Daily Archives: June 13, 2020

1093 Gemstone Samples Inspected in 2019: Commerce, Industry Ministry

Muscat, The Directorate General of Standards and Metrology at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry indicated that the number of gemstone samples that were inspected in 2019 stood at (1093), an increase of 10.96 percent, compared to (985) samples in the same …

Mala’a, National Source of Credit, Financial Data

Muscat, Adil bin Khalifa al-Saadi, Director-General of Oman Credit and Financial Data Centre (Mala’a), has said that the Centre contributes to the Sultanante’s future approach of providing credit information and value added technical solutions.
The Centre collects and analyzes information from its …

This Week’s Economic Bulletin

Muscat, The total number of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) registered with the Public Authority for Small and Medium Enterprises Development (Riyada) until the end of April 2020 stood at 44,139, comprising an increase by 12.6% compared to the same period of …

OTF-UNICEF COVID-19 Youth Technology Challenge Kicks off

Muscat, 140 tech enthusiasts from Oman and across the Middle East and North Africa region buckled down at the start of a 48-hour virtual challenge to develop new online platforms to provide better opportunities for children and young people amidst the COVID-19 …