to the farm.
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
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
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
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
According to Oman News Agency, Eid holidays starts from Thursday, July 30th to Monday, August 3rd. Work resumes on Tuesday, August 4th.
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
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.