HM confers oman civil orders

His Majesty Sultan Qaboos conferred Oman Civil Order ‘Third Class’ on Salim bin Said al Wahaibi, Chairman of Oman Football Association (OFA), and First Class Order on Pim Verbeek, coach of Oman Football Team, in appreciation for their efforts during the 23rd Gulf Cup held in the sisterly State of Kuwait. The national team has won the cup. The orders were handed over by Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal al Busaidy, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court, when he received them in his office on Monday morning. The ceremony was attended by Shaikh Saad bin Mohammed al Saadi, Minister of Sports Affairs. — ONA