Pomp and gaiety mark National Day celebrations

In commemoration of the 47th National Day celebrations, the State Council and Majlis Ash’shura organised a joint function at the Council of Oman on Sunday and extended their greetings to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos and the people of Oman. Observing the supreme importance of National Day, cheerful employees gathered to witness the great moment. The celebration was a tribute to the visionary leader His Majesty Sultan Qaboos, whose pragmatic vision and polices have led the nation through remarkable changes that touched every single aspect of citizen’s life. The Council premises were decorated in national tricolours to show solidarity with His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said. The ambience was enthusiastic, joyful, and festive, which reflected the love of the citizens for His Majesty.


Coinciding with the 47th National Day celebrations, The Ministry of Higher Education on Sunday opened a library with 3,283 titles in various knowledge and science fields, the library will provide researchers with up-to-day information on university researches and dissertation.


The Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources celebrated the 47th National Day anniversary with special events.


The Ministry of Education celebrated the 47th National Day with the launch of the citizenship booklets which were published by the Department of Citizenship Programmes at the ministry.


Sultan Qaboos University community celebrated the 47th National Day with utmost joy and happiness reiterating their support for further prosperity for the Sultanate and the people. The festivities portrayed Oman’s glory, pride, and progression under the wise leadership of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos.


Haya Water employees celebrated the National Day for expressing their feelings of love and loyalty to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos for all the achievements in building a modern country for the past forty-seven years.


The Capital Market Authority employees marked the 47th National Day by expressing their happiness of the beloved occasion asking Allah the Almighty to protect His Majesty Sultan Qaboos. The employees of CMA, MSM and MCDC exchanged best wishes and recited poems on the occasion.


In celebration of the 47th National Day, Shell Oman flagged off the #journey2remember campaign. The campaign features a classic car that will visit some of Oman’s remarkable landmarks highlighting the Sultanate’s story of growth, progress, and diverse beauty.


The Millennium Resort Musannah celebrated the glorious 47th National Day with exciting activities for its guests to enjoy the Omani hospitality and a unique ambience of festive atmosphere. The celebrations included traditional costume fashion show, kids face-painting, bazaars, horse rides and sandcastle competition which witnessed over 200 participants. A Bedouin tent set up on the beach offered the opportunity for guests to take pictures against the traditional background.