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In its Sohar al Atta CSR program, Banka Sohar reaffirmed its involvement with grassroots organizations and expanded its scope to include the Oman Autism Society (OAS) as a new complement to the Oman Autism Society's network of organizations sponsored by the Banka. More than 250 kids from the Muscat parish of India, seven and older, met for this year's Summer Youth Camp in St. Peter and Paul Parish Hall.
Engine Village has recently completed two education projects, the "Taroos Visits Oman" and the "Science, Technology, Engineering und Mathematics" (STEM) program for schoolchildren. The Taroos Foundation, sponsored by BP Oman, aims to provide thrilling technical experiences by combining electronic, mechanical and mathematical science. An Oman Sail Junior Championship will be held in the Laser 4.7 World Junior Championship, which can compete against a highly competetive Polish global group.
Meethaq, the Oman-based bank Muscat's forerunner in the field of Islamic finance, organized a ceremonial to congratulate the Meethaq Athan Corporate Communications contest winner during Ramadan. Instagram contest participants also participated in a workshops at Bank Muscat headquarters led by Sheikh Talib al Qanubi, Imam and preachers in the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque to further their abilities for Athan (call to pray in Masjids).
The General Automotive Companys ( "GAC"), the Fuso truck distributor in Oman, has entered into an arrangement with Peace Land Trading & Contracting Co. to provide a Fuso truck pool to its oil and natural-gas business.
WASHINGTON, June 13 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday fuel costs were too high and blame OPEC, MUSCAT:
WASHINGTON, June 13 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday fuel costs were too high and blame OPEC, MUSCAT: Forty-two hotels and tourism facilities in the South Al Sharqiyah Governorate by 2017, Muscat: Oman CERT has cautioned against a number of cases related to whatsApp account hacking there.
The number of hotels in South Sharqiyah Governorate in 2017 was 42, up from 33 in 2016,