Gulf Air & Oman Air expand codeshare agreement

Gulf Air, Bahrain’s national carrier, and Oman Air, the national carrier of Oman, have expanded their…

Iraqis turn to budding ecotourism to save marshes

Thirty years after Saddam Hussein starved them of water, Iraq’s southern marshes are blossoming once more…

Four new stamps launched to promote Oman tourism

With over three million tourists visiting Oman every year, Oman Post has worked in partnership with…

The popularity of Dubai as a tourism destination continues to rise

The popularity of Dubai as a tourism destination continues to rise, with close to five million…

Cruise tourism on the rise in Oman

The Ministry of Tourism in Oman is making efforts to attract tourist cruise ships to visit…

Busiest air routes in the world

The route between Dubai’s DXB and Kuwait International Airport is the world’s 10th busiest, according to…

Salalah named Capital of Arab Summer resorts

The city of Salalah has been named the 2019 Capital of Arab Summer resorts by The…

Three Gulf states ban Boeing 737 MAX jet operations

Three Gulf states, Oman, Kuwait and the UAE, have banned operations involving the controversial Boeing 737…

Sharjah turns to history to forge future tourism success

The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) will revive the original identity of traditional heritage areas…

Dubai visitor numbers reach nearly 16m in 2018

Visitor numbers to Dubai inched up by 0.8% in 2018 to reach 15.92m compared to 15.79m…