Oman

January 22, 2001

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Oman\'s deputy prime minister, Fahd Bin Mahmoud is due in Tehran on Tuesday for talks on expanding bilateral ties between the two countries.

January 21, 2001

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Oman plans to increase its defense budget by 38 percent in a drive to increase procurement for, and training of its military.

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Oman\'s Salalah Port Services (SPS) is offering 5.16 million shares in a rights issue between January 25 and February 8 to finance an expansion drive in the container port it operates.

January 15, 2001

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An Omani company faces prosecution after it was caught selling 62 personal computers with illegal software, according to the Business Software Allianc

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Oman will soon issue a new law governing the exploration and exploitation of minerals with the primary aim of encouraging private companies to invest

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Oman has joined the beef banning bandwagon in the Middle East and has curbed beef imports from some of the European Union countries, as a precautionar

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India is holding up a joint venture to build a fertilizer plant in Oman, National Economy Minister Ahmad bin Abdulnabi Mekki said in an interview published on Thursday.

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The government of the Sultanate of Oman has announced that it intends to privatize the Salalah Electricity Station, making it the fourth such privately operated power provider in the country.

January 11, 2001

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The governor of the Sultanate of Oman, Sultan Qabous Bin Said Sultan, has approved the nation’s sixth five-year economic plan, which will run though 2005.

January 9, 2001

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Omani and French trade officials discussed Monday in Muscat ways of reinforcing trade relations between the two countries, especially in the field of

January 8, 2001

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Oman has delayed the privatization of the telecom sector until March, more than a year behind schedule, National Economy Minister Ahmad bin Abdulnabi Mekki.

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The sultanate of Oman has granted private construction and management companies a major power station project as part of plans to privatise the electricity sector, a ministry official said Sunday.

January 6, 2001

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Sightings of rare whale and dolphin species over the weekend have once again put the spotlight on the Sultanate\'s rich marine diversity, Oman\'s Obse

January 4, 2001

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Oman\'s Budget for the current financial year 2001 is likely to focus on the social sector, Oman Observer reported Thursday. Indicating a marked incre

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India is holding up a joint venture to build a fertilizer plant in Oman, National Economy Minister Ahmad bin Abdulnabi Mekki has said.