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AFCENT Band Builds Relationships Using the Universal Language of Music

The U.S. Air Forces Central Command (AFCENT) Band is a U.S. military band deployed specifically to play popular music throughout the region.  The band is comprised of servicemen and women who use their musical talents, serving in the United States Air Force as full-time musicians. They perform to boost morale as well as share American ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution Reminder (Updated January 2019)

Embassy of the United States of America   Muscat, Sultanate of Oman This January 2019 update to the Department of State’s Worldwide Caution provides U.S. citizens with general information regarding terrorist activities, political violence and criminal activity that transpire abroad, as well as specific recommendations on how to prepare for possible contingencies, receive information on breaking ...
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U.S. National Day Celebrates U.S.-Oman Ties

On April 29, at Al Bustan Palace, the U.S. Embassy in Muscat celebrated the 243rd anniversary of the independence of the United States of America. U.S. Ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman Marc J. Sievers welcomed guest of honor His Excellency Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Obaid Al Saidi, Minister of Health, as well as ...
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EducationUSA Participates in GHEDEX 2019

EducationUSA Oman and 21 U.S. higher education institutions participated in the Global Higher Education Exhibition (GHEDEX), one of the biggest fairs organized by Oman’s Ministry of Higher Education, from April 14-17. During the inauguration, the Public Affairs Section Chief,  Michelle Y. Outlaw welcomed his Excellency Dr. Abduallla A Sarmi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Higher ...
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TechCamp Oman 2019: Innovative Strategies for Future Entrepreneurs

On March 1-2, The U.S. Embassy in Oman sponsored a hands-on, practical TechCamp event entitled “Innovative Strategies for Future Entrepreneurs” in collaboration with Knowledge Oman, Information Technology Authority (ITA), and Sultan Qaboos University.  The two-day event connected young technology students and budding entrepreneurs with accomplished business professionals and technology experts. These local and international trainers ...
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