Citizens and expatriates applaud move to phase out plastic bags by 2027
Citizens and residents have warmly embraced the recent decision by the Environment Authority (EA) to gradually phase out plastic bags by 2027.
The directive, outlined in ministerial resolution No.8/2024, establishes a clear timeline for the elimination of plastic shopping bags, commencing from July 1, 2024, in a phased approach targeting specific sectors every six months.
RAO celebrates passing out of Firaq Forces recruits
The Royal Army of Oman (RAO) on Tuesday celebrated the passing out of recruits of the Firaq Forces at the military parade grounds of the Firaq Forces in the Governorate of Dhofar.