Oman

April 1, 2001

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The Canadian oil company, Berkley Petroleum Corporation, is expected to invest around 10 million dollars in exploration activities in two areas in sou

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Domestic liquidity of banks operating in Oman increased by 6 percent, totaling 2,404 million riyals in 2000.

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Oman’s Sultan Qaboos and Austrian President Thomas Klestil held talks Saturday in Muscat that focused on strengthening bilateral ties in all fields.

March 31, 2001

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Internet Security Systems Middle East (ISS ME), a subsidiary of Internet Security Systems (ISS) headquartered in the US, will lead the e-security road

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Austrian President Thomas Klestil will arrive in Oman on Saturday for talks with Sultan Qaboos.

March 30, 2001

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Mark Tours, a newcomer, is determined to earn its own niche in the ever-expanding tourism business in Oman by tapping visitors from completely new mar

March 29, 2001

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It has been reported that Oman has awarded an $18 million contract to the Danish firm Maersk to look for crude oil and natural gas in the west of the

March 26, 2001

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A new press and publication law, designed to allow more freedom to journalists in Oman, will be passed soon.

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Minister of Economy and Communications in the German State of Bavaria who arrived in Muscat Friday at the head of an official and business has ended a

March 25, 2001

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Oman's gross domestic product (GDP) totaled 5,51 billion riyals ($14b) on current prices during the first nine months of last year, comprising a 29 pe

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The biggest project of its kind, the water network of the Omani capital is 80 percent complete after work began in March following complaints of fault

March 24, 2001

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Oman is to order 12 Lockheed Martin F-16 fighters from the US and 20 Super Lynx helicopters, made by the Anglo-Italian Agusta Westland, in purchases w

March 22, 2001

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A GSM roaming agreement was signed in Muscat Wednesday between Jordan’s Mobile.Com and the Omani Telecommunications Company (OTC).

March 20, 2001

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Oman and UAE have agreed to set up a joint committee for combating drug trafficking.

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Qatar and Oman discussed Monday in Muscat aspects of bilateral cooperation in telecommunications and post sector and the setting up of joint ventures