Category: Oman

The Sultanate of Oman is a country on the Arabian Peninsula, bathed by the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea. There are 3.4 million residents (2016). The capital is Muscat. In the 2nd century BC, Arab tribes migrated to the current territory of Oman. Islam was introduced in the 7th century. In 1507, the Portuguese took control of Muscat and the surrounding area. They dominated the region until 1650. In 1737, the country was invaded by the Persians, who extended their domain to Zanzibar (currently Tanzania), with British support.

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Oman Flag and Meaning

Flag of Oman Oman Flag Meaning Red has long been a traditional color around the Persian Gulf....

Oman Country Population

Oman Population

Oman is a sultanate (a kind of monarchy) without democracy, where a sultan sits with all power....

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Oman Facts

Oman, state on the eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula; 212 450 km2, 4.8 million residents (2019).Oman...

Embassies of Oman

Embassies of Oman

List of all Oman embassies and consulates in foreign countries or regions, including the city where it...

Airports in Oman

List of Oman Airports

As of 2019, there are 10 airports throughout the country of Oman according to IATA and ICAO....