Category Archives: Economics

Royal Office Minister Receives Commander of US Central Command

Muscat, Gen. Sultan bin Mohammed al-Nu’mani,

Minister of the Royal Office received in his office today Gen. Joseph L.

Votel, Commander of the United States (US) Central Command.

Gen. al-Nu’amani welcomed the guest and his accompanying


The US Military …

State Budget Deficit Decreases in 2018

Muscat, The preliminary estimates of the closing of the government finance accounts for the fiscal year 2018 indicate a decrease in the state budget deficit from RO3 billion according to the approved budget to RO2.7 billion.

These calculations show that …

Ocean Economy and Future Technologies Conference Concludes

Muscat, The Ocean Economy and Future Technologies Conference recommended in its concluding sessions today to nominate the Sultanate to spearhead international efforts to achieve Goal 14 on the development of ideas in support of the United Nations Program for Sustainable …

Fire in New Delhi Hotel Kills 17 People

New Delhi, A fire broke out at the Hotel Arpit Palace

in a busy neighborhood of New Delhi, India, killing 17 people and

injuring three others.

Local media reports said the victims included a woman and a child who

were …

Ocean Economy and Future Technology Conference Continues

Muscat, The Ocean Economy and Future Technology Conference,

organized by the Foreign Ministry as part of the agenda of the International Forum Science

and Technology Diplomacy (IFSTD), continued its activities today at Oman Convention and

Exhibitions Centre.

Dr. Yousef bin …

Omani National Products Exhibition Kicks off in Sohar

Sohar, The Omani National Products Exhibition, organized by Sohar Industrial Estate, kicked off today in the Wilayat of Sohar under the patronage of Sayyid Nader bin Mohammed al-Said.

The exhibition displays products from more than (48) factories in Sohar Industrial …