Category: Tourism

Oman to host 19th Arab Tourism Ministerial Meeting

The Ministry of Tourism is set to host the 19th Ministerial Meeting for Arab Tourism in Oman from 13 to 14 December 2016, in Oman. The two-day event will see the presence of several Tourism Ministers, Undersecretaries, VIP dignitaries from the region, as well as representatives from the World Tourism Organisation who will come together […]

Shifting into top gear

Oman is making tourism a central plank of its economic strategy, as the country braces itself for a post-oil future pursuing its diversification drives with a renewed sense of urgency. Muhammed Nafie reports “We then set out for the country of Oman and arrived there after six days’ travelling. It is a fertile land, with […]

Al Baleed Resort_Om_ Obs
Omran opens Salalah office to drive tourism investment into Dhofar

Omran, the Sultanate’s master developer for tourism and urban communites has opened a new regional office in Salalah. The office, which was opened by Omran’s executive management team including Minister of Commerce and Industry and Chairman HE Dr  Ali bin Masoud Al Sunaidi and CEO James Wilson, will help oversee Omran’s growing portfolio of investments […]