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 2021-01-28 12:13 

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The Chedi Muscat welcomes on board newly appointed General Manager...

The Chedi Muscat is delighted to announce the appointment of its esteemed General Manager, Thomas Guss, from January 2021. With an inspiring vision The post The Chedi Muscat welcomes on board newly appointed General Manager appeared first on Oman Observer...

 2021-01-28 09:44 

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WHO team to start Wuhan virus probe under global glare...

Wuhan, China: A team of experts from the World Health Organization left quarantine in Wuhan on Thursday to begin a The post WHO team to start Wuhan virus probe under global glare appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-28 09:13 

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Oman reports 154 new cases and two deaths...

Muscat: The Ministry of Health (MoH) on Thursday reported 154 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the total number of cases The post Oman reports 154 new cases and two deaths appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-28 08:57 

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Dar al Hanan postal stamp launched...

Muscat: On the 10th anniversary of Dar al Hanan, Dr Ahmed al Saidi, Minister of Health launched a commemorative postal stamp The post Dar al Hanan postal stamp launched appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 18:16 

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'The world is watching us,' says new top US diplomat...

WASHINGTON: Secretary of State Antony Blinken got to work on Wednesday with a warning that the world's eyes were on The post 'The world is watching us,' says new top US diplomat appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 18:15 

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Italy's president opens government talks after prime minister quits...

ROME: Italy's president will begin discussions with political leaders on Wednesday on forming a new government following the resignation of The post Italy's president opens government talks after prime minister quits appeared first on Oman Observe...

 2021-01-27 17:46 

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A bailiff talks to activists as they work to remove them from their protest camp against the HS2 hi-speed rail The post appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 17:43 

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Agreement to teach primary students IT and coding skills...

Staff Reporter Muscat, Jan 27 The Ministry of Education and Omantel signed an agreement on Wednesday to develop a IT The post Agreement to teach primary students IT and coding skills appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 17:43 

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167 new Covid-19 cases, one death...

The Ministry of Health (MoH) on Wednesday reported 167 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the total number of cases registered The post 167 new Covid-19 cases, one death appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 17:40 

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Top Indian civilan honour for Sohar replica builder...

The ship that is standing mighty amid the roads connecting Al Bustan, Sidab and Wadi Kabir, is the epitome of The post Top Indian civilan honour for Sohar replica builder appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:55 

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Recruitment of expats to cost more...

Muscat: The Ministry of Labour has announced a substantial rise in the fee for the recruitment of expatriate employees in The post Recruitment of expats to cost more appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:53 

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More investments, more jobs for nationals...

Muscat: Nationalisation of jobs will help enhance investment, and employing qualified and skilled Omanis was the best option for the The post More investments, more jobs for nationals appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:34 

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Omani drivers in fray at Qatar rally...

Oman Rally Sohar International postponed to Feb 25 MUSCAT, JAN 27 Abdullah al Rawahi, Zakariya al Aufi and Zakaria al The post Omani drivers in fray at Qatar rally appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:33 

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Monopolising expression on the Internet...

soniambrosio@gmail.com Communication power, who holds it? It is tricky to say which is more complex: the effect of misinformation The post Monopolising expression on the Internet appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:32 

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In locked-down Lebanon, many fear poverty more than virus...

Jana Dhayby and Bachir El-Khoury Lebanon may be under a strict pandemic lockdown to stem raging coronavirus rates, but The post In locked-down Lebanon, many fear poverty more than virus appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:32 

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Fawad hits 'dream' century to put Pakistan in charge...

KARACHI: Fawad Alam gave further evidence of his considerable patience with a grafting century which helped Pakistan take a useful The post Fawad hits 'dream' century to put Pakistan in charge appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:31 

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Biden poised to halt fossil fuel leasing...

Issam AHMED US President Joe Biden was planning to announce new bans on oil and gas drilling on federal The post Biden poised to halt fossil fuel leasing appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:31 

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Young soars as Hawks halt Clippers' win streak...

LOS ANGELES: The short-handed Los Angeles Clippers couldn't overcome the loss of stars Kawhi Leonard and Paul George on Tuesday The post Young soars as Hawks halt Clippers' win streak appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:31 

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BCCI chief Ganguly back in hospital after chest pain...

India's cricket chief Sourav Ganguly was taken to hospital with chest pain on Wednesday, nearly three weeks after being discharged The post BCCI chief Ganguly back in hospital after chest pain appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:30 

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Cricket Australia confirms IndianS racially abused...

A Cricket Australia probe Wednesday concluded Indian players were racially abused during the third Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground, The post Cricket Australia confirms IndianS racially abused appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:30 

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Australia axe Wade, keep Paine for SA Test tour...

Matthew Wade was axed on Wednesday for Australia's Test series in South Africa after failing to fire against India, while The post Australia axe Wade, keep Paine for SA Test tour appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:29 

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Rouhani: Restricting Internet access 'absolutely wrong'...

TEHRAN: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has slammed opponents of Internet freedom, saying that restricting access would be "absolutely wrong." "These The post Rouhani: Restricting Internet access 'absolutely wrong' appeared first on O...

 2021-01-27 16:28 

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UN report accuses Yemen govt of money-laundering...

NEW YORK: Yemen's Ansar Allah have diverted more than $1 billion in state funds to their fight in the country's The post UN report accuses Yemen govt of money-laundering appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:28 

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Russia suggests ME conference, US to renew Palestinian ties...

