Discover America 2017 highlights

The U.S. Embassy proudly supported “Discover America” promotions from October 29 to November 12, 2017. The annual “Discover America” campaign aims to promote U.S. products and trade with Oman. On October 29, Deputy Chief of Mission Stephanie Hallett inaugurated the two-week campaign at an “American Food Night” reception at Oman Avenues Mall sponsored by the ...
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Want to Study in the United States?

It is April, and that means the Global Higher Education Exhibition (GHEDEX) is underway here in Muscat. This year, more U.S. Universities than ever before (24) have gathered at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Center to encourage young people to study in the United States. We want you to come meet them. And remember, it’s never ...
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Ambassador Sievers Outlines Business Opportunities in Oman

National U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce (NUSACC) Press Release on NUSACC Expert Roundtable Series U.S.-Oman Ties Remain as Strong as Ever Ambassador Sievers Washington, DC – This week, the National U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce (NUSACC) hosted the Honorable Marc Sievers, U.S. Ambassador to Oman, as part of NUSACC’s Expert Roundtable Series. He was joined by Her Excellency Hunaina Al-Mughairy, Oman’s Ambassador to the ...
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Happy International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day, U.S. Embassy Muscat pledges its commitment to supporting women’s leadership, equality & economic empowerment. Members of our community also wrote down their individual pledges for gender parity, and we will post a photo featuring their statements every day for the rest of Women’s History Month.
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Ambassador Meets with H.H. Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said

Ambassador Sievers was pleased to meet with His Highness Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for Oman’s Council of Ministers. The Ambassador and His Highness discussed the close bilateral relationship between the United States and the Sultanate of Oman, and their continued cooperation on a number of regional challenges.
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Ambassador Attends Camel Beauty Contest

On January 7, 2017, the Third Annual Camel Beauty Contest in Hamrah Al Durou’ (near Ibri), in Al Dhariah, held its closing awards ceremony. U.S. Ambassador attended the event, it being his first ever Camel Beauty Contest in Oman. The Ambassador joined the Guest of Honor, His Excellency Sheikh Saad bin Mohammed bin Said Al ...
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U.S. Embassy Celebrates National Day at Grand Hyatt

The U.S. Embassy celebrated its 240th year of independence on the evening of May 30 at the Grand Hyatt Muscat. U.S. Ambassador to the Sultanate, Marc J. Sievers, welcomed guests to the festivities—including Omani dignitaries from government and private sectors. He passed along his best wishes for the health and prosperity for His Majesty Sultan ...
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