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Masqat:

see MuscatMuscat,
 Maskat,
or Masqat
, city (1993 pop. 533,774), capital of Oman, SE Arabia, on the Gulf of Oman. It is flanked by rugged mountains. Muscat, which has a fine harbor, was seized by the Portuguese Afonso de Albuquerque in 1508 and kept by Portugal
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, Oman.
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But behind the scenes, Masqat has aided Doha in getting around the blockade, while benefitting financially from strengthened business ties between the two countries.
Moreover, it was decided that the Melli and Saderat bank branches in Masqat to be reactivated and correspondence relations between the commercial banks of both countries develop so that Omani banks will engage in provision of services including opening LCs and letters of guarantee for their Iranian counterparts.
Moazzami hailed close ties between Tehran and Masqat, and underlined that
He affirmed during his meeting Tuesday at his office with the Director of Masqat Stock Exchange the importance of the program for the progress of work in Khartoum stock Exchange to cope with modern progress in this field .
He also participated in Al Masqat and Salala festivals.
Mineral production in the Sultanate is still very limited, however, being based primarily on mining a typical Cyprus-type massive copper sulphide deposit at Sohar, 250 km north-west of Masqat (Muscat), where mining/refining facilities have been developed at an estimated cost of about $US150 million.
Masqat, Rabi'I 3, 1439, Nov 21, 2017, SPA -- Meetings of the 6th edition of Pan-Arab Regional Cybernetic Security Conference concluded here today.
During the meeting in Masqat on Wednesday, Sarmadi and bin Alawi stressed continued consultations between Iran and Oman.
These countries where federal ombudsman secretariat will start will include Saudi Arab, Italy, Masqat, UAEC, UK ,Korea and many others.
Damascus, SANA- Cham Wings Airlines carried out its first flight from Damascus International Airport to Masqat, the capital of Oman, on Friday.
The Omani envoy pointed to the close relations between Masqat and Tehran and said, We want further enhancement of all-out ties.
The Lebanese young artist Melhim Zain, graduate of the first "Super Star" talent show, has announced his engagement on the daughter of the former Yemeni president Ali Salem Al Beed last Thursday in Masqat, Oman.