Category Archives: Economics

SQU Delegation Participates in WISH in Qatar

Doha, The delegation of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), headed by Sayyida Dr. Mona bint Fahd al- Said, Assistant Vice-Chancellor of SQU for External Cooperation participated in World Innovation in Health (WISH 2018) in the Qatari capital of Doha.

The theme …

Pakistani Senate Chairman Arrives in Sultanate

Muscat, Mohammad Sadiq Sanjrani, Chairman

of the Senate of Pakistan arrived here today on an official four-day visit

to the Sultanate.

He was received upon his arrival by Dr. Yahya bin Mahfoudh al-

Manthri, Chairman of the State Council, honourable …

Producer Price-based Inflation Rises 26.9 Percent in Q3 of 2018 in the Sultanate

Muscat, The Sultanate’s producer price index (PPI)-based inflation rose by 26.9% in the third quarter of 2018, over the same period of last year, mainly driven by a surge in oil and gas prices, according to the latest statistics released …

H.M. the Sultan Presides Over the Council of Ministers Meeting

Muscat, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said presided over the Council of Ministers’ meeting at Beit Al Barakah this evening.

His Majesty the Sultan started the meeting by praising Allah for the growth and prosperity bestowed on Oman appealing to …

Sultanate Participates in GCC Justice Ministers Meeting in Kuwait

Kuwait, The 4th meeting of the GCC Ministers of

Justice being held in Kuwait reviewed the latest developments and

challenges facing the GCC labour market, as well as the major issues

concerning labour sectors.

The Sultanate’s delegation to the meeting …

GlassPoint and Occidental Oman Sign Cooperation Agreement for Enhancing Oil Production

Muscat, GlassPoint Solar and Occidental of Oman announced today that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that could lead to a large solar thermal energy plant, exceeding two gigawatts, at the Mukhaizna oilfield in the Governorate of Al …