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Shell Oman launches #MyOman45 National Day Campaign

The Sultanate of Oman is gearing up to celebrate the 45th National Day, which will give the citizens and residents of the Sultanate an opportunity to express their pride and love for the nation and its great leader His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said.

Industry
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New plant at SOHAR Freezone plans to top official Omanisation targets

Dunes Industries held a VIP ceremony this week to celebrate the opening of its new hot-dip galvanizing plant at SOHAR Freezone. His Excellency Dr Ahmed Mohammed Salem Al Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications, was the guest of honour at the event, with a ribbon cutting ceremony to declare the state-of-the-art facility open for business after a 12-month development phase.

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Stage set for OER Finance Summit and top 20 awards 2015

The much awaited OER Finance Summit and Top 20 awards is all set to be held at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Muscat on October 20. Organised by Oman Economic Review (OER), the Sultanate’s premium business magazine, the Finance Summit, will bring together top CEO’s, CFO’s and financial leaders for an interactive discussion on ‘Managing finance in an uncertain business environment.’

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Mitsubishi Oman wins award for excellent sales growth

Mitsubishi Oman, represented by General Automotive Company (GAC) in Oman has been awarded for having achieved excellent sales growth for the fiscal year ended March 2015. This honour was conferred by the Japanese automobile giant – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) to General Automotive Company.

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Boeing celebrates delivery of Oman Air’s first 787 dreamliner

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is an all-new, super-efficient family of commercial airplanes that brings big-jet ranges and speed to the middle of the market. In response to airlines’ overwhelming preference, Boeing designed the 787 family with superior efficiency, which allows airlines to profitably open new routes to fly people directly where they’d like to go in exceptional comfort.

Industry
Tanzaniaport
Oman signs pact for Tanzania port project

Assigned by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Futaisi, Minister of Transport & Communications, participated yesterday in the signing ceremony of the agreement on construction and development of the Port of Bagamoyo in Tanzania.

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ADIPEC announces nominees for 2015 awards

ADIPEC (Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference) has announced the nominees for the prestigious ADIPEC Awards 2015. These awards honour achievement and accomplishment in the oil and gas industry. A total of 501 entries were received from over 240 companies, across 32 countries.

Entrepreneurship
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GE launches MEMakers Venture Program with Wamda

GE launches the MEMakers Venture Program with Wamda for eleven start-up ventures at its GE Ecomagination Innovation Center, which acts as an industrial incubator. This six-week program is part of the company’s strategic vision in the region to accelerate digital industrial entrepreneurship ecosystems across the Middle East and North Africa region.