Oman National Day

Oman National Day

November 18-19
This holiday in Oman observes the birthday of Sultan Qaboos Bin Said (b. 1940) on November 18, but festive events continue through the 19th as well. His accession to the throne took place on July 23, 1970. National Day events include parades, pageantry, an equestrian show, a marine festival, fireworks, and, every five years, an elaborate military show.
CONTACTS:
Embassy of the Sultanate of Oman
2535 Belmont Rd. N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008
202-387-1980; fax: 202-745-4933
www.omani.info
Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary, Fourth Edition. © 2010 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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TO coincide with Oman National Day celebrations, the Royal Oman Police has entered a new phase to enhance its security.
The Department of Tourism and Culture - Abu Dhabi will organise a number of cultural and entertainment events to mark the Oman National Day.
We are delighted to be able to offer passengers an extra thank you for traveling with us, in recognition of Oman National Day and the birthday of our esteemed leader the Sultan of Oman, Qaboos bin Said Al-Said.
The strike, which was intended to coincide with Oman National Day, comes amid massive layoffs in the oil and gas sector.
"I avail the opportunity to send Syria's congratulations to the Omani leadership on Oman national day," Mikdad said in a press statement following a reception held in Damascus to celebrate Oman's 44 th national Day.
Before Christmas, we celebrate Oman National Day, Thanksgiving, Sinterklaas and then Christmas.
"Congratulations on Oman National Day by the people of Pakistan," said Kashif Khan.
A friendly 50m pistol event was organised to mark the Oman National Day on the sidelines of the championship.
The special Oman National Day activities come as part of Abu Dhabi Airports focus on ensuring a seamless passenger experience and customer happiness.
Abu Dhabi Airports yesterday celebrated Oman National Day at Abu Dhabi International Airport, welcoming passengers from neighboring Sultanate of Oman with flags and sweets being handed out across arrival and departure terminals.
The result gave the Sultanate of Oman something extra to celebrate on Oman National Day with maximum points for Team Oman in the Teams' Championship.

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