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Oman Air launches daily Muscat-Manchester flight

Oman Air will start its new daily flight between Muscat and Manchester from May 1st, 2017; the latest move in the airline’s ambitious and dynamic programme of fleet and network expansion. The daily service from Oman Air will be operated by an A330 -200 and is in addition to the double daily flight from London Heathrow, making ... Continue reading ›

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Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts steps foot in Oman

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, a Swiss-based chain, inked an agreement to operate its first property in Oman’s capital city, Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Al Azaiba Muscat, the Swiss-based hotel chain announced on Thursday, March 23, 2017. The deal, signed with the Civil Service Employees Pension Fund, an Omani government fund, will entail an upscale mixed-used development, located ... Continue reading ›

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Ramadan 2017 will begin on…

The Holy Month is just over a months away! The exact day that Ramadan will start is always up in the air, as it depends on exact moon sightings. That said, we now have a pretty good idea of when it will be: Saturday May 27 is slated to be the first day of the Holy Month. How ... Continue reading ›

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Oman has the world’s highest sand dune: expert

The world’s highest sand dune has been discovered in Oman at a height of 455 meters above sea level. Dr. Eid Al Yahya, A Saudi anthropological researcher and TV presenter, has revealed on a discovery trip that the world’s highest sand dune is at the Dhofar Governorate at the Ramlat Jadilah desert. It breaks the previous record ... Continue reading ›

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Oman ranked among top six locations for winter diving

Oman has been ranked as one of the top six destinations for diving enthusiasts during the winter months, by the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI). The Sultanate has been placed alongside Spain’s Canary Islands, Malta, Mozambique, Jordan and Cape Verde, all figuring in a list of locations holidaymakers can head to in search of sun, sand ... Continue reading ›

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New Oman Aquarium to open in 2018

Thirty-thousand marine animals – from small shrimps to large sharks – will find a home in the new Oman Aquarium in Palm Mall, Seeb, which is set to open in the first quarter of 2018. The 8,000 square metre aquarium will have 55 exhibit tanks. “The ocean tank will have 1.7million litres of seawater and will be stocked ... Continue reading ›

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Three new hotels to open in Oman this year

There will be three new hotels opening in Muscat this year, cementing Oman’s continued growth as a tourism destination, said by the Ministry of Tourism. There will be around 500 rooms for the guests. The three-star Al Irfan International Hotel is expected to open in the first quarter of this year 2017. Located in Bausher, it will have ... Continue reading ›

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Anantara Jabal Akhdar, Oman opens officially

Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar official opening ceremony was held yesterday under the auspices of Sayyid Badr bin Saud bin Harib Al Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs. On the occasion of the opening of the Resort which is owned by the Ministry of Defence Pension Fund, the Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs said in a press ... Continue reading ›

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Five-star hotel planned for City Walk Oman

A new 47,999 m2 City Walk development has been planned for Seeb in Oman. Part of the project will include a five-star hotel but no completion date has been proposed. HE Ahmed bin Nasser Al Mahrizi, Minister of Tourism, signed an agreement with Eng. Samih Sawaris, chairman of Orascom Development Holding AG, Muriya’s largest shareholder, to develop ... Continue reading ›

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Anantara Salalah-Al Baleed Resort to opens this September

Anantara Salalah - Al Baleed Resort is on course to open in September, 2016 in Dhofar. Developed as part of a joint venture between Omran Hotels & Resorts and Musstir, the hotel is been managed by Anantara Hotels, Resorts and Spas. The property features 136 guest rooms and studios as well as one, two and three bedroom pool ... Continue reading ›