Oman imposes entry ban on travelers from Egypt due to covid-19

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 04:07 GMT

EgyptAir announced on Wednesday that travelers from Egypt will be banned from entering the Sultanate as of 9:00 A.M. on Friday, May 7, 2021, until further notice.

Egypt signs final statement of 41st Gulf Cooperation Council Summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 01:58 GMT

Minister Sameh Shokry attended the summit held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town on January 5, 2021.

Kuwait Emir expresses appreciation for Egyptian role in backing regional security in GCC summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 01:17 GMT

That was in his speech at the 41st Summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town.

EgyptAir suspends flights to, from Oman between December 21-29

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 06:22 GMT

“Egypt Air announces suspending flights between Cairo and Muscat until the end of the suspension period or its [probable] extensions,” the Egyptian flag carrier said.

Oman Air to operate 2 weekly flights to Cairo as of October

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 03:11 GMT

Omar Air, the national airline of Oman, announced Monday it will operate flights to Cairo as of October.

EgyptAir resumes direct flights to new five destinations

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 01:52 GMT

As yet, the number of the company’s world destinations increased to 47 stops.

Egypt’s FM tackles bilateral ties, regional issues with Omani, Italian counterparts

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 10:19 GMT

On another phone with newly-appointed Omani Foreign Minister Badr bin Hamad bin Hamood Al Busaidi, Shoukry congrats him for the new position.

174 Egyptian expats stranded in Qatar repatriated via Oman

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 03:45 GMT

A flight repatriating 174 Egyptian expats stranded in Qatar landed in Cairo Sunday from Oman, where they were transiting.

Egypt, Oman’s FMs discuss Arab League emergency meeting on Libya

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 09:01 GMT

The General Secretariat of the League of Arab States will hold an emergency meeting on Libya on the level of Arab foreign ministers via video, at the request of Egypt.

5 exceptional flights to Oman to repatriate Egyptians stranded in Qatar

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 11:18 GMT

The Ministry of Civil Aviation is operating five flights Monday to Oman where Egyptian expats who were stuck in Qatar are transiting.

Hundreds of Egyptians stuck in Qatar repatriated June 16

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 02:01 GMT

An Air Cairo flight landed in Cairo International Airport on Sunday evening carrying from Oman 170 Egyptians who were stranded in Qatar.

Oman registers 157 new infections; tally at 5,186

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 09:06 GMT

Oman’s Health Ministry Sunday announced 157 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing to 5,186 the country's overall infections.

Oman reports 168 new cases of coronavirus

Wed, 06 May 2020 - 09:50 GMT

Forty-one of the new cases are of Omani nationals, and 127 cases of non-Omanis.

Egypt to operate exceptional flight to Oman to bring home stranded Egyptians

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 02:33 GMT

The Egyptian embassy in Oman decided operating an exceptional flight in the wee hours of Saturday morning to bring stranded Egyptians back home.

Oman, Saudi Arabia to provide facilities to Egyptian nationals: diplomats

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 - 05:27 GMT

Saudi Arabia will extend visas of Egyptians who were unable to leave the Kingdom, through the electronic services of Absher and Muqeem, as Saudi Arabia confirmed a total of 900 coronavirus cases by Wednesday and two deaths.

Sultan of Oman receives message from Sisi on Ethiopian dam talks

Wed, 11 Mar 2020 - 10:29 GMT

Shoukry handed over the message at a meeting with the Sultan of Oman during his current visit to Oman, said Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez.

For 1st, Oman to open its market to Egyptian horse

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 - 12:58 GMT

The Ministry of Agriculture will discuss with an Omani delegation on March 1 opening Omani markets to exports of Egyptian horses for the first time.

Sisi sends cable of congratulations to new sultan of Oman

Sun, 12 Jan 2020 - 01:08 GMT

Sisi wished the new sultan success in completing the construction efforts and development process started by late Sultan Qaboos bin Saeed.

Who was Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said?

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 02:31 GMT

The 1996 law stipulates that the ruling family will choose a successor within three days of the throne being vacated.

Sisi declares 3-day mourning for death of Sultan Qaboos

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 10:02 GMT

“Late Sultan Qaboos was a leader of the Sultanate renaissance. May his soul rest in eternal peace,” President Sisi said on his Twitter account.