Oman

July 19, 2000

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(AFP, NEW DELHI) - India and Oman pledged to push forward two high-profile joint ventures - worth some 2.7 $billion.

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(AFP, NEW DELHI) - India and Oman pledged Tuesday to push forward two high-profile joint ventures -- a 1.1-billion-dollar fertiliser plant in Oman and a $1.6-billion oil refinery in central India.

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(AFP, NEW DELHI) – India and Oman pledged Tuesday to push forward two high-profile joint ventures

July 17, 2000

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An Omani army pilot was killed Tuesday when his Hawk jet crashed during a training exercise, the defense ministry said. The plane crashed in Al-Kamil

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(AFP, LONDON) - The Omani government awarded a contract to build, own and operate a gas-fired power station to International Power, according to a statement here Monday.

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(AFP) - NEW DELHI: Oman’s Foreign Minister Yousuf Bin Alawi bin Abdullah held talks yesterday with his Indian counterpart Jaswant Singh on boosting trade and economic co operation.

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(MEBG)A government official declered that Oman has awarded Britain’s National Power Plc a contract to build a 240-megawatt power plant.

July 16, 2000

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(AFP, MUSCAT) – The sultanate of Oman is set to boost foreign ownership of industrial businesses from the current level of 49 percent to 100 percent.

July 11, 2000

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Oman's trade balance recorded a surplus of 2.388 billion dollars in 1999, a sharp recovery from a deficit of 313 million dollars the previous year, a newspaper reported on Sunday.

July 10, 2000

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French Defense Minister Alain Richard on Monday held talks with Omani officials on boosting military cooperation, the official news agency ONA reporte

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Oman's trade balance recorded a surplus of 2.388 billion dollars in 1999, a sharp recovery from a deficit of 313 million dollars the previous year.

July 9, 2000

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In its latest development plan, the Omani government has set aside five trillion cubic feet of gas for industries in Sohar, as part ofa major industrialisation drive in the Indian Ocean port city of S

July 7, 2000

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Oman has had its application to join the World Trade Organization (WTO) accepted, the sultanate's trade minister said Friday. "The WTO working group c

June 30, 2000

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Oman's Foreign Minister Youssef Bin Alawi will visit Singapore from July 3rd-5th, officials said Friday. He will meet Singaporean Prime Minister Goh C

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A dark, baseball-size rock found in the deserts of Oman is the latest confirmed meteorite from Mars, reported The Associated Press, quoting University