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News Oman Politics: Oman's Diam achieves 99% Omanisation

Published on: Monday 27 January 2020
Oman's Diam achieves 99% Omanisation
News source: https://www.arabianbusiness.com/politics-economics/438767-omans-diam-achieves-99-omanisation

Oman’s Public Authority for Water (Diam) has achieved a 99 percent rate of Omani nationals working as staff, it was announced on Monday. “Diam has 1,824 employees working and 99 percent of them are ...

News Oman Politics: Oman's new sultan faces mammoth challenges

Published on: Tuesday 21 January 2020
Oman's new sultan faces mammoth challenges
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-51112191

This is likely to have a direct impact on the new sultan's regional policy. While Oman will not lose its title of the UK's oldest friend in Arabia in the near future, given its exorbitant political ...

News Oman Politics: Oman- H E Alawi calls for UN efforts to ensure stability in region

Published on: Sunday 29 September 2019
Oman- H E Alawi calls for UN efforts to ensure stability in region
News source: https://menafn.com/1099066000/Oman--H-E-Alawi-calls-for-UN-efforts-to-ensure-stability-in-region

The Sultanate of Oman and other countries must make efforts together to support regional and international ... It requires all of us to redouble the political, diplomatic and humanitarian efforts to ...

News Oman Politics: Oman and Iran discuss safe navigation through Strait of Hormuz

Published on: Monday 29 July 2019
Oman and Iran discuss safe navigation through Strait of Hormuz
News source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/politics/oman-and-iran-discuss-safe-navigation-through-strait-of-hormuz/article/554922

Top officials from Oman and Iran are discussing ways to ensure safe transit through the Strait of Hormuz, an economically vital narrow stretch of water, according to Omani FM Yousef bin Alawi bin Abdullah.

News Oman Politics: Master plan approved for phase 1 of Oman economic city project

Published on: Tuesday 16 July 2019
Master plan approved for phase 1 of Oman economic city project
News source: https://www.arabianbusiness.com/politics-economics/423951-master-plan-approved-for-phase-1-of-oman-economic-city-project

Khazaen Economic City (KEC), developer of a new 52 million sq m integrated economic city in Barka, Oman has announced the detailed master plan for the first phase of the project. Located to the north ...

News Oman Politics: Oman to participate in UN political forum tomorrow

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Oman to participate in UN political forum tomorrow
News source: https://menafn.com/1098769947/Oman-to-participate-in-UN-political-forum-tomorrow?src=Rss

Confirming its commitment to achieving the 2030 Agenda of UN for Sustainable Development, the sultanate will be participating in a High-level Political Forum in New York headed by H E Dr Ali bin ...

News Oman Politics: Gantz derides Netanyahu’s bid to expand cabinet as ‘political bribery’

Published on: Monday 20 May 2019
Gantz derides Netanyahu’s bid to expand cabinet as ‘political bribery’
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/liveblog-may-20-2019/

Oman has mediated between Washington and Tehran in the past ... Blue and White leader Benny Gantz accuses Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of resorting to “political bribery” in his bid to expand the ...

News Oman Politics: The Latest: Oman, a regional mediator, sends FM to Iran

Published on: Monday 20 May 2019
The Latest: Oman, a regional mediator, sends FM to Iran
News source: https://www.heraldextra.com/news/world/the-latest-oman-a-regional-mediator-sends-fm-to-iran/article_472111f6-e5e1-5a8f-b65a-bff7a1146a06.html

Oman has mediated between Washington and Tehran in the past ... Iraq's populist Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr said in a statement on Monday that any political party that would involve Iraq in a ...

News Oman Politics: The Latest: Oman: Regional efforts should bolster security

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
News source: https://www.wokv.com/news/the-latest-oman-regional-efforts-should-bolster-security/sGNXTCei1ysPeihmDJeeON/

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in Mideast amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran (all times local): 8:50 p.m. Oman says ...

News Oman Politics: After Nearly Three Decades, Oman to Reopen Embassy in Iraq

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
News source: https://themedialine.org/headlines/after-nearly-three-decades-oman-to-reopen-embassy-in-iraq/

Oman’s Foreign Ministry announced plans to reopen an embassy ... Analysts view Riyadh’s rapprochement with Baghdad as a means of offsetting Shiite Iran’s growing political and military influence in ...