Tag: Sultanate of Oman

India becomes 2nd highest source market for tourism to the Sultanate of Oman

The Sultanate of Oman has recorded a 12.37% growth in Indian tourist arrivals with 357,147 travellers visiting the country from January to December 2018 vis-à-vis 317,844 in 2017 making India the second highest source market for Oman. This marks a remarkable growth of 39.4% over the last five years, as per the statistics released by […]

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Fairfest Media Ltd. conducts sales mission workshop in GCC nations

Fairfest Media Ltd., organisers of India’s leading travel trade show OTM, BLTM and TTF conducted a sales mission workshop in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) countries last month to thank the partners from the Gulf who have been a part of the company’s success story over the years. The workshop focused on leveraging business relations […]

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Oman gets a new international airport

The first phase of Oman’s brand new Muscat International Airport is currently operational and has increased passenger capacity to 20 million-up from the previous 12 million passengers recorded in 2017. The state-of-the-art airport has been designed to be the shining symbol of the Sultanate of Oman. Designed as ICAO category 4F airports, the Muscat International […]

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Oman Air launches new first-class seats

Expands to new destinations in India, Russia, Morocco and European countries Kathryn Kannampuzha | Mumbai Oman Air launched 787 new Boeing first class seats at ATM 2018 as one of the strategies to expand to new destinations in India, Russia, European countries and Morocco. “We are expanding a lot in India as we all know […]

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Oman’s Visa on Arrival scheme goes online

Last year, Oman relaxed its visa rules to attract more tourists by granting Visa on Arrival (unsponsored tourist visa) for the citizens of India, China and Russia who reside in or who hold an entry visa to one of these countries – United States of America, Canada, Australia, United Kingdom and Schengen States to enter […]

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