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News Oman Social: Iron Age archaeological site discovered in Oman

Published on: Monday 25 November 2019
Iron Age archaeological site discovered in Oman
News source: https://www.thenational.ae/world/gcc/iron-age-archaeological-site-discovered-in-oman-1.943021

“It features the social status of the deceased through the length of the tomb and archaeological artefacts buried with him." The Al Sharqiyah site is one of many archaeological finds discovered in ...

News Oman Social: Ooredoo Oman provides free WhatsApp for 3 days to mark National Day

Published on: Sunday 17 November 2019
Ooredoo Oman provides free WhatsApp for 3 days to mark National Day
News source: https://www.telecompaper.com/news/ooredoo-oman-provides-free-whatsapp-for-3-days-to-mark-national-day--1316478

Ooredoo Oman is giving customers three days of free WhatsApp service in celebration of the 49th National Day. From 17 to 19 November, all prepaid, postpaid and B2B users can access the social media ...

News Oman Social: Oman launches new initiative ‘Towards United Human Values’

Published on: Sunday 17 November 2019
Oman launches new initiative ‘Towards United Human Values’
News source: https://www.thejakartapost.com/adv/2019/11/18/oman-launches-new-initiative-towards-united-human-values.html

The Sultanate of Oman, a dynamic country in the Middle East, launched a major initiative Towards United Human Values to promote religious tolerance, mutual understanding and peaceful coexistence in Jakarta on Saturday.

News Oman Social: Nakheel Oman Development Company celebrates the success of world food day with inauguration of new brand 'Nizwa'

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Nakheel Oman Development Company celebrates the success of world food day with inauguration of new brand 'Nizwa'
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Nakheel_Oman_Development_Company_celebrates_the_success_of_world_food_day_with_inauguration_of_new_brand_Nizwa-ZAWYA20191021120146/

He went on to highlight the Project’s objectives as a key contributor to Oman’s food security strategy and a driver of economic and social growth. Speaking at the closing event, Honorable Maryam Al ...

News Oman Social: Air India flight to Dubai diverted to Oman after technical glitch

Published on: Saturday 12 October 2019
Air India flight to Dubai diverted to Oman after technical glitch
News source: https://www.khaleejtimes.com/region/oman/flight-to-dubai-diverted-to-oman-after-technical-glitch

"The Bangalore - Goa - Dubai flight, was forced to land in Muscat on Saturday after it developed some engine problems," the Times of Oman quoted a senior official as saying. Passengers took to social ...

News Oman Social: Oman’s Rakiza Infra Fund sees promising PPP-based opportunities

Published on: Tuesday 15 October 2019
Oman’s Rakiza Infra Fund sees promising PPP-based opportunities
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/business/story/Omans_Rakiza_Infra_Fund_sees_promising_PPPbased_opportunities-SNG_156999276/

Muneer al Muneeri, CEO Oman Infrastructure Fund (Rakiza), cited the newly promulgated PPP Law ... Areas of strategic investment interest include: Renewables, Oil & Gas, Social Infrastructure, Power ...

News Oman Social: UAE among top Arab nations for social progress

Published on: Wednesday 18 September 2019
UAE among top Arab nations for social progress
News source: https://www.khaleejtimes.com/business/local/uae-among-top-arab-nations-for-social-progress-

Ranked 61st with 69.84 points score, the UAE was rated higher than Russia, Qatar, Jordan, Turkey, Oman, India, and China. However, the country's ranking fell 16 places from 45th position last year, ...

News Oman Social: Oman- Apex Media: Bitter About Litter campaign- We are not alone

Published on: Wednesday 18 September 2019
Oman- Apex Media: Bitter About Litter campaign- We are not alone
News source: https://menafn.com/1099018742/Oman-Apex-Media-Bitter-About-Litter-campaign-We-are-not-alone

Apex Media has always felt strongly about social causes and this campaign was ... wadis and streets of Oman. We are delighted to introduce those readers that have joined our campaign.

News Oman Social: Exploring the social dynamics of Oman

Published on: Friday 20 September 2019
Exploring the social dynamics of Oman
News source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/469453/exploring-the-social-dynamics-of-oman/

Jokha al Harthi became the first ever Omani fiction writer to win the prestigious Man’s Booker Prize for her beautifully crafted novel Celestial Bodies. Originally written in Arabic, the novel ...

News Oman Social: 65,000 Expats Flee Oman in a Year Due to Omanisation

Published on: Tuesday 16 July 2019
65,000 Expats Flee Oman in a Year Due to Omanisation
News source: https://www.albawaba.com/business/65000-expats-flee-oman-year-due-omanisation-1297738

Oman’s expatriate workforce has also fallen ... as did jobs that concerned administrative activities, real estate, health and social work and professional and scientific activities. ...

News Oman Social: Oman- Charity event to honour achievers from south India

Published on: Friday 19 July 2019
Oman- Charity event to honour achievers from south India
News source: https://menafn.com/1098779705/Oman-Charity-event-to-honour-achievers-from-south-India

The programme will jointly be organised by Taal Events and Ekta Pravasi Oman. Media personnel, social workers and film directors will also be among the many people who will be awarded at the ...

News Oman Social: Marine pollution in Oman reviewed

Published on: Saturday 06 July 2019
Marine pollution in Oman reviewed
News source: https://menafn.com/1098731075/Marine-pollution-in-Oman-reviewed

The Social Committee of the State Council charged with studying the review of the Maritime Pollution Control Law issued by Royal Decree 34/74, on Thursday hosted Environment Society of Oman (ESO ...

News Oman Social: Oman- Graffiti on Amerat-Bausher road creates awareness on wildlife

Published on: Wednesday 10 July 2019
Oman- Graffiti on Amerat-Bausher road creates awareness on wildlife
News source: https://menafn.com/1098745834/Oman-Graffiti-on-AmeratBausher-road-creates-awareness-on-wildlife

Khimji Ramdas' Social Development Arm, has initiated a graffiti-mural initiative in collaboration with local artists. Led by Zebrine, a group that promotes contemporary art in Oman, the artists ...

News Oman Social: Eshraqa volunteers distribute 10,000 Ramadan boxes across Oman

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Eshraqa_volunteers_distribute_10000_Ramadan_boxes_across_Oman-ZAWYA20190509090811/

Takaful Social Fund, the Omani Association for the Hearing Impaired, and the Oman Charitable Organisation, distributed another 2,700 boxes. Khimji Ramdas employees themselves handed out over 1000 ...

News Oman Social: Oman Jails Businessman for 'Hiring Out' His Workers Illegally

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: https://www.albawaba.com/editors-choice/oman-jails-businessman-hiring-out-his-workers-illegally-1284523

This large fine was due to the large number of expats working illegally.” Social welfare members in Oman also said it was important for expats in the country to follow the law. Karunakar Rao, the ...

News Oman Social: Oman- Zorros in the making

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
News source: https://menafn.com/1098508682/Oman-Zorros-in-the-making

Maryam also enrolled her 12 year old daughter Leen in the programme when it started last month following a social media blitz ... with the formation of the Oman Fencing Committee (OFC) in January ...