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Supporting Cultural Preservation

With support from the U.S. Embassy in Oman, the National Museum of Oman recently finished restoring a photo album that the first United States Consul to Oman, Louis Maguire, presented to Lt. Colonel S. B. Miles, the British Political Agent in the Gulf, on September 6, 1885. This photo album contains images historically significant to ...
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U.S. Companies Attend U.S.-Oman Virtual Infrastructure Summit

Deputy Chief of Mission Junaid Munir underscored the potential of the U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement to boost two-way trade and investment ties in his opening remarks at the U.S.-Oman Virtual Infrastructure Summit webinar for U.S. businesses, trade associations, and local stakeholders on June 21.  Senior officials from Oman’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry, and Investment Promotion, Public ...
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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: [08/17/2021] *** Effective January 27, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from ...
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Prevent a Terrorist Act

The Rewards for Justice (RFJ) Program is the counterterrorism rewards program of the U.S. Department of State. RJF offers rewards for information that prevents or favorably resolves acts of international terrorism.  If you have information that can help, you may be eligible for a reward. Submit your tip now .  
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Resuming Non-Immigrant Visa Interviews

The U.S. Embassy in Muscat has resumed limited non-immigrant visa interviews for all visa categories, including B1/B2 business/tourist visas.  In order to remain vigilant against the spread of COVID19, visa interviews will be restricted to Wednesdays and Thursdays.  Appointments must be scheduled online after filling out the visa application form at  https://ceac.state.gov/ceac .  If you’ve already ...
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