Oman
Oman (/oʊˈmɑːn/ oh-MAAN; Arabic: عمان‎ ʻUmān), officially the Sultanate of Oman (Arabic: سلطنة عُمان‎ Salṭanat ʻUmān), is an Arab country in ...
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Why Oman is the Middle East's best-kept secret
I am not sure I could have placed Oman on the map before I visited. When I learnt that its neighbours are Yemen and Saudi Arabia – not exactly known for being tourist friendly – the idea that Oman cou...
A new weapon of Islamist extremists is...poetry?
Militant Islamist groups have a number of strategies for recruiting vulnerable young men to their cause. They produce videos, tap into social media and write fiery pamphlets with overblown rhetoric. ...
Muscat, Oman
Allow the Chief Concierge from the InterContinental hotel there take you on an 'in the know' tour of this multi-cultural and modern city.
Oman
Next door to Dubai, Oman is a country steeped in history and traditional ways of life while remaining friendly to Western visitors. Its old capital of Nizwa ...
History of Oman
This article is about the history of Oman.
At Aybut Al Auwal in the Dhofar region of Oman a site was discovered in 2011 containing more than 100 surface scatters of stone tools belonging to a regi...
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Archaeology of Oman
The present-day Sultanate of Oman lies in the south-eastern Arabian Peninsula. There are different definitions for Oman: political, geographic.While traditional Oman also includes the present-day Unit...
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Geography of Oman
Oman is a country situated in Southwest Asia, bordering the Arabian Sea, Gulf of Oman, and Persian Gulf, between Yemen and United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Oman is located in the southeastern quarter o...
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Muscat, Oman
Muscat (Arabic: مسقط, Masqaṭ, Portuguese: Mascate) is the capital of Oman. It is also the seat of government and largest city in the Governorate of Muscat. According to the National Centre for Statist...
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Museums in Oman
This is a list of museums in Oman.
Music of Oman
The music of Oman has been strongly affected by the country's coastal location, with Omani sailors interacting with, and bringing back music from, Egypt, Tanzania and elsewhere. More recently, a Portu...
Islam in Oman
The majority of Omanis are Ibadi Muslims, followers of Abd Allah ibn Ibad. This next biggest group are Sunni Muslims. The Shi'a minority live along Al Batinah and Muscat coasts. This minority include...
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Christianity in Oman
Christianity is the religion of 2.5% of the population of Oman, which are 64,000 persons. 90 Christian congregations exist in Oman.Almost all Christians are from other countries. Most of them are fro...
Tourism in Oman
Oman is a country on the Arabian Peninsula. Tourism in Oman has grown considerably recently, and it is expected to be one of the largest industries in the nation.Oman has one of the most diverse envir...
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Economy of Oman
Oman is a country in the Middle East. Current GDP per capita has expanded continuously in the past 50 years. It grew 339% in the 1960s reaching a peak growth of 1,370% in the 1970s scaling back to mod...
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Government of Oman
Politics of Oman takes place in a framework of an absolute monarchy whereby the Sultan of Oman is not only head of state, but also the head of government. Chief of state and government is the heredita...
Politics of Oman
Politics of Oman takes place in a framework of an absolute monarchy whereby the Sultan of Oman is not only head of state, but also the head of government. Chief of state and government is the heredita...
Military of Oman
The Sultan of Oman's Armed Forces (SOAF — Arabic: القوات المسلحة لسلطان عمان, transliterated: al-Quwāt ul-Musalḥatu as-Sulṭān ‘Umān) are the Royal Army of Oman (Arabic: الجيش العماني, transliterated: ...
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