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Foreign laborers working in road construction in Oman. (AFP)
May 22, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Oman has announced that procedures for obtaining work permits for expats will be facilitated.
Currently foreigners are only allowed to acquire property in defined tourism communities, but Oman wants to change that. (Pixabay)
May 16, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Oman is considering plans to allow foreigners to buy property outside of tourism complexes.
Photo: Twitter/Qatarhandball
May 16, 2017 - 10:26 GMT
Qatar players and officials celebrate their win in the 6th Asian Beach Handball Championship in Pattaya, Thailand, yesterday.
Using the logo or the royal emblem without licence from the Omani Ministry of Commerce and Industry is now a legal offence. (Shutterstock)
May 11, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Officials have warned against using the Sultanate logo or the royal emblem without a licence.
Oman is using the technology of drones to showcase the beauty and splendor of the Sultanate. (Photo courtesy: 4K Oman)
May 11, 2017 - 15:33 GMT
The founder of 4K Oman harnesses drones to showcase the Sultanate’s beauty.
Apart from the clean energy, the mall is to adopt recycling systems and eco-operating systems to be the first environment-friendly mall in Oman. (Facebook)
May 09, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Oman’s first eco-friendly mall – Al Araimi Boulevard – is set to open in September 2018.
Follow Al Bawaba Business on Twitter and Facebook for breaking business news, photos and reports on topics that move the Middle East. (Al Bawaba)
May 04, 2017 - 19:03 GMT
If you follow the news on Al Bawaba Business then you’ll know that A LOT can happen in a week.
Etisalat customer care center at Fujairah Mall. (File photo)
May 04, 2017 - 08:48 GMT
Etisalat has made a bid for the third mobile operator’s licence in Oman.
The number of SMEs in Oman declined by 31.2 percent in the first quarter of 2017, according to a report by the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI). (Flickr/ Luca Nebuloni)
May 02, 2017 - 09:13 GMT
The number of SMEs in Oman plummeted in the first quarter of 2017.
Ali Al Habsi
April 30, 2017 - 18:17 GMT
First, it was the coronation of Mudhaibi Club as Oman first division league champion on Thursday, the hometown club of Oman’s football legend Ali al Habsi.
The new ban will take effect from May 15, 2017, as unacceptable levels of pesticides were found in food imports from five Arab countries. (AFP/ Omar Salem)
April 26, 2017 - 09:05 GMT
The ban covers certain produce from Egypt, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon and Yemen.
Oman has now made it easier for tourists from Iran, India, China and Russia to visit the country with a new e-Visa system. (Pixabay)
April 24, 2017 - 10:14 GMT
Oman has raised its short stay tourist visa from $13 to almost $52.
Photo: Muscat Daily
April 16, 2017 - 16:08 GMT
Oman Swimming Association (OSA) chairman Taha al Kishry was re-elected as the president of the Arab Swimming Federation (ASF) on Saturday.
The refinery will have the capacity to process 230,000 barrels of crude oil per day for both local and international markets. (File photo)
April 12, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Kuwait Petroleum has signed a deal with Oman for the development of a major refinery in Al Wusta.
Oman Oil Company headquarter building in Muscat, Oman. (Shutterstock)
April 10, 2017 - 12:46 GMT
Oman wants to provide employment opportunities for part-time work in the private sector.
The full impact of the recent corporate tax increase in Oman and higher royalty charges for telecom companies will result in earnings stress for listed companies during the first quarter of 2017. (Al Bawaba)
April 09, 2017 - 12:44 GMT
Major companies listed on the Muscat Securities Market are expected to report a 20 percent fall in net earnings for the first quarter of 2017.