Friday, August 7, 2020

Tourism

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...
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Oman Air launches free bus service in UAE

A new, free bus service operating between Al Ain and airports in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was recently launched by Oman...
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Bangkok beckons

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...
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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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Kingdom of Bahrain unveils new tourism identity

The Kingdom of Bahrain launched today its new tourism identity under the slogan of ‘Ours. Yours’ in a step to further develop the tourism sector as a main contributor to the national economy.
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Dubai welcomes 4.1 mln visitors in first three months of 2016

Dubai welcomed 4.1 million overnight visitors in the first three months of 2016, a 5.1% increase over the same period last year, backed by strong double digit growth from its top two proximity markets, the GCC and India
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Oman Air offers thrilling motorsports holiday packages

Oman Air Holidays is offering two very special packages for motorsports fans, who are invited to watch superstar Omani driver Ahmad Al Harthy race at two of Europe’s most iconic circuits.
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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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Oman’s inbound tourists arrivals double during 2005-14

Towards facilitating a proper assessment of the impact of tourism in the Sultanate’s economy, the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI) has published a bulletin showing the Sultanate's tourism indicators over the period 2005 – 2014.
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‘Destination Oman’ soars to new heights

Almouj Golf teams up with British Airways aimed at expanding its reach to golf travellers from over 180 cities around the world and positioning the Sultanate as a global golfing destination.
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