Musandam gets isolated rain due to low pressure

The latest satellite images show that the effect of the trough of low pressure has started affecting Musandam Governorat…

Comprehensive tourism site launched in 6 languages

The Ministry of Tourism has launched a new promotional website “” that will serve as a one-stop-sho…

Omanis earning RO 600 will get petrol subsidy

Omani citizens aged 18 and above who earn RO 600 or less a month will get 200 litres of subsidised fuel (M91) every mont…

Regulatory framework for waste sector due out in 2018

A long-awaited framework for the regulation of solid waste in the Sultanate is expected to be issued next year, a top of…

Yellow tankers to remain for some more time

Yellow tankers will continue to ply on Muscat roads for ‘some more time’ amid efforts to connect all areas in the city w…

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