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News Oman Religion: Successor pledges continuity as political and religious leaders bid farewell to Oman’s Sultan Qaboos

Published on: Monday 13 January 2020
Successor pledges continuity as political and religious leaders bid farewell to Oman’s Sultan Qaboos
News source: http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Successor-pledges-continuity-as-political-and-religious-leaders-bid-farewell-to-Omans-Sultan-Qaboos-49012.html

The monarch, who passed away at the age of 79, modernised his country and mediated in reginal conflicts. Christians praise the “unique leader”. His successor Haitham ben Tarek pledges to follow in his footsteps and promote peaceful solutions to regional crises.

News Oman Religion: GCC News Roundup: New Omani ruler assumes power, Qatar Emir appoints new prime minister (January 1-31)

Published on: Tuesday 04 February 2020
GCC News Roundup: New Omani ruler assumes power, Qatar Emir appoints new prime minister (January 1-31)
News source: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/up-front/2020/02/05/gcc-news-roundup-new-omani-ruler-assumes-power-qatar-emir-appoints-new-prime-minister-january-1-31/

Oman’s Sultan Qaboos, whose quiet diplomacy during five decades in power helped ... A statement from Israel’s interior minister had said that Israelis—if invited and permitted by Saudi ...

News Oman Religion: China finds support over Xinjiang from Gulf Cooperation Council

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
China finds support over Xinjiang from Gulf Cooperation Council
News source: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201909/26/WS5d8c2321a310cf3e3556d986.html

The US has been using religion and human rights as a cover to "slander and smear ... including Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Oman minister of foreign affairs; Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister and ...

News Oman Religion: 'Everyone will lose': Fearing new Gulf war, Oman doubles down on diplomacy

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
'Everyone will lose': Fearing new Gulf war, Oman doubles down on diplomacy
News source: https://www.middleeasteye.net/news/everyone-will-lose-fearing-new-gulf-war-oman-doubles-down-diplomacy

He believes "both to have hands everywhere" in reference to political, economic and religious influences exerted across the Middle East by the two countries. Therefore, Oman’s policy attempts to ...

News Oman Religion: Oman- Sultanate's Hajj Mission returns

Published on: Saturday 17 August 2019
Oman- Sultanate's Hajj Mission returns
News source: https://menafn.com/1098894843/Oman-Sultanates-Hajj-Mission-returns?src=Rss

The mission this year was headed by Sultan bin Said al Hinai, director general of Preaching and Guidance at the Ministry of Awqaf and Religious Affairs (MARA). The mission comprised ...

News Oman Religion: First Islamic community app theShukran launched in Oman

Published on: Sunday 18 August 2019
First Islamic community app theShukran launched in Oman
News source: https://menafn.com/1098897596/First-Islamic-community-app-theShukran-launched-in-Oman?src=Rss

The app was launched at the Oman Islamic FinTech Forum ... joy and it is the best tool to make Muslims successful and defeat religious hatred. theShukran is a social network that offers the ...

News Oman Religion: Saudi Arabia’s Hyper-Nationalism Is Here To Stay

Published on: Sunday 18 August 2019
Saudi Arabia’s Hyper-Nationalism Is Here To Stay
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/saudi-arabia-hyper-nationalism-stay-191300354.html

As Saudi Arabia adjusts its social contract to lean away from religion and towards nationalism, it is siphoning power away from the religious extremists who have long dogged its reputation and security. But in so doing, it is also giving power to a new brand of Saudi radical: the hyper-nationalist. And

News Oman Religion: Oman- Alizz Islamic Bank supports Nusuk event on hajj rituals

Published on: Tuesday 23 July 2019
Oman- Alizz Islamic Bank supports Nusuk event on hajj rituals
News source: https://menafn.com/1098796052/Oman-Alizz-Islamic-Bank-supports-Nusuk-event-on-hajj-rituals

and contribute in creating a culture of awareness about the essentials of our religion and religious tolerance, which Oman is well known for its adherence to.' ...

News Oman Religion: This Ramazan, don’t force fasting or eating. Quran says there is no compulsion in religion

Published on: Saturday 11 May 2019
News source: https://theprint.in/opinion/this-ramazan-dont-force-fasting-or-eating-quran-says-there-is-no-compulsion-in-religion/233908/

In Oman, the law makes it punishable to eat or drink in public ... She has the right to practice any religion she wants to. Just like we have the right to forsake religion if we wish to, we also have ...

News Oman Religion: How to make asabe zainab, a deep-fried pastry from Oman

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: https://www.middleeasteye.net/discover/food-recipe-how-to-make-asabe-zainab-dessert-oman

Despite the Ramadan link, Zainab herself was not known to be religious: legend has it that she made these ... for how she brought families together for generations to come. In Oman, asabe zainab are ...

News Oman Religion: Oman Air offers guests signature Iftar Boxes during Ramadan

Published on: Monday 06 May 2019
News source: http://www.tradearabia.com/news/TTN_354383.html

Ramadan is an important religious festival during which Oman Air is committed to showcasing its Middle Eastern hospitality to all its guests. Muslim guests will be able to enjoy Ramadan-themed feature ...