From the late 17th century, the Omani Sultanate was a powerful empire, vying with Portugal and Britain for influence in the Persian Gulf and Indian Ocean. At its peak in the 19th century, Omani influence or control extended across the Strait of Hormuz to modern-day Iran and Pakistan, and as far south as Zanzibar (today part of Tanzania, also former capital). As its power declined in the 20th century, the sultanate came under the influence of the United Kingdom. Historically, Muscat was the principal trading port of the Persian Gulf region. Muscat was also among the most important trading ports of the Indian Ocean. Oman's official religion is Islam.
Oman ypsilon, the Oman blenny, is a species of combtooth blenny found in the western Indian ocean, around Oman. This fish reaches a length of 4 centimetres (1.6in)TL. It is the only known species in its genus.
Busaidi hailed great efforts made by Zarif to bolster relations with Oman during his tenure in the past eight years and said his country’s policy is based on the enhancement of cooperation with Iran... Zarif paid a visit to Oman late in April, after his visits to Qatar and Iraq. Iran, Oman discuss economic ties, regional issues in Muscat.
The ForeignOffice has said that it believes the strike on the oil tanker off the coast of Oman was “deliberate, targeted, and a clear violation of international law by Iran” ... A Romanian national was also killed, the Foreign Office said.
The UK government has been criticized for failing to retaliate after a British Army veteran was killed in an alleged Iranian drone attack on an oil tanker off Oman’s coast. The unidentified Briton was killed on Saturday after a so-called kamikaze drone struck the oil tanker he was serving on as a security officer.
Read full article. News18. 30 July 2021, 3.38 pm. Two crew members of a Japanese-owned oil tanker died in a suspected piracy incident off the coast of Oman, the UK office of the company that manages the vessel said Friday ... .
Two crew members of a Japanese-owned oil tanker have died in a suspected piracy incident off the coast of Oman, the UK office of the Israeli-owned company that manages the vessel said Friday ... "We are aware of reports of an attack on a merchant vessel off the coast of Oman," the Ministry of Defence in London said in a short statement.
Pune-based computer engineers Sanjay Borkar and Santosh Shinde started FarmERP as Farm ManagementSoftware in 2001... So, we targeted corporates, and got our first opportunity in Oman in 2010,” the founder reveals.. In 2011, Sanjay told YourStory, “We want FarmERP to be the Office package for farmers, and we’re confident that we’ll get there ... ....
TEHRAN -- Iran’s President-elect Ebrahim Raisi says interaction and dialogue with neighboring countries is top on the foreign policy agenda of his administration that is expected to take office in less than two weeks. Raisi made the remarks during a telephone conversation with Oman’s Sultan Haitham bin Tarik Al Said on Saturday night.
Iran’s President-elect Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi says interaction and dialog with neighboring countries is top on the foreign policy agenda of his administration that will take office in less than two weeks. Raeisi made the remarks during a telephone conversation with Oman’s Sultan Haitham bin Tarik Al Said on Saturday night.
Many private offices in Oman will have new timings when they resume work after a nine-day long Eid break on July 25 ... To accommodate the curfew requirement and to ensure the weekly working hours, many offices will be working from 8am till 4pm.
The miracle that spared their lives was a long range patrol by the Trucial Oman Scouts, the internal security force of British officers and Arab soldiers that kept order in the days before the creation of the United Arab Emirates.Quote. Another two days and the officer would have found 100 corpse.