Travel plans hit as airfares soar four-fold

Come festival season and airfares skyrocket. It’s no different this time either. Many expatriates are contemplating either cancelling or rescheduling their vacation plans as fares …

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First land-sea line to kick off tomorrow

The Muscat-Shinas-Khasab line, the first route connecting land and sea in Oman, will be launched on Thursday by the National Transport Company ‘Mwasalat’ and National Ferries Compa…

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New e-Services in the pipeline

The Royal Oman Police (ROP) is working on a number of new services, including renewal of Omani passport, identity card and residence card, as part of its e-Services drive.
In a Tw…

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Special offers announced for new bus-ferry service

Mawasalat will be launching the Muscat-Shinas-Khasab line on August 24 , which is the first link connecting the land and the sea with the Sultanate.  To encourage everyone to exper…

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Gas explosion at commercial complex in Biddiyah

One person was injured and hefty property loses have been incurred after a major gas explosion gutted a commercial complex in Biddiyah, according to the Public Authority for Civil …

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