PARIS, France – Oman will not allow employees in the public or private sectors to enter their workplace without a vaccination certificate that proves they are fully vaccinated, the health minister said in a news conference on Monday.
DUBAI – Omani authorities require foreign travellers aged 18 or older to have received at least two COVID – 19 vaccine doses to enter the sultanate, the state news agency reported on Sunday. The sultanate also cancelled a previous decision that suspended entry from South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Eswatini and Mozambique.
OMAN – Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Oman where he will will embark on a tour of neighboring Gulf states starting Monday. Saudi Arabia and Oman also signed 13 Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) for joint work on specific projects within economic sectors through several companies owned by the Oman Investment Authority … More Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Arrives In Oman To Start Gulf Tour
Riyadh / Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia’s Investment Minister Khalid al – Falih was visiting Oman on Sunday to discuss opportunities in both Gulf countries, Saudi State news agency SPA said. The visit follows economic talks earlier this after which Saudi Arabia said it was considering developing an industrial zone in Oman, a neighbouring country … More Saudi Investment Minister Visits Oman To Boost Economic Ties
Paris/France – Oman will allow anyone holding a COVID-19 vaccine certificate to travel to the country from September 1, the civil aviation authority said on Twitter on Monday. The authority said it had dropped a list of countries from which arrivals were banned due to the pandemic.
Riyadh / Saudi Arabia – – Oman will ease a curfew imposed to combat the spread of COVID – 19 by reopening public buildings, malls and restaurants and resuming public events, authorities said on Thursday. Shops have been closed and commercial activities shuttered between 8:00 P.M. and 4: A.M. since May. They will reopen on … More Oman To Ease COVID Curfew From Saturday
Oman provides first official confirmation on Wednesday that the Asphalt Princess tanker was involved in a hijacking in the Arabian Sea after Britain’s maritime trade agency earlier reported the incident was over. Three maritime security forces had told Reuters on Tuesday that the Asphalt Princess tanler had neem seized by suspected Iranian – backed forces, … More Oman Confirms Asphalt Princess Tanker Had Been Hijacked in Arabian Sea
Oman on Thursday extended a nightly locdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus, with movement and commercial activities to be restricted between 10 P.M. and 4 A.M. until further notice, the government said. Cases in the country of around 4.5 million people, which has continued to impose movement and commercial restrictions on and off … More Oman Extends Nightly COVID – 19 Lockdown