Oman’s Weather Forecast 29 April looks intense

Have a look at this screen grab from the BBC of the weather

Weather Forecast Monday 29 April
Weather Forecast Monday 29 April

to come in Muscat and northern Oman. The rain Muscat and northern Oman has been having will probably peak on Monday 29th April.

Rainy Muscat brings cooler weather just in time for the weekend

Thunder and lightning worked its way around Muscat

Muscat Gate on a rainy morning
Muscat Gate on a rainy morning

just before Continue reading “Rainy Muscat brings cooler weather just in time for the weekend”

Philippa Treadwell who died on Friday 19th April 2013

Philippa Treadwell who lived in Oman from 1975-79, died in England on Friday 19thApril 2013 after a very short hospital stay.

Philippa Treadwell
Philippa Treadwell

Philippa was bor Continue reading “Philippa Treadwell who died on Friday 19th April 2013”

Fuel subsidies in Oman being looked at-could petrol prices rise in Oman

Darwish bin Ismaeel al Balushi, Oman’s Minister Responsible for Financial Affairs appears to be looking at the cost of the fuel subsidy in Oman which is Omani Rial 1.3 billion per year (= Rial Omani 433 per person) .

Oman Oil waiting for customers
Oman Oil waiting for customers

With the Continue reading “Fuel subsidies in Oman being looked at-could petrol prices rise in Oman”

Red Bull soapbox race in Muscat

With the thermometer hitting 45c in Ruwi and not much lower in Bowsher it was time for the Red Bull soapbox race.

Red Bull soapbox race
Red Bull soapbox race

We arrived Continue reading “Red Bull soapbox race in Muscat”