Category: Opinion



LEADERS SPEAK
Benita Stafford-Smith1
You are your leadership brand

Your values are embedded in your activities, both online and offline, your expertise and experience, and in your communities Your brand is unique to you. It is the experiences and challenges that have shaped you. One of the best ways to communicate this is through story telling. People enjoy hearing stories and often remember them […]

LEADERS SPEAK
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Surging non-oil exports

A major recovery in energy prices indirectly helped the country to strengthen itsexport revenue. In addition, prices of several petrochemical products gained immensely from a rise in oil prices Oman´s economy is highly dependent on oil and gas exports which constitute 69 per cent of its total exports. However, over the years, there has been […]

Opinion
Fady Younes, Operations Director - East Region, Cisco Middle East
Intent Based Networks and Smart City Transformations

Built for digital business and Internet of Things, intentbased networks promise to transform public sector organizations struggling with legacy networks and looking for a stepping stone towards a much bigger picture, says Fady Younes, Operations Director – East Region, Cisco Middle East

LEADERS SPEAK
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Shifting Paradigms

OER HR & Finance Summit – 2018 would examine in detail the rise and responsibility of talent development in the days to come, says Venkatesh Palakkad, Principal Consultant & Business Head, RAB

Oil&Gas
Abdu Amir Al Ajmi
PDO evaluates potential gas discovery in Mabrouk field

Petroleum Development Oman’s (PDO) exploration team is in the process of evaluating a potentially exciting gas discovery in the Mabrouk area located in central Oman, according to a senior official of PDO. Abdul Amir bin Abdul Hussain al Ajmi, director of external affairs and in-country value at PDO said, “We will provide further details as […]

Oil&Gas
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Rumhy confident of deal to extend output cut this month

Mohammed bin Hamad Al Rumhy, Minister of Oil and Gas, said  that he was confident there would be an agreement among global oil producers later this month to extend output cuts. Oman’s current production is 968,000 barrels per day, and the country is abiding by its quota, he remarked on the sidelines of an energy […]

FROM THE PRINT EDITION
Ghalib Al Hosni
Engaging a multi-generational workforce

Employees of today need to believe in the company’s vision and feel connected to it. They need to find some purpose in the work they do The workplace of today constitutes an interesting mix of talent. Many companies today under a single roof have the more traditional Baby Boomers (1946 to 1964) and the Generation […]