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News Oman Economy: Oman Shell to commence exploration activities in Block 55

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Oman Shell to commence exploration activities in Block 55
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Oman_Shell_to_commence_exploration_activities_in_Block_55-ZAWYA20191010095744/

Oman Shell will now have a 100% working interest and operatorship of Block 55, which symbolises yet another step to deepen Shell’s commitment to support the growth of the Sultanate’s economy and ...

News Oman Economy: Indian firms invited to invest in Oman’s industrial cities

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Indian firms invited to invest in Oman’s industrial cities
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/story/Indian_firms_invited_to_invest_in_Omans_industrial_cities-SNG_155199047/

Muscat: The Public Establishment for Industrial Estates, Madayn, organized the Oman-India Investment Meet at Crowne Plaza Muscat on Sunday in the presence of Yahya bin Said Al Jabri, Chairman of the ...

News Oman Economy: National Bank of Oman Scores Another Award for Pioneering Mobile Banking App

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
National Bank of Oman Scores Another Award for Pioneering Mobile Banking App
News source: https://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/national-bank-oman-scores-another-award-pioneering-mobile-banking-app-1311656

In recognition of its efforts to offer innovative digital products and services, National Bank of Oman (NBO) has been awarded Best Mobile Banking App Oman 2019 by International Business Magazine. This is another accolade the bank has received to date for its pioneering mobile app, which offers customers a range of banking services at the touch of a button. Developed in-house, the app has quickly become the bank’s most popular digital service, combining versatility, reliability, and convenience with security features such as Biometric log-in via face recognition or fingerprint, and MPIN.

News Oman Economy: NTI TechPro 2019: Oman's first technical vocational skills conference and awards held successfully

Published on: Sunday 22 September 2019
NTI TechPro 2019: Oman's first technical vocational skills conference and awards held successfully
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/NTI_TechPro_2019_Omans_first_technical_vocational_skills_conference_and_awards_held_successfully-ZAWYA20190923093432/

Shedding light on the significance of the event, he mentioned: “Technical expertise is essential in boosting the nation’s economy and is consistent with the vision of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin ...

News Oman Economy: Madayn to organise Oman-India investment meeting on Sunday

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
Madayn to organise Oman-India investment meeting on Sunday
News source: https://menafn.com/1099047680/Madayn-to-organise-OmanIndia-investment-meeting-on-Sunday

The Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (Madayn) is all set to organise Oman-India Investment Meet ... chairman of the Special Economic Zone Authority at Duqm and chairman of Ithraa ...

News Oman Economy: Oman’s global logistics ranking jumps 16 places

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
Oman’s global logistics ranking jumps 16 places
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/economy/story/Omans_global_logistics_ranking_jumps_16_places-SNG_154844173/

said the organisers of the upcoming Oman Economic & Free Zone Summit in Muscat, Oman. Organized by Free Zone Watch, co-hosted by Ithraa and supported by the Oman Chamber of Commerce & Industry, the ...

News Oman Economy: Natural gas emerging as major contributor to Oman's economy

Published on: Saturday 24 August 2019
Natural gas emerging as major contributor to Oman's economy
News source: https://menafn.com/1098922334/Natural-gas-emerging-as-major-contributor-to-Omans-economy

As the heavy investments in Omani gas fields in the past few years have boosted the country's gas production, natural gas is emerging as a significant contributor to the growth of Oman's economy ...

News Oman Economy: Oman- Workshop discusses socio-economic empowerment

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
Oman- Workshop discusses socio-economic empowerment
News source: https://menafn.com/1098939471/Oman-Workshop-discusses-socioeconomic-empowerment

In collaboration with the Ministry of Social Development, The Research Council (TRC), represented by the team responsible for drafting the National Strategy for Research and Development (NSRD ...

News Oman Economy: Video: Oman's new business laws explained

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
Video: Oman's new business laws explained
News source: https://www.arabianbusiness.com/video/426784-video-omans-new-business-laws-explained

12% GDP growth is what Oman posted in 2018, bucking the global trend of decelerating growth and economic growth. In addition, there are some intense efforts being taken by the government, apart from ...

News Oman Economy: Oman- OCCI discusses proposal for special economic zone in Musandam

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
Oman- OCCI discusses proposal for special economic zone in Musandam
News source: https://menafn.com/1098939840/Oman-OCCI-discusses-proposal-for-special-economic-zone-in-Musandam

In cooperation with Oman Global Logistics Group (Asyad), Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) organised a workshop that addressed the importance of establishing a special economic zone in ...

News Oman Economy: Matt Porteous Sheds Light on Sustainable Fishing Practices in Oman

Published on: Monday 06 May 2019
Matt Porteous Sheds Light on Sustainable Fishing Practices in Oman
News source: https://www.thephoblographer.com/2019/05/06/matt-porteous-sheds-light-on-sustainable-fishing-practices-in-oman/

In fact, their goal is “to create a profitable world-class sector that is ecologically sustainable and a net contributor to Oman’s economy,’ by 2040. To give us a picture of Oman’s exemplary fishing ...

News Oman Economy: Oman- GCC states in strong position to defend currency pegs: S&P

Published on: Tuesday 07 May 2019
News source: https://menafn.com/1098487379/Oman-GCC-states-in-strong-position-to-defend-currency-pegs-SP

(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Despite economic slowdown and rising debt ... including in Bahrain and Oman. As for Kuwait, Qatar, and the UAE, Oman's gross central bank reserves are more than ...

News Oman Economy: Two greenfield steel projects being set up in Oman

Published on: Tuesday 07 May 2019
News source: http://www.tradearabia.com/news/IND_354435.html

Two greenfield steel projects are due to come on stream in Sohar and Salalah over the next two years in Oman, giving a boost to the manufacturing and construction sectors of the economy, said a report ...

News Oman Economy: Yemen war 'does not serve any party' says Oman’s ambassador to US

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2019/05/oman-ambassador-yemen-israel-palestine-peace-gcc-qatar.html

WASHINGTON — Oman rejects military operations against Yemen and believes ... The ambassador previously served in a variety of government roles that span the diplomatic and economic fields, including ...