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Industry
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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.

Consumer Products
Oman records lowest inflation in Gulf region

Oman recorded the lowest inflation rate at 0.07 per cent in August among Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states. The highest inflation rate was recorded in the United Arab Emirates at 4.94 per cent in August, against the same period last year.

Industry
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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
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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.

Hospitality
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Masira Island Resort, the ultimate holiday destination

Masira Island Resort, managed by Dhiaffa a member of the OMRAN Group, is a well-kept secret in Oman. The resort is known for its wildlife and miles of isolated sandy beaches. It is also a popular destination for windsurfing and kite boarding, thanks to the favourable wind and sea conditions.

Manufacturing
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GCC should focus on increasing refining capacity

Over the past decade, many countries in the region have announced ambitious plans to increase their refining capacity. If implemented, these projects could turn the region into a leading hub for exports of refined products, competing not only in the crude market, but also in the more specialized products markets.