Latest news and today's news from Oman » Government

... from Bing and Google News

Oman , Wednesday 21 February 2018

News Oman » Government: Court expat money to keep it in Oman

News channel or source: http://timesofoman.com/article/128746
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

“Government bonds should be available to the expat community here and marketed to them in a lucrative manner. We are not doing enough to get expats to invest here even though the economy has high remittances. We must try and keep this money in Oman and ...

News Oman » Government: Oman Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Oil Price Drop Forces Government to Look to Boost Revenue

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/prnewswire/press_releases/New_York/2018/02/21/SP19800
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p03810728 Summary "Oman Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Oil Price Drop Forces Government to Look to Boost Revenue", presents the essential information ...

News Oman » Government: Oman to introduce new visa rules from March 21

News channel or source: https://www.thenational.ae/lifestyle/travel/oman-to-introduce-new-visa-rules-from-march-21-1.706646
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

On Wednesday, the Omani government announced that effective immediately, applications for tourist visas, including express visas, can only be made online through http://evisa.rop.gov.om, "and will not be received at the visa service desks". The Royal Oman ...

News Oman » Government: SEZAD unveils data and cloud services centre in Oman's Duqm

News channel or source: http://www.constructionweekonline.com/article-48298-sezad-unveils-data-and-cloud-services-centre-in-omans-duqm/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Established by Oman Data Park, the centre is the third facility of its kind the company has implemented in the country, and is designed to provide a wide range of cloud services to government agencies and companies operating in the zone. The centre is ...

News Oman » Government: Pakistani students clean sweep international convention in Oman

News channel or source: https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2018/02/21/pakistani-students-clean-sweep-international-convention-in-oman/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Beaconhouse Chairman Nasreen Kasuri, the ambassadors from Malaysia and Pakistan, government officials of Oman and other foreign dignitaries were present at the event. A special thanks was extended to the Ministry of Education and Sultanate of Oman for ...

News Oman » Government: Breaking Travel News investigates: A new era for Oman Air

News channel or source: http://www.breakingtravelnews.com/focus/article/breaking-travel-news-investigates-a-new-era-for-oman-air/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In its most recent financial report Oman Air revealed it passenger numbers increase to 7.7 million annually, but losses widened by 50 per cent to RO130 million (£240 million). With the government seeking to withdraw support from the carrier, even as it ...

News Oman » Government: Oman Gas working with banks on $1 bln bridge loan -sources

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/oman-gas-loan/oman-gas-working-with-banks-on-1-bln-bridge-loan-sources-idUSL8N1Q809Y?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The natural gas transport company, which was bought by state-owned Oman Oil Company in 2013, will use the financing for capex purposes and to purchase assets from the government, the sources said. One of the sources said the loan talks were at an early ...

News Oman » Government: Mars on Earth: Simulation tests in remote desert of Oman

News channel or source: https://www.newsday.com/news/world/mars-oman-field-test-1.16650449
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The Omani government offered to host the Austrian Space Forum's next Mars simulation during a meeting of the United Nation's Committee On the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space. Gernot Groemer, commander of the Oman Mars simulation and a veteran of 11 science ...

News Oman » Government: Oman Desert Hosts International Field Research to Advance Manned Mission to Mars

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/oman-desert-hosts-field-tests-for-manned-mission-to-mars-1.5805659
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Members of the AMADEE-18 Mars simulation mission in spacesuits. Dhofar desert, Oman. February 7, 2018.KARIM SAHIB/AFP The Omani government offered to host the Austrian Space Forum’s next Mars simulation during a meeting of the United Nation’s Committee ...

News Oman » Government: Expats in Oman to pay fixed amount to register children in government schools

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1244556/offbeat
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

DUBAI: Expats in Oman will now have to pay $130 to register their children in government schools, according to a new decree by the Sultanate’s Ministry of Education, the Times of Oman reported. The decision, issued by the Minster of Education Madeeha ...