Oman has awarded the French branch of its national carrier, Oman Air France, for its contribution to the development of the Sultanate’s tourism industry.
Oman will be the Official Partner Country of the 2020 edition of Germany-based global travel show ITB Berlin.
On March 20, Muscat International Airport announced that its new passenger terminal had officially opened.
Frasers Hospitality announced it has increased its Middle East portfolio with Saudi Arabia and Oman welcoming new properties this year.
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has reinforced its commitment to Oman by announcing a dedicated roadshow across Muscat on March 13. The roadshow’s aim is to cement the UAE capital’s relationship with key businesses and operating bodies by promoting its dynamic set of offerings.
Continuing its expansion across the GCC region, Swiss-Belhotel International (SBI) has entered into a management agreement with Al Salaam International Hotel LLC to operate Swiss-Belinn Muscat, Oman.
Oman Air is to launch three new routes this year to Istanbul, Turkey this June, Casablanca, Morocco (July), and Moscow, Russia (October).
Oman’s SalamAir is introducing its first Iran service with two weekly flights to Shiraz.
Louis Arnaud has been appointed Oman country manager for Amadeus Gulf.