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News
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Numbers add up for Oman’s tourism sector

The government has identified tourism as a sector with strong growth potential and a key source of jobs for Omani nationals, while a steady increase in arrival numbers is demonstrating growth in Oman’s tourism industry, according to a new report from the country’s National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI).

ECONOMY
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Oman’s inflation falls in second quarter

Oman’s inflation of the producer price index (PPI) declined by 13.9 per cent in the second quarter of 2015 compared to the same quarter last year, according to data released by National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI).

Energy
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BP board visit demonstrates commitment to Khazzan project

A BP board-level committee has visited BP Oman and the Khazzan field to review safety, ethics and environmental performance, demonstrating the company’s ongoing commitment to the Sultanate despite the challenges currently facing the oil and gas industry.

Industry
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e-Tendering national project urges government entities to join

The Information Technology Authority (ITA) organized an Interactive Workshop for the National eTendering Project as part of the Authority’s ongoing eTransformation Plan. The main objective for the meet is to interact with government entities which are not yet part of the system, address their concerns and challenges, and take forward the implementation of the eTendering system in their respective ministries.