[DUBAI] Stock markets in the oil-rich Gulf states plunged on Sunday over fears about the impact of the novel coronavirus, a market trend that also battered global bourses last week.

NOV 18 is a special date in Oman's calendar. It is the birth date of our beloved leader, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, and our National Day. Every year, this day is celebrated with utmost...

IN the ninth term of Majlis Ash'shura elections, held on Oct 27, Oman witnessed several turning points - such as electing more women to the Shura Council, and using technology for efficient voting...

OMAN'S golden sand dunes and expansive deserts make the oldest independent state in the Arab world a unique winter destination. Strong support from the tourism sector has made the winter tourist...

OMAN'S oil minister said on Sunday he was excited to be part of a Sri Lanka oil refinery project, an indication plans for the sultanate's involvement may be back on track....

BOND investors rattled by Bahrain's fiscal woes last year are bracing themselves for the next potential crisis in the Gulf region: Oman....