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Scotland complete series win over Oman with 15-run victory

George Munsey top scores on 96 as Scotland beat Oman by 15 runs to win the three-match one day series.
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Oman: Oman Ministerial Decision Relating To Higher Education Scholarship System - STA Law Firm

Education is a crucial foundation of a nation as it considers the future of the country. The people who receive an education of the highest levels will likely go on to use the knowledge
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And Just Like That, #Oman's Bond Yields Are Back Below #Bahrain's - Bloomberg

And Just Like That, Oman's Bond Yields Are Back Below Bahrain's - Bloomberg:The hefty premium investors demanded to hold Oman’s Eurobonds rather than those of lower-rated Bahrain has just vanished.The sultanate’s plans to slash its borrowing requirements and rely on asset sales for funding lifted Eurobonds due 2028 by the most on record, driving the yield down 37 basis points to 6.43 percent as of 8:42 a.m. in London. Bahrain’s similar-maturity debt now yields one basis point more than Oman’s, a...
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#Oman Said to Cut Borrowing Plans as It Turns to Asset Sales - Bloomberg

Oman Said to Cut Borrowing Plans as It Turns to Asset Sales - Bloomberg:Oman plans to slash its borrowing requirements for 2019 by as much as 70 percent and rely on asset sales to plug one of the largest budget deficits among oil exporters, according to a senior government official.The Gulf Arab monarchy will likely raise between $2 billion and $3 billion in bonds and loans, the official said on condition of anonymity because the plans haven’t been made public. The budget had listed debt require...
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Scotland tour of Oman: Hosts respond to 10-wicket loss to win by 93 runs

Scotland slip to a 93-run defeat by Oman in the second of their one day matches, just a day after bowling their opponents out for 24.
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Scotland lose to Oman - a day after bowling them out for 24

Scotland slip to a 93-run defeat by Oman in the second of their one day matches, just a day after bowling their opponents out for 24.
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Scotland thumped by Oman - a day after bowling them out for 24

Scotland slip to a 93-run defeat by Oman in the second of their one day matches, just a day after bowling their opponents out for 24.
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Kyle Coetzer expects Scotland to continue banging on the door for Full-Member status

After good results in Oman, the captain is high on confidence about the team's chances at the T20 World Cup qualifier later this yea
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All out for 24 - Scotland skittle Oman in crushing one-day win

Scotland bowl out Oman for 24 - the fourth-lowest score in List A cricket - with six home batsmen making ducks in a 10-wicket defeat.
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All out for 24 - Scotland skittle Oman

Scotland bowl out Oman for 24 - the fourth-lowest score in List A cricket - with six home batsmen making ducks in a 10-wicket defeat.
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Scotland tour of Oman: Tourists bowl hosts out for 24

Scotland bowl out Oman for 24 - the fourth-lowest score in List A cricket - with six home batsmen making ducks in a 10-wicket defeat.
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Scotland tour of Oman: Tourists bowl hosts out for 24 in 10-wicket win

Scotland bowl out Oman for 24 - the fourth-lowest score in List A cricket - with six home batsmen making ducks in a 10-wicket defeat.
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Oman 24 all out after Scotland bowlers wreak havoc

Scotland's openers Coetzer and Cross finished the game with 280 balls to spare
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Iran urges Visa-Free Regime with Iraq

Head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHTO) Ali Asghar Mounesan said removing visa restrictions on travels between Iran and Iraq could serve the interests of both nations. Speaking at a meeting with Iraq’s Culture and Tourism Minister Abdul Amir al-Hamdani, Mounesan, also a vice-president, praised bilateral relations between Tehran and Baghdad as “brotherly and very cordial” and said the two countries enjoy good ties in all economic, social, and political areas...
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$10 Billion Bailout Makes #Bahrain Debt Best in Gulf as #Oman Lags - Bloomberg

$10 Billion Bailout Makes Bahrain Debt Best in Gulf as Oman Lags - Bloomberg:Bonds of Bahrain, the smallest member of the Gulf Cooperation Council, have handed investors the biggest return since the island nation’s $10 billion bailout last year. For those holding Oman’s debt, the losses have piled up.Corporate and sovereign notes from Bahrain delivered an average return of almost 5 percent since the aid was pledged at the start of October, data compiled by Bloomberg show. The tiny Gulf kingdom, ...
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Scotland bowlers smother Oman, storm to T20I Quad Series title

Adrian Neill, Mark Watt claim three wickets each to clinch tournament for Scotland
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#Qatar's Financial Hub to Add Sports, Media to Compete With Dubai - Bloomberg

