Monday, June 24, 2019

OCTAL Announces $50 million investment in Oman

OCTAL has announced it will be investing a minimum of $50 million this year in its PET sheet business in Oman. The outlay will...
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Raysut Cement to upgrade clinker cooler for savings

Raysut Cement Company (RCC), Oman’s largest cement manufacturer is upgrading its clinker cooler technology to increase savings in its production. RCC has signed an agreement...
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Don’t let low-quality products flood aluminium market, says NAPCO CEO

Consumers should be protected from low-quality, low-cost foreign products which are flooding the local aluminium market, at the expense of good-quality, indigenous products, says...
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Leveraging innovative technology

Innovation through technology will enable the manufacturing sector to improve efficiency, augment revenue and reduce risk, says Nicholas P Barakat, CEO of Octal What are...
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Mubadrah to develop Rusayl Industrial City

Oman Investment and Development Holding Company (Mubadrah) will develop Rusayl Industrial City, the first industrial estate to be managed and operated according to the...
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Pact signed for RO75mn CPC plant in Sohar

Sohar Port and Freezone signed an agreement with Sanvira Industries Limited to set up a calcined petroleum coke (CPC) plant in the freezone area....
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Expanding polymer horizons globally

Through its polymer division, Orpic Oman is looking to double the company’s profit, create new business opportunities, generate significant employment and support the development...
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I, Human: Why New Blue-Collar Jobs Will Survive the Rise of...

It’s hiring day at Rolls Royce’s jet-engine plant near Petersburg, Virginia. Twelve candidates are divided into three teams and given the task of assembling...
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Annual industrial survey covers 963 orgnaisations

  The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI), represented by the Directorate General of Industry, reported that the percentage of businesses surveyed in the annual...
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Oman Refco moving towards indigenous self-sufficiency

Four years from now, Oman Refco would be indigenously manufacturing all its products here in Oman itself. As of now, more than 88 per...
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