OMAN VISA application process is updated

Visiting Oman? Read on…
The issuing authority of visas for Oman, the Royal Oman Police have announced that the Oman Visa application process is updated – read what needs to be done to apply for an Oman visit visa, based on their announcement.

Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman
Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman

Initial newspaper reports about the visa application changes, on Feb 18th gave Continue reading “OMAN VISA application process is updated”

NEW UAE AND OMAN BORDER crossing changes at Al Ain

The Royal Oman Police, who are responsible for all aspects of immigration and emigration from Oman have announced new border facilities affecting UAE and Oman border crossing between Al Buraymi in Oman and Al Ain in the UAE from 18th May 2018.

Al Buraymi Gate
Al Buraymi Gate

UAE and Oman border crossing changes

“The Sa’ara border point Continue reading “NEW UAE AND OMAN BORDER crossing changes at Al Ain”

Oman Visa regulations are revised

Oman Visa regulations for tourists travelling to Oman have just been revised by the issuing authority, the Royal Oman Police (ROP), on both effective price and period.

Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman
Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman

READ ANOTHER REVISION ANNOUNCED 24 JUNE 2018  TO SOME OF THE DETAILS DETAILED BELOW <<click on the link

Previously a 10 day tourist visa was available, on demand at the place of arrival for many nationalities, it cost Rial Omani 5 Continue reading “Oman Visa regulations are revised”

Muscat Festival Oman

I had an interesting meeting with H.E. Sultan Al Harthy – President of Muscat Municipality

Muscat Festival and other tourism related issues were the topics at a meeting I joined with the new President of Muscat Municipality H.E. Sultan Al Harthy . He gave an overview of issues and elicited comments about the Festival and Muscat’s tourism in general .

H.E. Sultan Al Harthy
H.E. Sultan Al Harthy

Certainly the first meeting of this type (that I can recall) it looks as if the Municipality is looking for more input from ‘stakeholders’ ; his next meeting is with the Bankers of Oman.