It was a real shock when I heard that His Majesty Sultan Qaboos was no more. It is an end of a glorious era for the people of Oman — both Omanis and expatriates
Oman will ban travel between all its governorates from July 25 to Aug. 8, a period that includes Eid Al Adha holidays, to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus.
The country's coronavirus council also decided on Monday to restart a number of commercial and industrial activities, without giving further details.
The Dubai Airports authorities said the travellers would undergo a test when they arrive in the emirate’s airport.
Oman will exempt nationals of 103 countries from needing an entry visa for a stay of up to 10 days, police said on Wednesday, in a move to support tourism and shore up its struggling economy.
The vaccine will be used against coronavirus in the Sultanate.
Maryam Al-Balushi has 480 cats and 12 dogs. Her love for them overrides the fact that in these coronavirus-laden times, pets can catch the pandemic.
Health Minister Ahmed Al Saidi, one of the first citizens to get a jab at a Muscat clinic, said priority would be given to front line health workers and people who are considered to be vulnerable.
The Gulf state had banned the movement of people and vehicles between 7 pm and 4 am on May 8 and also banned commercial activity during the day, which will be permitted.
All travellers coming from Oman and the UAE or those with travel history to these two countries within the last 14 days preceding arrival shall be prohibited from entering the Philippines beginning 12.01 am of May 15, 2021, until 11.59 of May 31.