Manah, Nov 16 (ONA) A march on horsebacks kicked off from the Wilayat
of Manah to the Wilayat
of Nizwa today to celebrate Nizwa the Capital of Islamic Culture.
It is a wilayat
with a long history, formerly known as Dama.
Other projects include additional works to transport 682-909 cubic metres of potable water per day from the tanker filling station in Izz in the Wilayat
of Manah to Al Qaryatin villages in the Wilayat
of Izki in the Governorate of Al Dakhiliyah (RO 633,537); additional works to transport 685 to 1,364 cubic metres of potable water per day from the tanker filling station in Jibreen to tanker filling station in Bisya in the Wilayat
of Bahla in the Governorate of Al Dakhiliyah (RO 186,200); additional works for the provision of supply services and availing of spare parts for the equipment at the Royal Hospital (RO 181,980) and additional works for the provision of security guard services for Al Masarah Hospital in the Governorate of Muscat (RO 180,194).
Ja'alan Bani Bu Hassan, Nov 7 (ONA) The Wilayat
of Ja'alan Bani Bu Hassan is one of the wilayats
of the Governorate of SouthA'Sharqiyah.
of Nakhal in the Governorate of South Al Batinah, 132 km from the centre of the city to the Governorate of Muscat, is known for its rich tourism potential.
The Tender Board yesterday awarded projects worth RO 30,174,822 for projects including rehabilitation of Mirbat-Hasik Road in Dhofar Governorate (RO 21,455,623); internal roads in Al Ainiyah, Al Bori and Somarah villages in the Wilayat
of Samayil in the Dakhiliyah Governorate (RO 2,082,752) and supply and installation of medical equipment for the heart diseases centre at Sultan Qaboos Hospital in Salalah, the Governorate of Dhofar (RO 1,644,922).
In the Wilayat
of Shaleem and Al Halaniyat Islands:
The highest amount of rainfall was reported in South Al Sharqiyah Governorate (55mm) in the Wilayat
of Wadi Bani Khalid, in Al Dakhliyah Governorate with (45mm) in the Wilayat
of Al Hamra, in North Al Sharqiyah Governorate with (25mm) in the Wilayat
Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications paid a field visit to oversee the stages of completion in the three packages that are completed in Al Batinah Expressway, which starts from the Wilayat
of Saham and ends at Khatmat Milaha in the Wilayat
of Shinas in North Al Batinah Governorate.
Best rain photos sent by Times of Oman readers Rain Monitoring Stations of the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources recorded the highest amount of rainfall in the Governorate of Muscat, with 96 mm in the Wilayat
of Muttrah,90 mm in Al Hamriyah (Wilayat
of Muttrah, the Governorate of Musandam, Wilayat
of Bukha 47 mm, in the Governorate of Al Buraimi, the Wilayat
of Al Buraimi 36 mm, the Governorate of South Al Batinah, the Wilayat
of Nakhal 31 mm, the Governorate of A'Dakhiliyah,the Wilayat
of Bidbid 26 mm, the Governorate of A'Dhahirah, the Wilayat
of Yanqul 7 mm, the Governorate of North A'Sharqiyah, the Wilayat
of Al Qabil 4 mm.
Al Hamra: The View Resort, located in the Wilayat
of Al Hamra, will be opened after renovation on Thursday under the patronage of Maithaa bint Saif al Mahrouqiyah, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Tourism.
Mubarak bin Said al Jahwari, Director of the Technical Affairs Department and acting Director-General of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources at the Governorate of North Al Batinah, said that, in the Wilayat
of Al Suwaiq, a project totalling 80 km of internal roads is now nearing completion now (87 per cent), while 600 lighting poles are being erected.