UK Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced that a joint military training base will be opened in Oman in March 2019, in a bid to shore up Britain’s trading relationships in the run up to its withdrawal from the European Union next year.
Chairman of Oman's National Records and Archives Authority (NRAA) called for further exchange of historical documents and the implementation of joint research projects between the two countries on Monday.
Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah’s recent trip to Washington and his meeting with US Secretary of Defense James Mattis were aimed at reducing tensions between Iran and the US, Al Arab Newspaper reported.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Omani counterpart Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah held talks in Oman’s capital Muscat on Sunday within the framework of regular consultations between the two countries.
Underlining the importance Oman places on Iran as a trade partner, management from Ithraa — Oman’s investment promotion and export development agency — hosted 50 Iranian business representatives on Tuesday to discuss investment opportunities in Oman's fast growing and ambitious economy.