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2010-05-05 09:59:00

PATTERSON, ID, May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GENTOR RESOURCES, INC. ("Gentor" or the "Company") (OTCBB - "GNTO.OB") is pleased to announce that it has concluded the sale of 4,000,000 Units (as hereafter described) to a non-U.S. person for US$2,000,000. Each Unit, which was sold at a purchase price of US$0.50 per Unit, consisted of one (1) share of common stock of the Company (the "Common Stock") and one (1) warrant (a "Warrant") to purchase one (1) share of Common Stock. Each Warrant is...

2010-05-03 16:06:00

ZAGREB, Croatia, May 3 /PRNewswire/ - CROSCO Integrated Drilling & Well Services Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that two additional workover rigs, CROSCO Cardwell 9 and CROSCO Cardwell 10 have been mobilized to Oman. Both workover rigs will be made available to CROSCO's joint venture company in Oman (MIDWESCO) for workover and field maintenance services. Currently, MIDWESCO is providing workover and field maintenance services with four CROSCO workover rigs (Skytop 4, National 1,...

2010-03-16 09:51:00

In the news release, Harvest Natural Resources Announces 2009 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results, issued 16-Mar-2010 by Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the paragraph under Oman - Block 64, fourth sentence, should read "Oman Oil Company" rather than "Petroleum Development of Oman" as originally issued inadvertently. Also the first bullet point now is corrected to state "which increased oil production to 7.8 million barrels of oil" instead...

2010-03-08 10:30:00

PATTERSON, ID, March 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GENTOR RESOURCES, INC. ("Gentor" or the "Company") (OTCBB - "GNTO.OB") is pleased to announce the acquisition of APM Mining Limited ("APM Mining") pursuant to the closing (the "Closing") under the Share Exchange Agreement dated February 23, 2010 between the Company, APM Mining and Arabian Peninsula Projects Ltd. As a result of the acquisition, the Company, through its wholly owned subsidiary, APM Mining, holds the earn-in rights to the Block 5...

2010-01-04 07:00:00

PATTERSON, ID, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GENTOR RESOURCES, INC. ("Gentor" or the "Company") (OTCBB - "GNTO") is pleased to announce that a letter of intent (the "Letter of Intent") has been executed by Gentor and Arabian Peninsula Projects Ltd., African Precious Minerals Ltd. and Tembo Capital LLP (collectively, the "Sellers"), relating to the acquisition by Gentor of all of the issued and outstanding equity securities of APM Mining Limited. APM Mining Limited, a British Virgin Islands...

2009-12-23 05:20:00

CHENNAI, India, December 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Polaris Software, a leading Financial Technology Company, today announced that Bank Sohar, Oman has signed up Intellect GUB 10.0* Debt Management solution, a comprehensive debt receivables management product from the Intellect suite. The solution will enable Bank Sohar, Oman's fast growing Bank, to control receivables and minimize delinquent accounts. Polaris' Intellect GUB Debt Management Solution, also known as 'Intellect...

2009-11-30 06:18:00

DUBAI, November 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Clear Water FZC, Internationally acclaimed water technology solution provider, has set up 20 Million USD desalination plants in Egypt, Oman & Iraq to serve to meet the growing demand for potable water in respective countries. The desalination plant working on cutting edge technology of Reverse Osmosis converts sea water into potable water useful for industrial and drinking water purposes. Biggest of its kind, the plants can meet the...

2009-11-25 07:28:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Refining Markets in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries: Analysis of Capacity, Demand, Supply, Margin and Competitive Scenario http://www.reportlinker.com/p0165521/Refining-Markets-in-Gulf-Cooperation-Council-(GCC)-Countries-Analysis-of-Capacity-Demand-Supply-Margin-and-Competitive-Scenario.html Refining Markets in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries:...

2009-07-15 06:27:00

MUSCAT, Oman, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Bringing together global experts to discuss the issues related to establishing an integrated, tri-service logistics capability, Joint Military Logistics will be held between the 4th-6th October 2009 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Muscat, Oman. It has become increasingly clear that in order to meet the challenge of supporting military operations, military forces must eliminate stovepipes and increase integration by collaborating within and across...

2009-07-06 08:17:00

AT&T to provide expertise and know-how to Al Madina A'Zarqa - a major infrastructure project for the Sultanate of Oman MUSCAT, Oman, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Blue City Company 1 (BCC1), and AT&T*, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to deliver the design for advanced communications services and related infrastructure. Al Madina A'Zarqa is a major infrastructure project in Oman, a development of a new city of 200,000 people. BCC1 has been created to deliver...


Latest Oman Reference Libraries

Al Hajar Mountains
2013-04-19 20:58:17

The Hajar Mountains, which is Arabic for stone mountains, is located in northeastern Oman and the eastern United Arab Emirates are the highest mountain range within the eastern Arabian Peninsula. Lying 50 to 100 kilometers inland from the Gulf of Oman coast, they divide the low coastal plain of Oman from the high desert plateau. The mountains start in the north, creating the Musandam peninsula. From there, the Northern Hajjar runs southeast, parallel to the coast but also moving gradually...

Arabian Tahr, Arabitragus jayakari
2012-08-08 13:24:30

The Arabian tahr (Arabitragus jayakari) is a species of ungulate that is related to wild goats. This tahr is native to Arabia, residing in the Sultanate of Oman and in the Hajar Mountains located in United Arab Emirates. It can be found at elevations of up to 5,905 feet within its range. The Arabian tahr was first given the name Hemitragus jayakari, after it was described from specimens collected by Dr. A.S.G. Jayakar. In 2005, genetic studies found that it belonged in the newly created...

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2008-02-05 14:33:28

The Spotted Sandgrouse (Pterocles senegallus), is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family of birds. It is found in Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Western Sahara.

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2007-12-21 13:32:44

The Arabian Wolf (Canis lupus arabs), is a mammal of the order Carnivora. It is a subspecies of Gray Wolf which was once found throughout the Arabian Peninsula, but now only lives in small pockets in Southern Israel, Oman, Yemen, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia. Their ears are proportionately larger in relation to body size when compared to other species, an adaptation needed to disperse body heat. This subspecies is unusual, as it is not known to howl. Arabian wolves are unique among gray...

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