March 11, 2001
Oman announced Saturday the discovery of a major natural gas field in Al Dakhiliyah region.
March 9, 2001
Visitors of all nationalities swarm as Ras Al Hadd Tourism Festival continues in Oman.
March 5, 2001
The battle in the Gulf against the illegal use of copyrighted software continues, with the offices of a major Omani company searched by officials of the country’s ministry of national heritage and 62
March 4, 2001
Oman's commodity exports rose by 62.7 percent to 3.99 billion ($10.4b) riyals during the first 11 months of last year compared to 1999 figures.
The Standard & Poor’s international credit ratings agency has upgraded Oman’s long-term foreign currency issuer credit and senior unsecured debt ratings to triple-‘B’ from triple-‘B’-minus, and its lo
March 3, 2001
A new law is being drawn up to combat money laundering in Oman, Gulf News reported Saturday, quoting a senior official
February 28, 2001
The proposal of the National Bank of Oman (NBO) to set up a joint venture commercial bank in Abu Dhabi proved to be a non-starter.
The largest business group in Oman, the Zubair Corp, announced Tuesday that it will build the Sultanate’s largest resort, costing 200 million dollars.
February 27, 2001
Hyderabad-based Shantha Biotechnics Private Ltd., a 50:50 Oman-India joint venture, has purchased a US pharmaceutical firm specialized in the research
Oman and the Sultanate of Brunei held on Monday talks on bilateral relations in various fields, with focus on oil and gas cooperation.
February 26, 2001
The third meeting of the Oman-Turkey joint committee began in Ankara Sunday.
The Muscat municipality has decided to ban smoking sheesha or hubble bubble in public places starting from March 15th.
February 25, 2001
Oman’s ministry of higher education in co-operation with the UNESCO will host an international conference on higher education from 17th to 19th March
Barely five months after easing the regulations for personal bank loans, the Central Bank of Oman seems poised to tighten them again
Oman's oil production in 2000 increased by 5.8 percent from the preceding year, the official ONA news agency reported.