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Consultative Assembly elections take place today

Around 612,000 Omanis have been declared eligible to vote in today’s election for the Consultative Assembly or Majlis al-Shura. Voting will take place across 107 poling centres. There are 596 […]

IMF completes Article IV consultation with Oman

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed its Article IV consultation with Oman. The full press release as published on the IMF website is as follows; “IMF Executive Board Concludes […]

Sultan Qaboos clears 2014 Budget

Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said issued his first decree of the New Year yesterday when he published Royal Decree No 1/2014 ratifying the State General Budget for the fiscal […]

IMF welcomes Vision 2020 plan

The Omani economy continued to grow in 2012 largely on the back of high oil prices says the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in their Article IV consultation with Oman. “Directors […]

Salalah Free Zone wins major investments

The Salalah Free Zone in southern Omani province of Dhofar has attracted two major investors, one in vehicle assembly and the other in the manufacture of chocolate and other cocoa […]