Al Wusta Cement appoints chairman, deputy chairman

Al Wusta Cement Company had earlier said that the construction work for the project will start in 2018, while the actual production is expected to commence in 2020. – Times file picture Al Wusta Cement Company had earlier said that the construction w [Read story...]

Omani lawyer bags international award

Muscat: An Omani lawyer won the best research and argument award at the conference of Arab Lawyers Union, in Kuwait. Turki Al Mamari won first place at The General Conference of the Union of Arab Lawyers, titled ''Reconciliation for Arab Nati [Read story...]

It’s a date for annual Omani dates fest

Muscat: Oman's 5th annual Dates Festival will begin on October 23, and will include a date souq and a number of workshops on enhancing the quality of dates, the Ministry of Agriculture and Fishers announced. “The dates souq will start on the on t [Read story...]

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Muscat: An Omani company will be the Sultanate's third mobile operator, the government has announced. The local firm will be set up through investment funds and a strategic global partner with technical expertise will guide the new company in the [Read story...]

Nepal, Oman enjoy good ties, says Nepali ambassador

Muscat: Nepali expatriates living in Oman celebrated their country's national day in the Sultanate on Wednesday evening. The first Nepali Residential Ambassador in Oman, Sarmila Parajuli Dhakal, presided over the celebrations at Hotel Grand Hyatt [Read story...]

Omanis held in India could face charges today

Muscat: Omanis visiting India should not rely on marriage agents, but should go through proper legal channels when seeking to be married, according to Oman consulate officials in India, and the Indian police. Five Omani men arrested by police in Hyde [Read story...]