Category: Special Reports



Down to the wire

Champion sailors, high speed catamarans, Olympic crew, adrenaline-fuelled races all came together for Act 2 of the Extreme Sailing Series in Muscat

Winners and losers in Asian equities

Political euphoria over Modi and Jokowi is expected to offset high inflation, dependence on offshore capital, systemic corruption, crony banking systems with bad debt time bombs.

Insta buzz

Muscat witnessed a first-of-its-kind event that revolved around Instagram as an important tool in many facets of life .

Competition Law in Oman

While competition law in Oman is not independently regulated, steps are being taken to enforce the provisions of unfair competition contained in various legislations .

Setting new records

Scott Newell and Sanjoli Singh emerged winners at the 2014 Club Champions of Muscat Hills Golf & Country Club .

Prudent policies

The OER-Gulf Baader Capital Markets survey of the Best Banks in Oman reflects the steady performance of the banking sector during financial year 2013. Mayank Singh reports.

A clarion call

Written with wit and wisdom, ‘Lean In’ brings back the feminist discourse centre stage with its rational incisiveness. An OER review.

Positive outlook for Oman in 2014

GBCM estimates that the economic growth in Oman will continue at steady pace during 2014 with project spending to remain strong along with higher Investment activities in economic zones, sea ports, airports and other industrial clusters. Gulf Baader Capital Markets (GBCM), a joint venture between Gulf Investment Services, an Omani investment holding company, and Baader […]

A clarion call

Written with wit and wisdom, ‘Lean In’ brings back the feminist discourse centre stage with its rational incisiveness. An OER review.