QBG Facilities Management (QBG FM), a Qurum Business Group company, has signed an agreement with Oman Arab Bank (OAB), to provide its Head Quarters in Muscat with its full suite of Integrated Facilities Management (IFM) solutions.
Oman Vision 2040 Main Committee discussed the challenges facing the Omani private sector, the national pillars of the vision, the demographic changes in the Sultanate and the needs for development up to 2040.
Construction work for building a new quay wall for the general and liquid cargo berth at the Salalah port will start on Monday.
Production of refined petroleum products in Oman grew 2.6 per cent to 70.7 million barrels for the first ten months of 2015, from 68.93 million barrels for the same period of last year.
A major expansion project of Sohar Industrial Estate aimed at building another 8.5 million square meters of industrial area with a capital expenditure of OMR20 million will be completed in the first quarter of 2017.
Port of Salalah triumphed with a score of 1475 points over two games to win the Environment Society of Oman’s (ESO) annual bowling competition.
The German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) is the first private university in the Sultanate to receive international re-accreditation for its Bachelor of Science programmes in Computer Science, Urban Planning and Architectural Design and Applied Geosciences and first accreditation for its Bachelor of Engineering degree programmes in Environmental Engineering, Process Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
For the fifth time Omani and international 6th semester students of the Department of Applied Geosciences at GUtech successfully participated in a geological field excursion to Spain recently.
In recognition of its role in spearheading the growth of Oman’s Islamic Finance industry, Bank Nizwa won the prestigious ‘Best Performing Islamic Bank in Oman’ award at the 2015 World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) held recently in Bahrain.