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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Rare total solar eclipse spreads wonder across US

As millions of awestruck Americans cast their gaze skyward on Monday at the extraordinary sight of a total solar eclipse, one Connecticut man had his eyes set firmly on a different…

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RO 32 million projects to meet water demand

The Public Authority for Electricity and Water (PAEW) has lined up RO 32 million worth of projects to meet the ever-growing demand for water in the Sultanate.
The demand for potab…

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Muscat among destinations to visit in lifetime

The Business Insider UK has identified Muscat among the 100 destinations everyone should “visit in their lifetime”. Muscat is the only city in the GCC to figure in this elite list …

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