Daily Archives: July 11, 2020

This Week’s Economic Bulletin..

Credit Oman Pays RO2.13 Million Compensation to Local Exporters, Sellers

Muscat, Credit Oman has paid a total of RO2.136 million to local exporters and sellers in compensation for beneficiaries’ failure to pay the value of the goods they received from Omani exporters …

Sultanate’s General Budget Deficit Declines by 91.5pc in Q1 2020

Muscat, The Sultanate’s budget deficit value decreased by 91.5% in the first quarter of 2020, reaching RO26.3 million, compared to RO309.1 million in the same period of 2019, constituting a ratio of 0.4% to the gross domestic product (GDP) at the current …

IRAN’S PRESIDENT CALLS FOR BAN ON WEDDINGS, WAKES TO HALT VIRUS SPREAD

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani called on Saturday for big gatherings such as weddings and wakes to be banned to stem a rise in coronavirus infections, but insisted the country’s economy had to stay open.

Shortly after Rouhani’s televised speech, a police official …

Woman dies from coronavirus in Hebron, death toll 35

RAMALLAH, A 53-year-old woman died today from coronavirus in the town of Halhul, near Hebron city in the south of the West Bank, said the Ministry of Health in a statement.
It said with the death of the woman, today’s death toll …