Buraimi

Buraimi

(bo͞orī`mē), group of small oases, SE Arabia, on the border between Abu Dhabi and Oman. In the 1950s the area, rich in oil, was claimed by Saudi Arabia.
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The project starts from Shinas in the Governorate of North Batinah and ends in Fai Village (Mahdah) in the Governorate of Buraimi.
Muscat: A road linking wilayat Mahdah in Al Buraimi governorate and wilayat Shinas in Al Batinah governorate is now open for traffic, the Ministry of Transport and Communications announced on Monday.
The Board of Directors of the Public Establishment for Industrial Estates Madayn has agreed to grant Al Buraimi Industrial City additional investment incentives and advantages in order to encourage investors and business owners to develop their projects and benefit from the industrial city's characteristics, informed Eng.
Al Buraimi, Mar 26 (ONA) Al Buraimi Industrial City, which falls under the umbrella of the Public Establishment for Industrial Estates -- Madayn, held a meeting in the presence of Al Buraimi Customs' Management of Al Buraimi Governorate Police Headquarter, and a number of representatives of the companies and factories based in Al Buraimi Industrial City.
Work is underway to set up 11 hotels in the private sector to keep pace with the tourism development in the wilayats of Al Buraimi, Mahdha and Al Suninnah in Oman, it has been revealed.
As huge turnouts of well-wishers dine at wedding receptions in Buraimi, a few youngsters belonging to a voluntary group wait patiently for each celebration to be over to swing into action.
Al Yusr Islamic Banking, the Shari'a compliant window of Oman Arab Bank, has opened its first dedicated branch in Al Buraimi Governorate.
Muscat: The Royal Oman Police (ROP) have detained a man over an abandoned two-year-girl who was found roaming alone in a park in Oman's Al Buraimi province.
The Sohar-Buraimi stretch, representing Segment 1 of the Oman National Railway network, connects the Port of Sohar to the GCC rail network at the Sultanate's border with the United Arab Emirates at Al Buraimi and Khatmat Milahah.
Summary: The Governor of Buraimi, Sayyid Ibrahim bin Said Al Busaidi, inaugurated the newest outlet of Lulu Hypermarket in Buraimi on Wednesday.
As for the book's content, Petersen provides some new material about Anglo-American friction over the Buraimi Oasis, located in the eastern Arabian peninsula, during the early 1950s, but he contributes little to historical understanding of British and U.S.
Rain is expected today over Al Buraimi, Nizwa, Ibri, Al Rustaq, and Ibra.