Economic News

July 7, 2020

Shura discusses job losses in private sector

The Shura Council Office, on Tuesday, discussed the report by the Youth and Human Resources Committee on the layoffs of the national workforce in the private […]
July 1, 2020

Bonanza for companies, investors in Oman’s free zones

Muscat: To attract investors, the Sultanate’s Free Zones will offer 100 per cent foreign ownership and corporate tax holiday of up to 25 years. In addition, they […]
June 29, 2020

Omanisation: Ministry of Transport to take regulatory measures in delivery profession

Muscat: The Ministry of Transport has published a clarification on the Omanisation of the delivery profession in the Sultanate. A statement issued online by the Ministry […]
June 17, 2020

Over 40 tons of rotten apples destroyed in Oman

Muscat: More than 40 tons of apples, found unfit for consumption, were destroyed, the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries announced The ministry said in a statement: “Destruction […]