Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Greg Young shares his views on Ooredoo’s future growth

Greg Young, CEO, Ooredoo Oman shares his views on the telecom major’s rebranding, future growth and what lies in store in the year ahead.
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Saudi Launches $23bn Riyadh Beautification Program

(Bloomberg) -- Saudi Arabia plans to pour 86 billion riyals ($23 billion) into beautifying its capital, Riyadh, with projects expected to create tens of thousands...
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Lufthansa ends Muscat operations from today

With effect from today, Lufthansa, the German airlines under the Lufthansa Group, has decided to stop flying to and from Oman, which according to the company sources, is part of optimising its portfolio and an effort to serve its customers across the region.
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Hyflux in Talks With Middle East’s Utico for S$400 Million Funds

(Bloomberg) -- Singapore’s Hyflux Ltd., the water and power company battling for survival, said it is in talks with Middle Eastern utility Utico FZC about...
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Saudi Arabia Plans Spate of Water Project Privatizations in 2019

Saudi Arabia plans to tender or award six water-related projects in 2019 as it pushes ahead with a privatization program that got off to...
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Saudi Arabia to Begin Building Homes in Futuristic City Neom

Saudi Arabia said it will start building the first residential area in a proposed $500 billion futuristic city that’s become a symbol of Crown...
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Saudi Crown Prince to Launch $425 Billion Infrastructure Plan

Saudi Arabia is seeking 1.6 trillion riyals ($425 billion) in investment by 2030 for infrastructure as well as energy, mining and other industrial projects,...
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A versatile businessman

Hassan bin Ali Salman, chairman of Al Hassan Group of Companies, who passed away on January 23, was a respected figure in Oman’s business world. A versatile entrepreneur, Hassan...
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Sohar-3 Power Plant to be operational in Q1 2019

Oman’s second largest power plant with a net capacity of 1,710 megawatts will be commissioned in the first quarter of 2019 The commercial operations of...
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Logistics giant Panalpina sets up office in Oman

Panalpina, an international freight forwarding and logistics company based in Switzerland, is soon planning to set foot in Oman with its office opening in...
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