Waljat College of Applied Sciences (WCAS) (Arabic: كليةولجات للعلوم التطبيقية) is one of Oman's leading higher education institutes. It was established in October 2001 by H.E. Dr. Omar Bin Abdul Muniem Al Zawawi in academic partnership with Birla I…
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Muscat (Arabic: مسقط, Masqaṭ pronounced [ˈmasqatˤ]) is the capital of Oman. It is also the seat of government and largest city in the Governorate of Muscat. According to the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI), the total population of Muscat Governorate reached 1.56 million as of September 2015. The metropolitan area spans approximately 3,500 km2 (1,400 sq mi) and includes six provinces called wilayats. Known since the early 1st century CE as an important trading port between the west and the east, Muscat was ruled by various indigenous tribes as well as foreign powers such as the Persians, Portuguese Empire and the Ottoman Empire at various points in its history. A regional military power in the 18th century, Muscat's influence extended as far as East Africa and Zanzibar. As an important port-town in the Gulf of Oman, Muscat attracted foreign tradesmen and settlers such as the Persians and the Balochis.
Latitude: 23° 36' 49.93" N
Longitude: 58° 35' 31.92" E
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Knowledge Oasis Muscat (KOM) is a 20,000 square meter technology park located near Muscat International Airport, Oman. KOM neighbours Rusayl Industrial Estate - the Sultanate's largest industrial park - and SQU. For start-up companies that require a…
Bidbid (Arabic: بدبد) is a town in the region Ad Dakhiliyah, in northeastern Oman.
Bandar Khayran (Arabic: بندر الخيران) is a coastal town in northeastern Oman.
Royal Oman Police Stadium (Arabic: ستاد الشرطة السلطانية العُمانية) is a multi-purpose stadium in Muscat, Oman. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Oman Club. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people.
Port of Mina Al Fahal is situated at Mina al Fahal in the Muscat Governorate of Oman.
Information Technology Authority (ITA) is a governmental authority in Oman that is responsible for establishing and running the e-governance services in Oman.
Ibri College of Technology is a college located at Ibri in Oman. It is one of 7 Technical colleges in Oman. It is managed and run by the Ministry of Manpower in Oman. The college accepted its first intake in September 2007 with 347 students all in t…
Bandar Jissah (Arabic: بندر الجصة) is a coastal town in northeastern Oman.