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Oman Air set to launch Manila, Jakarta flights in December
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Oman Air set to launch Manila, Jakarta flights in December

Sunday, 24 August 2014 2:29 PM

Gulf carrier says number of flights to both destinations will be expanded shortly after launch later this year

Oman's homegrown hotel brand eyes GCC expansion
Travel & Hospitality»

Oman's homegrown hotel brand eyes GCC expansion

Sunday, 10 August 2014 1:46 PM

Atana, which was launched by Omran earlier this year, is also looking at broader international growth

Swiss-Belhotel hires former IHG exec to drive MidEast growth
Travel & Hospitality»

Swiss-Belhotel hires former IHG exec to drive MidEast growth

Saturday, 9 August 2014 1:40 AM

Hotel management firm appoints Noel Massoud to oversee launch of three properties in region this year

Work to start of third hotel at Oman's Salalah Beach
Travel & Hospitality»

Work to start of third hotel at Oman's Salalah Beach

Friday, 18 July 2014 10:05 AM

Muriya CEO says looking to populate 15.6 sq km tourist destination with more facilities this year

Oman gov't approves plans for 54 more hotels
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Oman gov't approves plans for 54 more hotels

Monday, 7 July 2014 2:02 PM

Ministry of Tourism says new hotels will had more than 2,900 rooms to sultanate

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Luxury scramble in Oman means mid-range potential
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Luxury scramble in Oman means mid-range potential

Friday, 4 July 2014 4:51 PM

Luxury hotels are reacting fast to growth of tourism market

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Bank Muscat-linked fund buys Movenpick hotel in Dubai
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Bank Muscat-linked fund buys Movenpick hotel in Dubai

Saturday, 28 June 2014 9:47 AM

Bank Muscat GCC Property Income Fund makes five-star Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach its first acquisition

Oman said to clamp down on holiday home leasing
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Oman said to clamp down on holiday home leasing

Sunday, 22 June 2014 2:17 PM

Ministry of Tourism says licence is required to rent out apartments during monsoon season; warns of legal action

Air Arabia adds new Muscat flights from new RAK hub
Travel & Hospitality»

Air Arabia adds new Muscat flights from new RAK hub

Monday, 16 June 2014 1:42 PM

Oman Ministry of Tourism and UAE-based low cost carrier collaborate on new tourism promotion

Muscat, Dubai hotels to see strongest revenue growth in 2015
Travel & Hospitality»

Muscat, Dubai hotels to see strongest revenue growth in 2015

Friday, 16 May 2014 1:19 AM

New PwC report says tourism receipts in major Gulf cities are closing in on peaks seen back in 2008

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Chedi Muscat to redevelop for rich Arab market
Travel & Hospitality»

Chedi Muscat to redevelop for rich Arab market

Sunday, 11 May 2014 1:40 PM

Iconic Omani hotel plans to knock down walls to create larger family villas with private pools to attract wealthy Arab families

Dubai firm wins $78m deal to build Oman hotel
Construction»

Dubai firm wins $78m deal to build Oman hotel

Saturday, 10 May 2014 2:27 AM

Leighton Middle East Contracting to build hotel in Oman's $600m Saraya Bandar Jissah tourism project

Ten Gulf residents make it through to next round of Martian voyage
Travel & Hospitality»

Ten Gulf residents make it through to next round of Martian voyage

Tuesday, 6 May 2014 10:29 AM

Program is aiming to establish the first human settlement on Mars by 2023

Tenders being considered for Oman project hotels
Construction»

Tenders being considered for Oman project hotels

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 1:47 PM

Up to 17 contractors vying for construction deals related to Oman’s Convention and Exhibition Centre

Construction starts on second phase of $600m Oman resort
Construction»

Construction starts on second phase of $600m Oman resort

Saturday, 12 April 2014 10:22 AM

Saraya Bandar Jissah project will include hotels, residential and recreational facilities on site east of Muscat


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