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News Oman Culture: Persian Language Center Reopens in Oman

Published on: Friday 31 January 2020
Persian Language Center Reopens in Oman
News source: https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2020/02/01/2193678/persian-language-center-reopens-in-oman

In a ceremony in Muscat on Saturday, the Iranian cultural attaché office in Oman reopened the Persian language training center in a new building. The training center had been established under an ...

News Oman Culture: Oman post launches 5 stamps depicting Oman's ancient Aflaj irrigation system

Published on: Saturday 28 December 2019
Oman post launches 5 stamps depicting Oman's ancient Aflaj irrigation system
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Oman_post_launches_5_stamps_depicting_Omans_ancient_Aflaj_irrigation_system-ZAWYA20191229114353/

“Philatelists and history buffs will appreciate our new collection, which is a testament to Oman’s rich culture, heritage and history. In addition to promoting our country as a must-visit destination, ...

News Oman Culture: New Oman platform connects tourists with local families over home-cooked meals

Published on: Thursday 26 December 2019
New Oman platform connects tourists with local families over home-cooked meals
News source: https://www.thenational.ae/lifestyle/travel/new-oman-platform-connects-tourists-with-local-families-over-home-cooked-meals-1.956814

“Each time feels different,” says Al Amri. “It’s like experiencing a new culture right from your home.” Realising the potential to unite people of different cultures and teach visitors more about Oman ...

News Oman Culture: Houston Christian High School students travel to Oman for cultural experience

Published on: Monday 23 December 2019
Houston Christian High School students travel to Oman for cultural experience
News source: https://www.chron.com/neighborhood/memorial/news/article/Houston-Christian-High-School-students-travel-to-14928584.php

On Thursday, Dec. 26, 18 Houston Christian High School students are heading to Oman, a nation on the Arabian Peninsula, to explore and experience culture as part of the school’s GlobeTrek program.

News Oman Culture: Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Oman elected to Unesco's world heritage committee

Published on: Wednesday 27 November 2019
Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Oman elected to Unesco's world heritage committee
News source: https://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/saudi-arabia-egypt-and-oman-elected-to-unesco-s-world-heritage-committee-1.943736

On Wednesday, the General Assembly elected eight new members to the committee alongside Saudi Arabia, namely Egypt, Ethiopia, Mali, Nigeria, Oman, Thailand, the Russian Federation and South ...

News Oman Culture: Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg invites guests to discover Russia's cultural capital

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg invites guests to discover Russia's cultural capital
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Four_Seasons_Hotel_Lion_Palace_St_Petersburg_invites_guests_to_discover_Russias_cultural_capital-ZAWYA20191010110510/

Celebrated globally for its fascinating history and ornate architecture, Russia’s cultural capital recently became an even more attractive destination for GCC travellers thanks to the introduction of ...

News Oman Culture: Oman Oil Marketing Company Highlights Importance of Safety Culture at Oman Workplace Safety and Loss Prevention Conference

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Oman Oil Marketing Company Highlights Importance of Safety Culture at Oman Workplace Safety and Loss Prevention Conference
News source: https://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/oman-oil-marketing-company-highlights-importance-safety-culture-oman-workplace-safety

Leading by example, we are able to safeguard our stakeholders and sustain our businesses to create a truly holistic safety culture in the industry.” The conference was launched in 2017 as part of the ...

News Oman Culture: GCC culture ministers endorse Cultural Strategy 2020-2030

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
GCC culture ministers endorse Cultural Strategy 2020-2030
News source: https://www.gulf-times.com/story/643985/GCC-culture-ministers-endorse-Cultural-Strategy-20

HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanim bin Nasser al-Ali with other GCC ministers of culture in Muscat. GCC ministers of culture endorsed the Cultural Strategy for GCC States ...

News Oman Culture: Backing Oman’s Next Generation National Bank of Oman Awards More Than 100 Young Customers With Cash Prizes

Published on: Saturday 27 July 2019
Backing Oman’s Next Generation National Bank of Oman Awards More Than 100 Young Customers With Cash Prizes
News source: https://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/backing-oman%E2%80%99s-next-generation-national-bank-oman-awards-more-100-young-customers-cash

Encouraging a culture of savings among the youth, National Bank of Oman (NBO) held the latest edition of its Al Kanz Youth draw, which saw a total of 105 young customers win OMR 100 each. Held in a coffee shop, the bank also raised awareness about how young people can get the most out of banking. The event is part of a series of youth-centred initiatives that demonstrate NBO’s long-standing commitment to this segment, which represents more than 50% of Oman’s population.

