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falaj

(ˈfælˌædʒ)
n
(Civil Engineering) a qanat or water channel, esp in the United Arab Emirates or Oman
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H E Sayyid Badr bin Saud bin Harib al Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs, received in his office at Mu'askar Bait al Falaj on Sunday H E Ali bin Fahad al Hajri, Ambassador of Qatar to the sultanate.
Muscat : An Omani citizen trapped in rubble from a falaj collapse has been rescued and hospitalised, the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) announced on Saturday, April 20.
Falaj Al-Sudairieen Village is located about 14 kilometers from the centre of Yanqul, the village is known for its agricultural crops of various kinds, where the citizens are keen to take care of these crops for their good.
The village derives its name from its Falaj, which irrigates these agricultural crops.
The man suffered from major injuries after his vehicle met an accident in a sandy area near Falaj al Mualla area.
Close to the construction site of the Sheikh Khalifa mosque in Al-Ain, DCT Abu Dhabi archaeologists discovered several falaj (irrigation waterways), at least three buildings and, more significantly, a mosque which dates back to Islam's Early Golden Age of the Abbasid Caliphate, 1,000 years ago.
Abu Dhabi: Archaeologists from the Department of Culture and Tourism in Abu Dhabi have discovered several falaj (irrigation waterways), at least three buildings and, more significantly, a mosque which dates back to Islam's Early Golden Age of the Abbasid Caliphate, 1,000 years ago.
Ooredoo opened its 50 store in Falaj Al Qabail in the Wilayat of Suhar as part of its strategy to support and connect the Sultanate's growing industrial centres and spur their growth.
Shangri La Bar Al Jissah Al Bustan (Ritz Carlton) Crowne Plaza Chedi Hotel Grand Hyatt Al Nahda Resort Intercontinental Al Falaj Hotel Holiday Inn City Seasons Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Al Bustan (Ritz Carlton) Grand Hyatt Chedi Hotel Crowne Plaza Intercontinental Al Nahda Resort Holiday Inn The Millennium Radisson Blu In comparison with 2015, Barr al Jissah and Al Bustan retained their top two positions in both segments.
Oman Hotels and Tourism announced on Sunday that the company has received a binding offer of $36.36 million (OMR14 million) to wholly acquire the Al Falaj Hotel.
The plan included the development and renovation of Falaj Philly so it can benefit from the rainwater harvested in Lake Philly 2.