Category Archives: Business & Finance

70 Usufruct Agreements Signed in SEZD in 2018

Muscat, The number of usufruct agreements signed in 2018 increased to 70. The agreements covered a number of sectors, such as industrial, residential and commercial, logistics, tourism and fisheries activities. The number of companies registered at the Commercial Register of …

France tells Iran to stop ballistic missile work designed for nuclear weapons

France on Friday called on Iran to immediately stop all activities linked to ballistic missiles that could carry nuclear weapons after Tehran said it could put two satellites into orbit in the coming weeks.

“France recalls that the Iranian missile …

CBO, Creditinfo Group Sign Agreement for Establishment of Oman Credit Bureau

Muscat, The Central Bank of Oman (CBO) and Creditinfo signed an agreement at CBO Head Office as part of the development of a full-fledged independent credit and financial information bureau called Oman Credit Bureau.

Tahir bin Salim al-Amri, Executive President …

Pompeo Meets With Iraqi Leaders on Unannounced Visit

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an unannounced visit Wednesday to Iraq where he met with Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi and other officials.

Pompeo is making a week-long trip to the Middle East to reassure allies amid U.S. plans …

Pompeo Meets Top Iraqi Officials During Unannounced Visit to Baghdad

CAIRO, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with top Iraqi officials Wednesday during an unannounced visit to Baghdad.

Pompeo’s visit coincided with the anniversary of the Iraqi national police force. A police band serenaded Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, …

Applications for Water Research, Innovation Award to Close Tomorrow

Muscat, The 3rd Water Research and Innovation Award will be closed tomorrow (Thursday).

This comes in the light of the success achieved by the award in its first and second session during the last two years. The award is organized …