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Oman private sector salaries rise by 16 per cent

Salaries in the private sector recorded an increase during September 2015. The number of workers in the sector earning a basic salary of RO2,000 increased to 7,139 compared to 6,122 in December 2014 – a 16.6 per cent growth.

Intel security unveils new strategy to provide better protection

Intel Security unveiled its new corporate strategy aimed at enabling businesses around the globe to more aggressively and effectively defend against data breaches and targeted attacks. Through a more integrated and more open security system that unifies the key phases of the threat defense lifecycle…

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Almouj Marina leads eco initiative to transform litter to art

The award-winning environmentally-friendly Almouj Marina took part in the Daymaniyat Islands clean-up event, one of a series of ongoing eco-conscious activities. The important initiative, conducted in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs and the local green SME, Plasbin, attracted over 30 volunteers and aimed to rid the islands of litter and debris by transforming them to pieces of art.

Oman Projects Forum Day One
Oman turns to private sector to boost future growth

Oman will adjust to lower oil prices by using public private partnerships (PPP) and involving the private sector in a bid to boost economic growth, according to H.E. Dr. Ali Massoud Al Sunaidy, the Minister of Commerce & Industry, speaking at MEED’s Oman Projects Conference on 26 October.

Oman Air Holds An Extraordinary General Meeting

Oman Air Company (S.A.O.C.) held its Extraordinary General Meeting of the Shareholders on Sunday 25th October 2015 at Company Headquarters. The EGM was presided over by HE Maitha bint Saif Al Mahrouqia, the Deputy Chairperson of the Board of Oman Air and attended by Board Directors, shareholders and other stakeholders.