News Oman Culture: Oman- Starcare wins best employer award

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Oman- Starcare wins best employer award
News source: https://menafn.com/1098825719/Oman-Starcare-wins-best-employer-award?src=Rss

A culture of patient safety and care beyond everything ... The private healthcare sector in Oman has been at the forefront driving the changes and ushering progress and technological advancements ...

News Oman Culture: Oman- Marching from Nizwa to Salalah to mark Blessed Renaissance Day

Published on: Saturday 20 July 2019
Oman- Marching from Nizwa to Salalah to mark Blessed Renaissance Day
News source: https://menafn.com/1098782321/Oman-Marching-from-Nizwa-to-Salalah-to-mark-Blessed-Renaissance-Day

The 20-member team aims to promote the tourist sites and spread the culture of sports and healthy living. The Directorate General of Tourism in Dakhliyah and Bawasil Mountain Adventures team have ...

News Oman Culture: Mossad chief declares Israel renewing Oman ties; Foreign Ministry won’t comment

Published on: Monday 01 July 2019
Mossad chief declares Israel renewing Oman ties; Foreign Ministry won’t comment
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/israel-renewing-oman-ties-says-mossad-chief/

Israel and Oman agreed to open trade representative offices in the 1990s ... The United Arab Emirates do not have formal diplomatic ties with the Jewish state but Culture Minister Miri Regev paid a ...

News Oman Culture: Oman denies Mossad chief’s claim it’s establishing diplomatic ties with Israel

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
Oman denies Mossad chief’s claim it’s establishing diplomatic ties with Israel
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/oman-denies-its-establishing-diplomatic-ties-with-israel/

Oman on Tuesday denied it was establishing ties with Israel ... The United Arab Emirates do not have formal diplomatic ties with the Jewish state, but Culture Minister Miri Regev paid a visit to Abu ...

News Oman Culture: Oman- Mwasalat recognised for its marketing efforts

Published on: Tuesday 25 June 2019
Oman- Mwasalat recognised for its marketing efforts
News source: https://menafn.com/1098687258/Oman-Mwasalat-recognised-for-its-marketing-efforts

The National Transport Company of Oman (Mwasalat) has won an international ... presentations used by the company in building a new culture for the use of public transport in the sultanate and ...

News Oman Culture: This Isn’t About Iran. It’s About China.

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
This Isn’t About Iran. It’s About China.
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/26/opinion/trump-iran-china.html

The Gulf of Oman separates not only Oman and Iran ... Indeed, China has a grand strategy that understands all this geography and culture. The United States, by contrast, is pursuing a myopic, ...

News Oman Culture: Oman- Food safety experts to discuss best practices in Muscat event

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
Oman- Food safety experts to discuss best practices in Muscat event
News source: https://menafn.com/1098692318/Oman-Food-safety-experts-to-discuss-best-practices-in-Muscat-event?src=Rss

He added, 'We aim to help improve Oman's food safety culture, provide a means to proper and direct information about food safety standards and best practices, and offer an avenue to meet and ...

News Oman Culture: We tolerated Oman FM because we believe in democracy – Sammy Gyamfi condemns NCA shutdowns

Published on: Saturday 11 May 2019
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/We-tolerated-Oman-FM-because-we-believe-in-democracy-Sammy-Gyamfi-condemns-NCA-shutdowns-745527

We when we were in power, tolerated Oman FM, not because we liked or enjoyed what they ... commend him highly for standing for what is fair and just, that is the kind of culture we need to encourage. ...

News Oman Culture: Oman- 49 people embrace Islam, says MARA

Published on: Saturday 11 May 2019
News source: https://menafn.com/1098511410/Oman-49-people-embrace-Islam-says-MARA?src=Rss

This is as a result of the efforts of the ministry, represented by the Department of Introduction to Islam and Cultural Exchange in Ifta Office through its work and continuous role in spreading ...