Category: Special Reports



MAKING MORE OUT OF LESS

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) has budgeted an investment of $11bn in the next 10 years towards 16 new significant projects to develop over a billion barrels of oil.

BANKS NBFC ISLAMIC BANKS FOREIGN BANKS

HE Hamood Sangour Al-Zadjali, Executive President, Central Bank of Oman shares his views on the Sultanate’s banking industry in an exclusive interview to OER .

Riding on fundamentals

The OER-Gulf Baader Capital Markets survey of the Best Banks in Oman 2012 shows how ‏strong fundamentals and high hydrocarbon prices ensured a strong performance by the Sultanate’s banking sector in 2012 .

The addiction to competitiveness indicators

Placing too much emphasis on increasing international competitiveness ranking could lead to a misallocation of scarce resources that could have been used for the well-being of people.

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Jack Canfield comes to Muscat

America’s No 1 success coach Jack Canfield, the originator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, will be live in Muscat at a management seminar to be organised by NPA Events on April 2.

THE SMALL AND MEDIUM ENIGMA

The symposium on the development of small and medium enterprises, which proved to be a landmark event, reviewed the success stories of entrepreneurs in different sectors, suggested legislations and revised policies to create an environment conducive for the growth of SMEs.

Catching them young

Kids Read programme by British Council and HSBC Bank Oman seeks to change the perception of children, teachers and parents about reading and storytelling,