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Education USA Advising Now at U.S. Embassy

As of Sunday, August 7, 2016, all Education USA (EdUSA) advising services in Oman have moved to the U.S. Embassy in Muscat! We will be providing individual advising (by appointment only), scheduled group advising sessions, and pre-departure orientations. We want to help you get your education in the United States. Make Your Education USA Appointment Today Scheduling is easy! You ...
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U.S. Statement on the Signing of the Strategic Framework Agreement

On March 24, 2019, the United States and Oman expanded our longstanding bilateral partnership by concluding an agreement governing U.S. access to facilities and ports in Salalah and Duqm.  His Excellency Marc J. Sievers, Ambassador of the United States to Oman, signed the agreement on behalf of the United States, while His Excellency Mohammed Al ...
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Readout of Meeting Between Administration Officials and Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said

Yesterday, Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner, Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt, and United States Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook met in the Sultanate of Oman with Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said.  They discussed increasing cooperation between the United States and Oman, and the Trump Administration’s efforts to facilitate peace between the ...
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U.S. Embassy Muscat Excited about Participation in Muscat Festival 2019

For the second year in a row, the United States Embassy participated in Muscat Festival in Al Amerat Park from January 31 to February 9. The U.S. Embassy booth was focused on a “Wild West” theme and featured iconic images of America’s frontier during the 1800s.  The Western theme extended to games like pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey, cowboy ...
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Honoring Black History

Since 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated February as ‘Black History Month. President Ford, who first officially recognized Black History Month, encouraged the American public to “seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans in every area of endeavor throughout our history.” ’ During this month, as Americans honor the ...
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TechCamp Oman 2019: Innovative strategies for future entrepreneurs

With the aim to gain essential technology-driven skills for innovation and enterprise in the highly competitive market, the U.S. Embassy in Oman is set to host a prestigious two-day practical and hands-on TechCamp event titled “Innovative Strategies for Future Entrepreneurs.” This is the first time TechCamp is being organized in Oman, in collaboration with Knowledge ...
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