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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Fisherman nets message in a bottle in isolated Gaza

For Palestinian fisherman Jihad al Soltan, it was a surprise summer catch — a message in a bottle that he netted off a Gaza beach.
It had bobbed its way in the Mediterranean for n…

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When smiling emojis greeted drivers

Since the beginning of the week, motorists in Muscat have been caught by surprise by the latest solar-powered speed detectors that indicate whether or not you are speeding through …

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Shop owner fined for trading in non-smoked tobacco

A Court of First Instance in Muscat issued a judicial ruling against a shop owner for trading in illegal goods and sentenced him to imprisonment and a fine. A…
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