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2011-03-16 05:00:00

HOUSTON, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) today announced 2010 fourth quarter and year-end earnings.

2011-03-06 07:47:00

DUBAI, UAE, March 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The number one seaplane tour operator in the Middle East has now teamed up with Oman Air to bring its spectacular sightseeing tours to Oman. The official carrier for the Sultanate of Oman, Oman Air is respected for its professional attitude and recommended for its punctuality and service excellence.

2011-03-01 16:24:00

MUSCAT, Oman, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of excellence in strategic thinking and creative execution of varied communication campaigns, DDB Oman was named Best Advertising Agency for 2010 at the Oman Media Awards ceremony on January 31, 2011. Presented by Creative Press & Publishing, publishers of City Business magazine, the annual awards recognize excellence across various sectors of the media that include advertising, public relations, social media, events and journalism.

2011-02-10 13:03:00

TORONTO, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GENTOR RESOURCES, INC. ("Gentor" or the "Company") (OTCBB - "GNTO.OB") is pleased to announce that it has concluded the sale of 6,009,334 Units (as hereafter described) to a limited number of non-U.S persons for total gross proceeds of US$4,507,001.

2011-01-05 10:53:00

Results include intersections of 6.68m @ 7.42% copper from 63.71m down hole depth and 6.25m @ 3.30% copper from 68.02m depth. TORONTO, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ - GENTOR RESOURCES, INC.

2010-12-22 14:13:00

TORONTO, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GENTOR RESOURCES, INC. ("Gentor" or the "Company") (OTCBB - "GNTO.OB") is pleased to announce that it has concluded the sale of 3,662,670 Units (as hereafter described) to a limited number of U.S.

2010-12-05 00:13:32

Concourse Financial Software will perform back office settlement and fees processing for CBO’s national ATM/POS switch. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) December 3, 2010 Baldwin Hackett & Meeks, Inc.

2010-11-17 07:30:00

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Zambelli Fireworks, one of the most recognized names in fireworks by audiences around the world, has proven this distinction again after being selected to participate in an international fireworks competition, the Oman World Fireworks Championship 2010.

2010-11-11 07:00:00

Results include an intersection of 15.40m @ 7.40% copper from 40.15m down hole depth, including 8.80m @ 9.17% copper TORONTO, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ - GENTOR RESOURCES, INC.

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...

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.

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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