Monday, June 24, 2019

UAE has announced private sector holidays for Eid Al Fitr from...

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has announced that Eid Al Fitr holidays for the private sector will begin on Monday, June 3 (29 Ramadan)...
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Nadhira Al Harthy – The First Omani woman to scale Mt....

Nadhira al Harthy has become the first Omani woman to climb Mount Everest. She reached the summit at 8,848m (29,029ft) on May 23 at approximately...
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China Commits to Trade Talks Amid ‘Groundless’ Huawei Suspicions

(Bloomberg) - Beijing is committed to striking a trade deal with the U.S. but it’s ready to respond with more countermeasures, said Chinese envoy Cui...
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Oman’s Mining Sector: Catalyst for Economic Diversification

Oman's mining and quarrying sector grew by 16.4 per cent during the last year. Mining projects and initiatives with a value of over $2bn...
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Logistics sector to create 2,500 jobs for Omanis  

The Ministry of Transport and Communications has laid out its ambitious plans for 2019, aimed at developing the logistics sector as one of  the...
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Middle East’s first Sebacic refinery begins operations in Duqm  

Sebacic Oman Refinery, Middle East’s first refinery for producing Sebacic acid and the first industrial project at the heavy industries zone in the Special...
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With the Midas touch

Areej Mohsin Darwish, Chairperson of MHD Group, talks about her vision for the group and the company’s strategy to tackle new business challenges. Excerpts...
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In expansion mode

The stability of fuel prices, Muscat International Airport’s new terminal reaching its full potential and other airports in Oman being able to receive more...
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Protecting the brand for genuine consumers

Diversification of the economy is being hampered by restrictive labour and consumer practices and a lack of “can do” attitude to removing the grinding...
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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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