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SULTAN. The title of the Turkish sovereign and other Mahometan princes.

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The number of French tourists coming to the Sultanate in 2017 was 50 thousand French tourists, a change of 20% from last year 2016.
He said that the new airport is commensurate with the reputation of the sultanate and its economic and political position.
He stressed in his speech the keenness of the Sultanate to prepare comprehensive periodic reports on human rights during 2011 and 2015 and followed up the implementation of the recommendations of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), in addition to its commitment in submitting initial and periodic reports on the conventions it joined.
Musabih was received by HE Salem Muslim Samhan Al Kathiry, Manager of the Commercial Office of Sultanate of Oman in Dubai.
Sultan Dikaya Tungko Saikol said in his Facebook account that he and his kin were saddened upon seeing that the sultanate (now part of the modern day Maguindanao province) was not mentioned in the BBL's Article IX.
He added that the public and private sectors in the Sultanate appreciate the recent visit of the Director-General of WTO to the Sultanate, the first to an Arab country after being elected for this post.
Total production during the year ended 31 December 1997 was 3,679,868 boe (1996 - 3,628,736 boe) which included 2,751,526 boe (1996 - 3,143,555 boe) at an average daily production rate of 7,538 boe (1996 - 8,612 boe) from the United Kingdom, 856,694 bbl (1996 - nil) at an average daily production rate of 5,492 bbl (1996 - nil) from Malaysia and 71,648 bbl (1996 - 485,181 bbl) at an average daily production rate of 1,194 bbl (1996 - 1,329 bbl) from the Sultanate of Oman.
H E Sheikh Mohammed bin Said bin Saif al Kalbani, Minister of Social Development, headed the sultanate's delegation to the meeting in the presence of H E Abdullah bin Nasser al Rahbi, Permanent Representative of the sultanate to the United Nations, and members of the Permanent Mission of the sultanate in Geneva.
Dr Al Sunaidy gave a speech touching on the upcoming major projects, the new approach of infrastructure and the future of information technology in the Sultanate, in addition to the medical sector and the services associating with oil and gas.
6 (ONA) The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Tourism, participated in the Travel Trade Show ITB Berlin under the patronage of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and in the presence of a number of ministers, undersecretaries, heads and members of official participating delegations.
The two sides reviewed bilateral relations and means of promoting existing cooperation between the Sultanate and Luxembourg.
The Sultanate came second as the best destination for German speaking tourists to the Arab countries region as per 2013 statistics for Go Asia, Go Arabia, it was known yesterday at the ongoing International Tourism Bourse (ITB) Berlin as the Sultanate continued its participation in the major world travel and tourism event of the year.