Daily Archives: June 6, 2017

OMAN’S REAL GDP GROWTH EXPECTED TO GROW TO 2.4 PERCENT: WORD BANK

Oman’s growth of the real GDP will increase to 2.4% in 2018, and 2.9% in 2019, compared to 0.9% in 2017, according to World Bank report, published on its website, under the theme “Global Economy Outlook.”

The Bank said, growth …

Above 23K Students Graduate from Public and Private Colleges and Universities in 2015/2016

Muscat —- The Higher Education Statistics Bulletin issued by the National

Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI) showed that 23,163 students graduated from

governmental and private higher education institutions in the Sultanate in 2015/2016, of

whom 11427 graduated from universities …

497 Workers Violate Labour Law

Muscat — The weekly report of the joint inspection

team at the Ministry of Manpower pointed out that the number of

workers violating the Labour Law during May 28th till June 3rd, 2017

stood at (497) including (398) commercial workers, …

MELBOURNE SIEGE: TWO DEAD, THREE POLICE SHOT, WOMAN HELD HOSTAGE, POLICE CONFIRM ‘ACT OF TERRORISM’

Police have confirmed they are treating the Melbourne siege as an “act of terrorism”.

Two men are dead, three police officers were shot and a woman was taken hostage in a dramatic siege in the Melbourne bayside suburb of Brighton …

Oman Oil Price Declines 85 Cents

Muscat — Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) said that

Oman oil price (August delivery) reached 48.02 US Dollars.

The DME statement today said that the price of Oman oil declined

85 cents from the price of yesterday “Monday,” which was 48.87 …

$2 Billion International Public Sukuk Receive Strong Response

Muscat — The Government of the Sultanate of

Oman made its inaugural foray international public Sukuk markets via

a $2 billion 7-year Sukuk issuance on May 23, 2017, according to a

statement issued by the Ministry of Finance and published …