Qatar's Financial Hub to Add Sports, Media to Compete With Dubai - Bloomberg:Qatar Financial Centre wants to attract companies other than just banks and asset managers to position itself as a multi-faceted business hub with better access than the country’s rival Dubai to markets including Turkey, Pakistan and Kuwait.The new strategy is focused on building out four "clusters" for activities ranging from sports to media, Yousuf Al-Jaida, chief executive officer of the Qatar Financial Centre Author...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Turkey, Iran, Egypt, Dubai, Oman, Kuwait, Doha, Gulf, United Arab Emirates Bahrain, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Yousuf al Jaida, Qatar Financial Centre Authority, Iran Qatar


Scotland beat Oman to win T20 quadrangular series

Richie Berrington scores the winning runs as Scotland clinch the Oman Quadrangular Series after defeating the hosts by seven wickets in Al Amarat.
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Eni's Gulf expansion has just started: CEO | Reuters

Eni's Gulf expansion has just started: CEO | Reuters:Italian major Eni said it intends to expand in the Middle East after a spree of deals in the Gulf last year, pressing ahead with plans to reduce its reliance on Africa and oil and gas exploration.Since last March Eni has secured nine deals in the United Arab Emirates, gained a foothold in Bahrain and expanded in Oman to underpin its future growth. Last month it pledged $3.3 billion to buy part of the world’s fourth-biggest refinery in the UAE,...
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From the Empty Quarter in Oman to Easter Island: 10 remote places to find peace and quiet

In our always-on, interconnected world, it's hard to find a place to unwind. These spiritual spots and nature preserves are ideal places for escape.            [Author: Special to USA TODAY]
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Van der Merwe and Cooper combine to knock out Oman

Netherlands have won two in two and are in pole position to claim the series moving into their final game
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No cold feet for Ireland bowler Boyd Rankin?

Ireland giant fast bowler Boyd Rankin has an unusual way of recovering on long tours like the current six-week series in Oman and India.
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Israeli leader rallies ‘common interest of war with Iran’

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Israel’s prime minister on Wednesday sent out a belligerent rallying cry to his Arab partners at a U.S.-backed Mideast conference, saying he planned to focus on the “common interest of war with Iran.” Netanyahu made the comments during an off-the-cuff interview with reporters on a Warsaw street, shortly after meeting Oman’s […]
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Netanyahu meets Omani foreign minister , hints other Arab states warming to Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met Oman's foreign minister on the sidelines of a U.S.-sponsored Middle East conference in Warsaw on Wednesday and hinted that other Arab countries represented there were engaging with Israel. "Many are following this (Omani) lead, and may I say, including at this conference," a video released by Netanyahu's office showed him telling Yousuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, whose Gulf state hosted the Israeli leader in October. Oman does not formally recognize I...
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Stirling 71, Simi's triple-strike rally Ireland past Oman

Oman's missed chances cost them dear, as Ireland closed the match out to break a win-less sequence of five T20Is
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Quadrangular Series: Stirling leads Ireland to 15-run win over Oman

Paul Stirling leads Ireland to a 15-run victory against Oman in the opening match of their Twenty20 Quadrangular Series.
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Bailey starts Scotland reign with loss to Netherlands

The Netherlands have to wait until the penultimate ball before securing a seven-wicket win in Oman in Toby Bailey's first game as interim Scotland coach.
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IMF sees no credit crunch in #Oman, advises speedy fiscal reforms | Reuters

IMF sees no credit crunch in Oman, advises speedy fiscal reforms | Reuters:Oman is not facing a credit crunch but the Gulf Arab oil producer should speed up implementation of fiscal reforms like the introduction of a value-added tax (VAT), an IMF official said.In December, rating agency Fitch downgraded Oman - among the hardest hit in the region by the drop in oil prices - to “junk” status, citing fiscal challenges from oil market volatility.Omani government debt yields spiked on the back of the...
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Sanctions, OPEC cuts push Asia's heavy crude oil prices above Brent

Middle East oil benchmarks Dubai and DME Oman have nudged above prices for Brent crude, an unusual move as U.S. sanctions on Venezuela and Iran along with output cuts by OPEC tighten supply of medium to heavy oil, traders and analysts said. Heavier grades, mainly produced in the Middle East, Canada and Latin America, typically have a high sulphur content and are usually cheaper than Brent, the benchmark for lighter oil in the Atlantic Basin.
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Graphic: Sanctions, OPEC cuts push Asia's heavy crude oil prices above Brent

Middle East oil benchmarks Dubai and DME Oman have nudged above prices for Brent crude, an unusual move as U.S. sanctions on Venezuela and Iran along with output cuts by OPEC tighten supply of medium to heavy oil, traders and analysts said.
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