May 19, 2014
A former Omani commerce minister was jailed for three years for corruption on Sunday, the most senior government figure to be convicted in a campaign against graft in the sultanate.
May 8, 2014
Oman’s government is looking closely at cutting costly subsidies in the sultanate, with petrol an obvious target, the minister for financial affairs said on Wednesday.
May 6, 2014
Oman will see a boost in travel and tourism figures this year with a 10.2 percent growth rate in 2014, according to a report.
April 28, 2014
Many traders have expressed their concern over fake and duplicate items in the local markets, while shoppers justified their need to buy such items since original items cost far too much because of monopoly trade practices.
April 24, 2014
Muscat will award contracts shortly for construction to take place on two hotels, according to Oman Daily Observer.
Grammy Award winning Russian opera star Ildar Abdrazakov will be performing at the Royal Opera House Muscat (ROHM) for the first time tonight.
April 23, 2014
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (Oxy) will invest further in Oman to help boost production in 2014.
April 22, 2014
April 17, 2014
Oman's Foreign Affairs Minister Yusuf bin Alawi told reporters this week that the Gulf rift between Qatar and its neighboring states has now ended.
April 16, 2014
The six-month ban on expat workers, which was due to expire as been extended according to a source at the Ministry of Manpower.
April 15, 2014
Oman's government and BP signed a contract to develop the Khazzan gas field of Block 61 and will be completed by 2017.
April 7, 2014
Oman Gas Company (OGC) on Sunday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with both Salalah Free Zone (SFZ) and Port of Salalah (POS) for building a world class liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) processing plant at SFZ and the storages and export facilities at the port.
April 6, 2014
The sultanate posted total non-oil exports of RO3.8bn in 2013, a growth of nearly six per cent from RO3.59bn in the previous year.
Oman and the European Union (EU) are seeking to boost bilateral trade and investment by providing increased opportunities to the business communities on both sides to trade and exchange information.
April 1, 2014
Oman is working on promoting tourism in the Sultanate across its neighboring GCC countries.