OCCI Specialized Seminars to Start Next Tuesday

Muscat, The first specialized seminars entitled “Value Added Tax (VAT): The Motives, Objectives and Potential Impacts on Economy and Development” organized by the Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) will begin next Tuesday, as part of the annual program …

Fiber Optics Service in Muscat to Reach 70 Percent by end of 2018

Muscat, Eng. Said bin Abdullah al-Manthri, CEO of Oman Broadband Company said that this year, Muscat will be covered by 70% of high-speed optical fibers.

In a statement to Oman News Agency (ONA), he added that the coverage in the …

Over 16K Establishments Covered by Social Insurance System till August 2018

Muscat, The number of active establishments covered by the social insurance system reached 16,542 at the end of August 2018.

The number of insured people in the private sector inside the Sultanate stood at 230,623 by the end of August. …

Islamic Banks in the Sultanate Witness Remarkable Growth, CBO Executive President Affirms

Muscat, Tahir bin Salim al-Amri, Executive President of the Central Bank of Oman (CBO) affirmed that the Islamic banks in the Sultanate have demonstrated their ability to put their mark in the Omani banking sector during the past six years.…

OMAN TO HOST MIDDLE EAST HEALTHCARE INSURANCE CONFERENCE

MUSCAT, Oman will host, this Monday, the 12th Middle East Health Insurance Conference, under the title: “Evolution Strategies to Make Compulsory Health Insurance Sustainable and Successful,” at the Sheraton Oman Hotel. The 2-day conference is organised by the Middle East …

The Sultanate to Host ESCAP Meeting on Tropical Cyclones Tomorrow

Muscat, The Sultanate, represented by the Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA) will host tomorrow ‘Sunday’ the forty-fifth session of the Joint Committee of World Metrological Organization (WMO) and Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) on …