New Tourism Horizons in North Al Batinah

Sohar, Hassan bin Sulaiman bin Abdullah al- Jabri, Director of Tourism Department in the Governorate of North Al Batinah, said that the Ministry of Tourism is working on developing tourism sites in the governorate through establishing a real partnership between …

Bank Muscat Q2 Net Profit Rises by 6.4 percent to RO 89.7 Million

Muscat, Bank Muscat posted a net profit of RO

89.7 million for the six months ended 30 June 2018 compared to RO

84.31 million reported during the same period in 2017, an increase of

6.4 per cent.

The key highlights …

Oman LNG Boosts Safety and Hygienic Measures of livestock

Sur, Oman LNG signed an agreement to fund a

programme that combats Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF)

in Sur.

The agreement, in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture and

Fisheries, will boost the Ministry’s efforts to control the spread of the…

Information Minister Sponsors Chess Classic Championship for Clubs

Muscat, Salalah Club (A) won the first club chess classic championship organized by the Oman Chess Committee. The club of Mirbat came second and al Nahdha in the third place, at the end of the tournament under the patronage of …

Seminar to Highlight SMEs Readiness for Large Tenders Bids

Muscat, The Zubair Small Enterprises Center will organize a panel discussion next Tuesday on “Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Readiness for large Tenders”.

The session will focus on the readiness of SMEs to deal with bids in terms of solvency, …

Review of Banking, Monetary Developments, April 2018

Muscat, The banking sector in Oman continued to grow reasonably and met credit needs of all segments with special emphasis on the SME sector, supporting the economic activities including diversification initiatives.

The Central Bank of Oman (CBO) issued several regulatory …