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see MuscatMuscat,
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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During the meeting, the two top diplomats discussed the trend of cooperation between the two countries, stressing the importance of continued consultations between Tehran and Masqat.
Many wadis were runoff in the Governorate of A'Dakhiliyah, including Al Khadra, Al Masalah, Al Hajri, Masqat, Dama, Maqwa and Al Memsi.
On Sunday, a senior Iranian official in oil ministry said that Tehran and Masqat will explore new ways to enhance mutual cooperation between the two countries' oil ministries.
Meanwhile, Minister of Finance and National Economy has appreciated the financial support provided by Masqat Stock Exchange to the Khartoum Stock Exchange by providing a complete electronic exchange program.
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.
The drills were staged near the coast of Masqat within the framework of the Omani-Iranian Military Friendship Joint Committee, the media center of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran reported last Wednesday.
In the decade of 60s, 70s and later in 90s the Pakistanis had gone to Britain, Saudi Arabia- Masqat, other UAE states and the US and they send nearly 20 billion dollars to the country.
Riyadh, Jumada I 16, 1439, Feb 2, 2018, SPA -- Asian Football Confederation approved in the Omani capital Masqat today, neutral lieu to host Saudi teams matches against their Iranian counterparts, among the tournaments of the Asian Champions' Cup.
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.