In August 2020 His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq bin Taimur Al Said, Sultan of Oman issued a fiat bundling the Ministry of Sport Affairs, the Ministry of Art Affairs, the National Youth Committee, as well as the Culture Department at the Ministry of Heritage and Culture into a novel entity known henceforth as Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth.
The ministry is led by His Highness Sayyid Theyazin bin Haitham bin Tariq Al Said (b. Muscat, 21 August 1990), a diplomat who entered the Omani diplomatic service in 2013, and had been serving at the Omani Embassy in London since 2014.
H.H. Sayyid Theyazin holds a master’s degree in history from Oxford Brooks University.
For further information
Cabinet of the Sultanate of Oman: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cabinet_of_Oman
Image by Office of Sheikh Rashid Al Khalifa – f.l.t.r.: Artist Rashid Al Khalifa, HH Sayyid Theyazin bin Haitham bin Tariq Al Said and Royal Bridges’ Managing Director Henri Estramant, Diplomatic Adviser of Diplomat Magazine. Picture credit to Office of Sheikh Rashid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa.