Category: News

Key differentiators

Dr Gordon R Campbell, Managing Director, SPAR International shares his thoughts on the retail chain’s tie-up with Khimji Ramdas and the potential of the regional market. An OER interview.

The Case of the Missing Middle

As organised commercial activity emerges in an economy, it typically commences through small informal ‘units’ run by individuals, families or trade groups and catering to customers in the neighbourhood.

Customised Mobile Business Packs

Shahry Business Packs from Nawras are available in three convenient bundles, each one including voice minutes to any national number in Oman, text messages and mobile data, says Said Al Shanfari, Director, Business Marketing, Nawras in an interview with Oommen John P.

The Swiss Life

Sparkling rivers and world-renowned resorts, all nestled between majestic snow-capped mountains, makes Switzerland every travellers dream destination. Ghalib Abdullah Al Fori takes a look at what the incredible country has to offer.


Electricity Holding Group CEO, Omar Al Wahaibi talks to Mayank Singh and Muhammed Nafie about the objectives of the company’s ambitious five-year business strategy and its focus on sustainable development.

A Philanthropic Mission

The ninth edition of Nawras Goodwill Journey to be held in the month of Ramdan seeks to advance education and computer literacy amongst Omani women.

Focussed approach

Khalid al Suleimany, Managing Director, Nawa International has successfully made the transition from a professional manager to a successful entrepreneur .

With the Midas touch

From a very tender age, Abbas Al Lawati, Assistant Manager-IS, ABB, inculcated a bottom-top approach to life and profession

Oman-A Nation on the Move 2012 Edition Released

On the occasion of the 42nd National Day, United Press & Publishing has published the eighth edition of ‘Oman-A Nation on the Move’. The bilingual book published every year has been highlighting for the last eight years the developments made by the country in various socio-economic fields with a special focus on inclusive growth.

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