Orpic (Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company) had named Tecnimont, JV GS Engineering & Construction Corp. / Mitsui & Co. Ltd and Punj Loyd as the preferred bidders for three of four packages for its Liwa Plastics Industries Complex (LPIC) project.
Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) today (20 October) staged a workshop for Omani small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to raise their awareness of how they can do business with the Company.
In its annual search for the world’s best free zones, the jury from fDi Magazine, part of the UK’s Financial Times group, has awarded Oman’s SOHAR Freezone in two ‘2015 Free Zone of the Year’ categories: with one commendation for ‘Ease of Access’ and another for ‘Infrastructure Improvements’.
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.
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.
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.’
In a truly unique achievement for the United Power Company (UPC), the company recently announced that their Manah Power Plant located near Nizwa has successfully completed over 7,000 Loss Time Incident (LTI) free days.
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.
Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, in step with its ‘Let’s Do More’ vision and commitment to partnership in women empowerment initiatives, celebrated the Omani Women’s Day with a series of activities.