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2008-08-25 15:00:32

According to Oman News: The Information Technology Authority (ITA) Sunday will organise at the Directorate General of Heritage and Culture Theatre Hall in the Governorate of Dhofar a seminar titled 'the Internet Safe Practice' under the auspices of Eng. Ahmed bin Ali al A'amri, the Technical Affairs Adviser at the Office of the Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar. A number of working papers will be presented by IT experts and concerned authorities. The papers will shed light on a number...

2008-08-04 15:00:16

According to Oman News: Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed al Mashiakhi, Director General of Health Services at Dhofar Governorate said "as part of the events of Salalah Tourist Festival", the Directorate will organize a health exhibition during the period from 16th to 20th of August at the Municipality Recreation Center and another international internal medicine and child health conference on mid August. The exhibition includes a number of awareness activities and miniatures for the medical equipment,...

2008-07-27 15:00:27

According to Oman News: The first scientific forum on food security and sustainable development of the agricultural and livestock sector in Dhofar governorate will be opened on Monday at the Hilton Salalah Hotel under the auspices of Sheikh Abdullah bin Saif al Mahrouqi, Deputy Governor of Dhofar . A number of agriculture, livestock and grassing experts from ICARDA, ACSADA, SQU, OCIPED, Consumer Protection Department and the Public Authority for Warehouses and Food reserve will take part at...

2008-07-27 15:00:25

According to Oman News: The 3rd GCC Youth Environmental Forum was opened at the Directorate General of Heritage and Culture Hall here today under the auspices of Sheikh Salim bin Oufait al Shanfari, Head of Dhofar Municipality. Salim bin Faraj Abdoon, Director General of the Directorate General of Environment and Climate Affairs at Dhofar Governorate, stated that the environmental changes in recent years are posing challenges to the world. The GCC states are sharing these concerns with the...

2008-07-17 15:00:36

july 17, 2008According to oman news: sheikh abdullah bin salim al rowas, minister of regional municipalities and water resources today visited water projects in dhofar governorate including the salalah protection dam against hazardous floods, as well as, other projects being implemented by the ministry in dhofar governorate. during the visit, the minister met with the water resources management officials in the governorate. he was briefed by the dam's officials on the construction progress of...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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