A new, free bus service operating between Al Ain and airports in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was recently launched by Oman Air. The service was introduced to offer enhanced convenience for passengers from Al Ain and to ensure that they start and end their journeys in style and comfort, said Oman Air. […]
Oman’s conventional banks have posted a robust 10.44 per cent growth in aggregate personal loans, or consumer loan portfolios, which stood at OMR7,680.96 million by the end of June 2016 The growth in personal loan was attributed to the tendency of more and more customers availing of loan due to fear that interest rate may […]
National Bank of Oman becomes first Omani bank to launch seamless banking to enhance cross border trade across Oman-UAE National Bank of Oman (NBO) reinforced its commitment to Oman’s bilateral trade ties with the United Arab Emirates by launching a series of technological innovations to deliver a seamless banking experience for entrepreneurs and companies operating […]
AirAsia X recently started direct flights in the Muscat-Bangkok sector, offering comfortable journey at economical rates. A Harikumar reports after enjoying a trip in the inaugural flight Travel by budget airlines is a money-saving option but is often thought of as a not-so-enjoyable experience, especially if it is a long-haul flight. However, Thai AirAsia X […]
Nissan has set the Guinness World Records title for the fastest drift using the specially tuned MY16 Nissan GT-R by entering a drift at a speed of 304.96 km/hr. Watch the full video here.
The Lord Mayor of the City of London, Jeffrey Mountevans, recently visited Oman. The major focus of the visit was to strengthen the UK’s relationship with Oman. Click to view an excerpt of Lord Mayor’s interview.
Spearheading a new era in hybrid technology across the Middle East, Saud Bahwan Group launched Toyota Prius in Oman. Watch the full video of Toyota Prius launch.
Shell has announced its fifth Gift to The Nation during a ceremony held recently at the Grand Hyatt in Muscat. Watch the video.
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The hype surrounding the Ford Mustang prior to its launch in 1964 was unlike anything Ford had experienced previously. The public had been able to view the concept vehicle as numerous pictures had circulated in the worldwide press. Here is a look back at the very first Mustang.