Transport yourself from Dhofar into Thailand as Anantara Al Baleed Resort Salalah celebrates the Songkran festival at the Mekong restaurant on April 13th.
Songkran festival at the Mekong restaurant.
The Songkran festival is Thailand’s
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Intercontinental Hotels (IHG) has purchased the award-winning Six Senses brand from private equity fund Pegasus Capital Advisors for USD 300 million. The sale includes the management of Six Senses 16 hotels and resorts, along with Spas and subsidiary groups Evason and Raison d’Etre. Following the acquisition, Six Senses is now expected to grow to 60 hotels within the next 10 years.
Zighy Bay Hotel Musandam Oman
Six Senses currently manages
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Tour of Oman 2019 starts on 16th February,
Tour of Oman – from Wadi Adai
with 18 teams including
Astana from Kazakhstan, whose Alexey Lutsenko won the race in 2018. This is the Continue reading “ TOUR OF OMAN 2019 Cycle Race will have 18 UCI Teams “
Love Above the Clouds with Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar.
Raise romance to new heights at dramatic mountain retreat the Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar.
Love Above the Clouds
Let the serene atmosphere inspire
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Romantic Retreat on the Arabian SeaSneak away for your Valentine getaway at the beachfront oasis of Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara .
Villa – Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara
Arrive to a special Anantara
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An idyllic little Valentines Day in Oman bolthole for two?
Valentines Day Alila Jabal Akhdar
Alila Jabal Akhdar is your hideaway! Pull back the curtains of this superbly spacious first floor Mountain View Suite and
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The Oman budget is approved with expenditure of OMR (Omani Rials ) 12.9 billion (USD33.5billion)
Continue reading “ Oman Budget 2019 a rise in expenditure, income and reduction in deficit percentage“
Anantara Al Baleed Resort Salalah celebrates New Year in Oman’s sub-tropical south of
Dhofar with cocktails under starry skys.
Al Baleed New Year 2019
A fabulous live-band leads up
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A Ferry Service for Oman from Qatar and Kuwait might be launching soon.
Grand Ferry via Abdul Basit The Peninsula
This seems to be being organized from
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High in the mountains of Oman
Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar celebrates New Year 2019 with an array of fun-filled activities and entertainment for the whole family throughout the resort; all under the experienced eye of the hotel’s new General Manager, Dagmar Symes.
Christmas & New Year 2019
Until 9 January 2019 kids can explore
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The new JW Marriott Muscat is likely to open by mid-summer 2019.
JW Marriott Muscat
This is a push back from a 2018 opening that was originally planned. Financed by Qatar National Bank the hotel is located within the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre. The
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Treats are part of Christmas and New Year in Oman at Alila Jabal Akhdar. Though staying at Alila in Oman is a joy in itself, the hotel has a great range of activities for guests.
Christmas and New Year Alila Oman
Learn how to play ‘Petanque’, an ideal
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The Land of Frankincense’, my new book, explores key locations associated with Frankincense in Dhofar, including the four UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
The Land of Frankincense Paperback and eBook
Locations such as Wadi Andhur,
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Duqm Refinery has achieved full finance on its path to becoming a driver in Oman’s economic diversification.
One of Oman’s economic objectives is to diversify its income, and the strategies include adding value to raw materials, leverage its geographical location and maximize local manpower skill sets.
Ras Markaz Oman
The new “Duqm Refinery” at Ras Markaz
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Oman’s Government-owned Oman Oil and ORPIC will merge their ‘downstream businesses’, effectively from 2nd December 2018.
Oil Tanker – Muscat
This merger is intended to be phase one to integrate their entire businesses. The CEO of the
combined company will be Musab Abdullah al Mahruqi, he was previously the CEO of ORPIC from April 2010-Dec 2016 and is currently on the Board of Directors with PDO, Oman’s Oil Exploration business. Continue reading “Oman Oil and ORPIC will Merge”