Tourism

World Halal Tourism Summit 2016 to focus on global tourism economy

The 2nd World Halal Tourism Summit will be held in the United Arab Emirates’ capital of Abu Dhabi from 21-25 November 2016, and as part of the inaugural International Travel Week (ITW), will play host to the world’s biggest hosted buyers programme for global travel professionals.
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Muriya launches phase II of Lagoons in Hawana Salalah

  Muriya’s flagship destination, Hawana Salalah, and Dhofar’s only Integrated Tourism Complex (ITC), sold out Phase I of its new residential project, Lagoons, in just...
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Boulevard Oman – the new shopping destination

Al Araimi Boulevard, the the RO 100 million shopping destination was officially inaugurated by His Highness Sayyid Harib bin Thuwaini al Said on Monday. It...
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Geologists who explored new caves in Jebel Al Akdhar call for...

A group of geologists who are based in Oman and Germany, have recently discovered two new caves in Jebel Al Akdhar mountains, with the help of villagers.
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Omani public believes greater knowledge-sharing can help shape a better future

The majority of Oman’s public regard themselves as optimistic individuals, says new survey Omani residents are part of 20,000+ respondents across 23 countries...
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Tourists Flee Sri Lanka as Foreigners Targeted in Blasts

Tourists are scrambling to leave Sri Lanka and hotels are bracing for cancellations after a deadly terrorist attack that killed 290 people targeted foreigners...
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Millennium Resort Mussanah’s Christmas and New Year offers

Millennium Resort Mussanah recently launched a new series of packages for guests to experience the ultimate family vacation this upcoming holiday season. Offering an exciting array of special cuisine and reduced room rates, the resort’s Christmas and New Year promotions will allow them to fully experience the festive spirit.
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Oman Wins 16 Awards at 26th World Travel Awards

3 prizes for Oman Airports and 4 for Oman Air Other awards include World’s Leading Tourism Development Company, World’s Leading Green Resort, among...
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Alfardan Group launches The St. Regis Al Mouj Muscat Resort

The Qatar-based Alfardan Group recently announced the debut of The St. Regis brand in Oman, at Al Mouj Muscat in a grand launch ceremony...
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Dubai tourism eyes bigger growth, set to attract more GCC visitors

The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) the principal entity tasked with delivering Dubai’s tourism vision of attracting 20 million visitors by 2020, has announced the launch of a new GCC trade marketing and communications strategy to further reinforce Dubai’s positioning and offering to GCC guests.
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