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Facts about Oman (Travel)

Facts about Oman (Travel)
Facts about Oman (Travel) - Oman is officially known as the 'Sultanate of Oman'. Oman, the capital of Muscat, is also the country’s largest city.
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  • • Oman is officially known as the ‘Sultanate of Oman’.
    • Oman, the capital of Muscat, is also the country’s largest city.
    • The official language of Oman is Arabic. Apart from that, English, Baluchi, Urdu, Hindi and other dialects are also spoken here.
    • In the past, Oman used to be one of the richest countries in the world, with the wealth mainly originating from the incense trade.
    • Oman is traditionally known for breeding Arab horses.
    • Oman joined the United Nations in 1971.
    • Oman allowed tourists to enter its territory only at the beginning of the 1990s.
    • Every two years, an Omani person is chosen by UNESCO, for the most noteworthy contribution to environment. He is then awarded a prize by the 'Sultan of Oman'.

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    1. Oman, my birth place! :)thanks for this article..love to read abt different places..hope so see more articles sooner.:)

      on Apr 7 2011 10:17AM Report Abuse ALIZEH

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