Oman Imposes Strict COVID-19 Measures During Ramadan

Oman will be imposing strict measure during the holy month of Ramadan to limit the spread of the coronavirus, the country’s health ministry announced on Monday. Ramadan – which will start on April 13 or 14 pending the moon sighting – is the month when Muslim fast from sunrise to sunset. It is often celebrated … More Oman Imposes Strict COVID-19 Measures During Ramadan

Oman Blocks Audio App Clubhouse Citing Lack Of Permit, But Some Fear Censorship

Oman blocked U.S. audio app Clubhouse on Sunday because it did not have the right permit,  authorities said, but some activists described the move as a further erosion of freedom of expression in the Gulf state. The government did not response immediately to a request for comment, but the telecoms regulator told WAF news website … More Oman Blocks Audio App Clubhouse Citing Lack Of Permit, But Some Fear Censorship

Oman Suspends Entry Of Travelers From Several Countries Amid COVID-19 Spike

Oman has announced it is suspending entry of travellers from  several countries, including Sudan and Lebanon, amid a recent spike in coronavirus cases. The suspension of entry for travellers will include the following countries: Sudan, Lebanon, Brazil, South Africa, Nigeria, Tanzania, Ghana, Ethiopia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone. ‘The suspension of entry will also apply to … More Oman Suspends Entry Of Travelers From Several Countries Amid COVID-19 Spike

ROYALS | Oman Sultan’s Eldest Son Dhi Yazan To Succeed Him, Becoming First Crown Prince

RIYADH – – Oman’s Sultan Haitham will be succeeded by his eldest son Dhi Yazan, according to a new basic law published on Tuesday that creates a new position of crown prince and established succession from ruler to the eldest son. Sultan Haitham bin Tariq Al-Said has announced plans for the constitutional change on Monday, … More ROYALS | Oman Sultan’s Eldest Son Dhi Yazan To Succeed Him, Becoming First Crown Prince

NEWS ALERT | Oman To Get Its First Crown Prince In Constitutional Overhaul

MILAN – – Oman’s sultan announced on Monday  a constitutional shakeup that includes the appointment of crown price for the first time and new rules on how parliament will work, state media said. A new basic law issued by Sultan Haitham Bin Tariq al – Said also emphasizes the role of the state in guaranteeing … More NEWS ALERT | Oman To Get Its First Crown Prince In Constitutional Overhaul

BREAKIG NEWS | Oman’s Sultan Congratulates Biden On Winning U.S. Election

MILAN – – Oman’s Sultan Haitham bin Tariq al-Said congratulated Democrat Joe Biden on winning the U.S. Presidential election, the state news agency reported on Saturday. Haitham bin Triq sent a letter to Biden expressing ‘His sincere congratulations for winning the confidence of the American people and for his election as President of the upcoming … More BREAKIG NEWS | Oman’s Sultan Congratulates Biden On Winning U.S. Election

NEWS ALERT | Oman Imposes Nighttime Lockdown In Fight Against COVID-19

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Oman has imposed a complete nighttime lockdown as part of precaution against the coronavirus pandemic, state news agency ONA reported. The latest measure, which took effect over the weekend and limits movement from 8 P.M until 5 A.M., is in effect until Oct.24. The Sultanate  will allow movement of emergency, … More NEWS ALERT | Oman Imposes Nighttime Lockdown In Fight Against COVID-19

TRAVEL ALERT | Oman To Restart International Flights On Oct.1

Oman will restart international flight on Oct.1, state news agency ONA said on Twitter, after they were suspended in March as part of coronavirus precautions. ‘Flights will be scheduled according to health data for specific destinations and according to bilateral agreements with other airlines’, ONA said. The Gulf state has reported 87,328 coronavirus infections, 82,805 … More TRAVEL ALERT | Oman To Restart International Flights On Oct.1