Category Archives: General

HM The Sultan Congratulates Gambian President

Muscat, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said hassent a cable of congratulations to President Adama Barrow of theRepublic of Gambia on the occasion of his country's IndependenceAnniversary.In his cable, His Majesty expressed his sincere congratulations an...

The Sultanate to Host Seminar on Development Finance Institutions Role in Supporting Economic Development

Muscat, The Sultanate, represented by Oman Development Bank (ODB), will organize a seminar on the role of development finance institutions in supporting economic development. The seminar will highlight the partnership between the public and private ...

Plane Crash Kills Five People in Kenya

Nairobi, Five people were killed, including threeAmericans, in a plane crash in Kenya's large rift valley region.The plane crashed into a tree during an emergency landing and thencrashed into a field in Kericho County, west of Nairobi.A Kenyan pilot an...

Royal Office Minister Receives Commander of US Central Command

Muscat, Gen. Sultan bin Mohammed al-Nu'mani,Minister of the Royal Office received in his office today Gen. Joseph L.Votel, Commander of the United States (US) Central Command. Gen. al-Nu'amani welcomed the guest and his accompanyingdelegation.The US M...

Winter Storm Cancels, Delays Thousand Flights in USA

Washington, Authorities in the United States havecanceled more than 2,500 flights due to a winter storm. The strong weather storm hit the northeast and the Midwest of theUnited States, causing heavy snow, rain and floods, the NationalWeather Service sa...

Health Minister Takes Part in WHO-UNSSC Course on Country Leadership

Bonn, Deliberations of the World HealthOrganization (WHO)-United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC)training course on Country Leadership on Health and Well-Being of the2030 Agenda began today at Bonn in the Republic of Germany.Dr. Ahmed bin Mohamme...