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Tag Archives: Saudi Arabia

Experts from across the world share views at medical forum

Around 2,700 medical and paramedical staff from The Royal Hospital, health institutions in the sultanate, the private sectors, civil associations, as well as from the GCC countries attended the second Royal Hospital International Conference at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre.

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13 MERS cases in Oman till Feb finish: WHO

13 MERS cases in Oman till Feb end: WHO

Thirteen laboratory-confirmed cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) have been reported in Oman in 2019 till February end.According to the World Health Organization (WHO), “At the end of February 2019, a total of 2,374 laboratory-confirmed cases of MERS, including 823 associated deaths were reported globally. A majority of these cases were from Saudi Arabia (1,983 cases, including 745 related deaths).”In February, a total of 76 laboratory-confirmed cases of MERS were reported globally: 68 from Saudi Arabia with ten associated deaths and eight from Oman with two deaths.

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Readily available web content raises concerns

Readily available web content raises concerns

With an affordable price of only RO3 per month, Netflix is gaining ground ever since it made its debut in the sultanate. With (both original, TV series and movies) ad free streaming, Netflix shows have been very popular among viewers of diverse age groups.

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Oman Air cancels over 400 flights

Oman Air cancels over 400 flights

Oman Air has cancelled 478 flights between March 28 and April 30, as a result of Public Authority for Civil Aviation’s (PACA) directives on suspending operations of Boeing 737 Max. Some of the affected destinations are Salalah, Bahrain, Dubai, Riyadh, Doha, Kuwait, Kenya, Karachi, Amman, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Calicut and Goa.

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