Oman

October 6, 2000

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Recent signs point toward strengthened relations between Iraq and the Sultanate of Oman. Mohammed Said Al Sahhaf, Iraqi Foreign Minister, praised the strengthening of his nation's relations with the G

October 2, 2000

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Ahead of its assuming membership of the World Trade Organization, Oman is removing all non-customs obstacles to agricultural imports. Oman has won significant privileges in its negotiations to join th

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Oman will become a full member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in October, an Omani official said Wednesday. Trade Minister Makboul Sultan said, during a meeting of the organization in Geneva, t

October 1, 2000

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Driving sports cars as a symbol of their success in a male-oriented society, a new breed of energetic young women has broken the mould of business life in the Sultanate of Oman.

September 29, 2000

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Hamptons International, the 125-year-old real British estate specialist, is opening an office in Muscat, Oman, as part of an overall plan to spread its network into the Gulf region.

September 28, 2000

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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the Sultanate of Oman jumped by 10.4 percent in 1999 as compared with the previous year, according to the most recent annual report of the Central Bank of Oman(CBO)

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In separate meetings, representatives of Russia and Oman said their countries have no intention to join OPEC. Both countries are attending the OPEC II Summit as observers.

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Oman has extended a census on family income and spending to May 2002 to give census workers time to do a through job. The extension will insure that all families will be included in the census, so tha

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Omani insurance company representatives, meeting with the country’s minister of commerce and industry, pointed the finger at automobile spare parts dealers for what the government had earlier said wer

September 27, 2000

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Culture ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Tuesday supported Muscat's bid to become the Arab cultural capital for the year 2006, Emirates

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Eighty-two foreign companies have submitted bids to become Oman\'s foreign partner in communications, officials said Tuesday. Oman plans to privatize part of its communications network, selling 34 per

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Oman is to launch exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Japan in November, shipping 600,000 tonnes per annum under a 25-year contract, the chief executive of Oman LNG said Tuesday.

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Oman sent out its first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) on Thursday with South Korea as its first customer, in an important step by the sultanate to reduce dependence on oil revenues.

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<b>Date:</b> Sep 27 - Oct 3, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Oman International Exhibition Center, Oman <b>Specifics:</b> International Consumer Exhibition <b>Coordination by:</b> Oman International T

September 26, 2000

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Oman has sent out its first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) with South Korea as its first customer, in an important step by the sultanate to r