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Oman studies ways to limit spending after oil price plunge
Politics & Economics»

Oman studies ways to limit spending after oil price plunge

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 4:48 PM

Government mulls spending curbs but insists it does not intend to cut infrastructure projects

Oman Oil in talks with US firm Occidental to buy its local assets
Energy»

Oman Oil in talks with US firm Occidental to buy its local assets

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 1:10 PM

CEO Isam al-Zadjali says waiting to hear from Occidental regarding specifics of potential sale

Hilton eyes Gulf cities to launch new hotel brand
Travel & Hospitality»

Hilton eyes Gulf cities to launch new hotel brand

Sunday, 19 October 2014 1:34 PM

Hotel giant says it is looking at UAE, Oman, Bahrain for Canopy by Hilton, its new lifestyle brand

Oman says one dead, five ill from CCHF virus
Healthcare»

Oman says one dead, five ill from CCHF virus

Saturday, 18 October 2014 10:05 AM

Ministry of Health says Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever outbreak connected to slaughtered animals

Oman's Nawras posts 36% jump in Q3 net profit
Technology»

Oman's Nawras posts 36% jump in Q3 net profit

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 2:39 PM

Oman's No 2 telecom operator by subscribers says margins improve and revenue and its customer base increase

Oman's largest lender posts 2.5% rise in Q3 net profit
Banking & Finance»

Oman's largest lender posts 2.5% rise in Q3 net profit

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 1:51 PM

Bank Muscat misses analysts' estimates as gains were mostly offset by higher provisioning for bad loans

Oman's Bank Sohar plans $103m rights issue
Banking & Finance»

Oman's Bank Sohar plans $103m rights issue

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 1:59 PM

Omani lender in talks on a possible merger with Bank Dhofar has scrapped plans for convertible bond issue

Uruguay striker Suarez nets twice in 3-0 win over Oman
Sport»

Uruguay striker Suarez nets twice in 3-0 win over Oman

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 1:59 PM

Former Liverpool striker yet to make his competitive debut for new club Barcelona

UAE to help finance Oman's $200m wind farm project
Energy»

UAE to help finance Oman's $200m wind farm project

Sunday, 12 October 2014 5:39 PM

Mega project will be coordinated by Masdar and financed by a grant from the Abu Dhabi government

Oman sets up sharia board in move to boost Islamic finance
Banking & Finance»

Oman sets up sharia board in move to boost Islamic finance

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 1:09 PM

Central bank appoints five members to new board which will oversee sultanate's Islamic banking industry

Deal signed for $2.5bn Oman tourism, real estate project
Property»

Deal signed for $2.5bn Oman tourism, real estate project

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 1:49 PM

Omagine inks agreement with Oman gov't for project to be developed over one million sq m of beachfront land

BP awards $730m drilling contracts for Oman gas project
Energy»

BP awards $730m drilling contracts for Oman gas project

Sunday, 5 October 2014 1:23 AM

Khazzan project is vital for Oman whose own gas exports have been eaten away by its voracious appetite for energy

Oman says Sultan in good health after medical tests
Politics & Economics»

Oman says Sultan in good health after medical tests

Friday, 3 October 2014 1:09 AM

Royal court statement does not say what kind of tests the 73-year-old ruler has had or what he might be suffering from

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Oman's Bank Sohar says CEO has resigned
Banking & Finance»

Oman's Bank Sohar says CEO has resigned

Wednesday, 1 October 2014 1:38 PM

Mohamed Abdulaziz Kalmoor quits for personal reasons as bank is in process of merger with Bank Dhofar

Third hotel on the way at Oman's Salalah Beach resort
Travel & Hospitality»

Third hotel on the way at Oman's Salalah Beach resort

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 1:28 PM

Omani resort developer Muriya starts construction work on four-star property with 220 rooms


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