Friday, 24 May 2019 | 18 Ramadan 1440

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H E Shihi visits Sur protection dam office

H E Shihi visits Sur protection dam office

H E Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Mohammed al Shihi, Minister of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources, visited the protection dam in Sur, North Sharqiyah on Wednesday. H E Shihi was given a briefing on water level in the dam which had received huge inflow in the current spell of rain.

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Omani authors hail Jokha’s achievement

Omani authors hail Jokha’s achievement

Majid al Suleimany I am very pleased to hear this good news. This is a high point for Omani authors, writers and columnists. It is great that our works are being recognised and acknowledged and appreciated. The award is a plus point for us Arab writers especially who write in English to be heard internationally. This is like a Ramadan gift to Oman. I give her my best regards and compliments and I congratulate her from the bottom of my heart. We are all happy.

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Sultanate, UK sign partnership agreement

Sultanate, UK sign partnership agreement

London- Oman and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on Wednesday signed cooperation and partnership agreement to develop bilateral relations in various political, economic, scientific, cultural, development and technological spheres.

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Booker award for Jokha

Booker award for Jokha

An Omani author has created history by being the first Arabic-language writer to win one of the biggest literary fiction awards in the world - the Man Booker International Prize for 2019.

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Home away from home: Malay family keeps to its traditions

Home away from home: Malay family keeps to its traditions

For expatriate families, sticking to one’s tradition and roots maybe difficult. However, for Malaysian family Zulkifli Hashim his wife Faizah Yusof (wife) and Nabilah Zulkifli (daughter) who relocated to Oman just five years ago from Australia, the sultanate has been the perfect haven due to its peaceful and tolerant culture.

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All-new Chery Arrizo 6 launched in Oman

All-new Chery Arrizo 6 launched in Oman

The stunning all-new Arrizo 6 was recently unveiled by OTE Group and Chery Automobile Co, in Oman. This new model adopts the latest design language of Chery - Life in Motion and has a stylish and sporty appearance. This new launch will further enhance the brand appeal to the younger generation and will also enrich Chery’s product line-up in the sultanate.

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