MOSCOW/NEW YORK: Russia backed a Palestinian proposal for a Middle East peace conference, suggesting it could be held at ministerial The post Russia suggests ME conference, US to renew Palestinian ties appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:26 

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Alert around Delhi after farmers' riot...

NEW DELHI: Indian police imposed heavy security and closed several main roads around New Delhi on Wednesday, a day after The post Alert around Delhi after farmers' riot appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:25 

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Man City roar to summit...

LONDON: If their Premier League title rivals hoped the absence of injured Kevin De Bruyne might slow down Manchester City's The post Man City roar to summit appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 16:25 

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Philippines files protest over China's coastguard law...

MANILA: The Philippines foreign minister on Wednesday said a diplomatic protest had been filed over China's passing of a law The post Philippines files protest over China's coastguard law appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 09:39 

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Second dose of vaccine delayed: MOH...

The Ministry of Health has announced the postponement of the second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine for those who received The post Second dose of vaccine delayed: MOH appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 09:27 

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MoH reports 167 new cases and one death...

Muscat: The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Wednesday reported 167 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the total number of cases The post MoH reports 167 new cases and one death appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 08:23 

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Online registration for Indian schools admissions from Feb 1...

The online registration for admission in Indian Schools in the capital area for the next academic year (2021-2022) will start The post Online registration for Indian schools admissions from Feb 1 appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 08:02 

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Fees for expat recruitment licenses to be increased: Labour Minister...

Muscat: The Minister of Labour in Oman has announced that there will be an increase in fees to recruit and The post Fees for expat recruitment licenses to be increased: Labour Minister appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-27 05:08 

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32,000 jobs for Omanis this year, including 7,600 in govt...

Muscat: The Ministry of Labour on Wednesday said 32,000 job opportunities and 10,000 training opportunities for Omanis will be created The post 32,000 jobs for Omanis this year, including 7,600 in govt appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:42 

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72% of Muscat land applicants women...

The total applications for residential land plots in Muscat Governorate reached 123,025, around 72 per cent of which are from The post 72% of Muscat land applicants women appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:42 

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To be on WhatsApp or move on to other platforms...

Social media enthusiasts continue to be debating on whether to stay on WhatsApp or move on to other platforms. The The post To be on WhatsApp or move on to other platforms appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:26 

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Oman Observer - Oman Observer...

Psychological issues among children are quite common during the pandemic and they vary from anxiety to depression prompting them to The post appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:25 

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Defence ministry to receive new recruits...

MUSCAT: The recruitment committees at the Royal Army of Oman's (RAO) military medical services, the Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) The post Defence ministry to receive new recruits appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:24 

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New timings for Mawaleh market...

Muscat: Muscat Municipality has announced new working hours for Al Mawaleh Central Market for vegetables and fruits. "Muscat Municipality is The post New timings for Mawaleh market appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:13 

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OAA to kick-start season with International Drift...

OIDC first round set for Feb 11 and 12 following medical protocols MUSCAT, JAN 26 The Oman Automobile Association (OAA) The post OAA to kick-start season with International Drift appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:11 

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Pakistan in trouble as Rabada leads South Africa fightback...

Karachi: Fast bowler Kagiso Rabada took two wickets for just eight runs as he led a South African fightback against The post Pakistan in trouble as Rabada leads South Africa fightback appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:11 

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Tuchel set to accept massive Chelsea challenge...

LONDON: Thomas Tuchel is set to be named Chelsea manager on Tuesday several years after he first spoke with the The post Tuchel set to accept massive Chelsea challenge appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:11 

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MCCC end OC Under-19 campaign undefeated...

MUSCAT: Muscat Cricket Coaching Centre (MCCC) ended their Junior League Under-19 League campaign undefeated after ace all-rounders Sameer Mohammed and The post MCCC end OC Under-19 campaign undefeated appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:10 

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Kohli or Rahane...

The world's most high profile cricketing responsibility, Indian captaincy, is generating intense debate these days after India conjured up a The post Kohli or Rahane appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:05 

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Rahane or Kohli?..India benefit either way...

Muscat: The world's most high profile cricketing responsibility, Indian captaincy, is generating intense debate these days after India conjured up The post Rahane or Kohli?..India benefit either way appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:04 

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Be nice to beaches...

Vast, pristine, sandy beaches and fresh, frothy tides that keep chasing each other at the shores are soothing sights at The post Be nice to beaches appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:02 

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Muscat top city in ME for quality of life, 10th safest city overall...

Muscat, Jan 26 Out of the different urban cities in the Middle East and Asia, Muscat is currently number The post Muscat top city in ME for quality of life, 10th safest city overall appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 17:01 

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UK records over 100,000 Covid deaths: official data...

London: More than 100,000 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in Britain since the pandemic took hold last The post UK records over 100,000 Covid deaths: official data appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 16:59 

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Confusion galore over PCR test...

Confusion continues as to weather to go or not for a PCR test even after completion of 14 days of The post Confusion galore over PCR test appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 16:58 

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Drop plastic from our daily life......

From the beginning of this year, my memory has been under tremendous test. Although occasional forgetfulness like misplacing a key The post Drop plastic from our daily life... appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 16:57 

Oman Observer

App launched for healthcare services...

It is possible now to access medical care remotely in the Sultanate through a mobile phone application. The application is The post App launched for healthcare services appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-26 16:57 

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For undocumented millions, Biden brings chance to step from shadows...

Jeff Gammage After Frans and his wife came to Philadelphia from Indonesia in the mid-2000s, they lived in fear The post For undocumented millions, Biden brings chance to step from shadows appeared first on Oman Observer ....

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