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Bagamoyo port project now revived.

Tanzania is finalising negotiations with China and Oman over the construction of Bagamoyo Special Economic Zone and the $10 billion Bagamoyo Port, a minister has said.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Despite presence of different religious sects, Oman is a bastion of peace in turbulent region.

On a November evening at the Sayyida Mazoon Mosque in Muscat, worshippers from different Muslim sects ascended the polished marble steps to pray together at ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Oman enforces tolerance, keeping sectarian divide at bay.

Respect for other religious sects is not an accident The post Oman enforces tolerance, keeping sectarian divide at bay appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Friends, teachers pay tribute to Indian teen who was swept away in flash floods.

Institute holds condolence meeting for Albert Joy whose body was retrieved from dam in Oman after six days

- GulfNews - AE

Flash flood: Indian teen's body to be flown to Kerala.

Decomposed remains of engineering student retrieved from dam in Oman after six days in by UAE and Omani police personnel

- GulfNews - AE

Indian basket of crude over $60/barrel, excise cuts coming?.

New Delhi, Nov 21 With crude oil going above $60 a barrel and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries expected to extend ouput cuts later this month, the Indian government faces a difficult decision to renew the excise reduction on transport fuels in this election season. The Indian basket, comprising 73 ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Be at peace in the lap of Oman's luxury resorts.

Desire to visit a peaceful holiday destination? The pictorial landscapes, exotic beaches and superlative hospitality of the luxury resorts in Oman can be a perfect "check-in". With its tourist season currently on, the country -- which sees visitors from across the world and is a little over three hours by air from India -- ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Trapped maids.

Tanzanian women travel to Oman to become maids and get trapped with abusive employers.

- BBC - UK

Another good try, another loss.

Chencho Gyeltshen named most valuable player of the match In the last home game of the AFC Asian Cup qualifier, Bhutan lost 2-4 to Oman at Changlimithang yesterday. The home team fought hard against one of the best Middle East teams with experienced professional players, and a physically strong team. Bhutan registered two ...

- Kuensel Newspaper - BT

'My boss threatened me with acid'.

Tanzanian women travel to Oman to become maids and get trapped with abusive employers.

- BBC - UK

Tanzania: Migrant Domestic Workers in Oman, UAE Abused.

Tanzanian domestic workers in Oman and the United Arab Emirates face excessive working hours, unpaid salaries, and physical and sexual abuse.  – Tanzanian domestic workers in Oman and the United Arab Emirates face excessive working hours, unpaid salaries, and physical and sexual abuse, Human Rights Watch said in a report ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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