April 16, 2014
The six-month ban on expat workers, which was due to expire as been extended according to a source at the Ministry of Manpower.
April 15, 2014
Oman's government and BP signed a contract to develop the Khazzan gas field of Block 61 and will be completed by 2017.
April 7, 2014
Oman Gas Company (OGC) on Sunday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with both Salalah Free Zone (SFZ) and Port of Salalah (POS) for building a world class liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) processing plant at SFZ and the storages and export facilities at the port.
April 6, 2014
The sultanate posted total non-oil exports of RO3.8bn in 2013, a growth of nearly six per cent from RO3.59bn in the previous year.
Oman and the European Union (EU) are seeking to boost bilateral trade and investment by providing increased opportunities to the business communities on both sides to trade and exchange information.
April 1, 2014
Oman is working on promoting tourism in the Sultanate across its neighboring GCC countries.
The Sultanate has entered into a formal agreement with several Arab film organizations in a giant leap towards making Omani cinema a valuable resource hub.
March 31, 2014
The National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI) has said that electricity consumption in the sultanate has seen a dramatic 149.5 per cent increase.
March 26, 2014
The total value of exports from the sultanate increased by 8.2 per cent in 2013 from a year ago, according to recent statistics issued by the National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI).
March 24, 2014
Hewn from the rocks of the Al Hajar mountains, a $600 million dream is taking shape in Oman which is expected to give the Sultanate's real estate market a boost.
March 23, 2014
Bank Muscat highlighted the role of local banks in financing infrastructure projects at the 4th Oman Economic Forum (OEF) held last week.
March 20, 2014
Arab League Deputy Secretary General Ahmad Bin Hilli announced that the Arab summit will not discuss the recent spat between several GCC members and Qatar.
March 17, 2014
A significant 71 per cent of the companies in Oman are targeting growth and higher market share in 2014.
March 13, 2014
Iran and Oman have signed an energy deal in which Tehran will provide Muscat with 10 billion cubic meters of natural gas per year.
March 12, 2014
Over the next five years, Oman will award engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts worth $65 billion.