• Indian team eyes key investment opportunities in Oman


    A high profile Indian delegation recently held discussions with senior officials of Oman-based Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (Madayn) in capital Muscat on the key investment opportunities available in its various industrial cities.

  • Bahrain launches $264m liquidity support fund


    Bahrain's government has announced the launch of a BD100 million ($264 million) Liquidity Support Fund in cooperation with the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the kingdom's Labour Fund (Tamkeen).

  • Experts discuss climate finance strategies at UN forum


    The World Green Economy Organization in cooperation with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change recently held a forum that discussed climate finance strategies for the implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions.

  • DCCI seminar puts spotlight on global economic trends


    Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a seminar which identified key economic trends set to reshape the global economy and trade landscape in 2020, as well as market opportunities offering the most potential for businesses in Dubai.

  • Wärtsila unit sells strategic stake to UK firm


    Finland-based Wärtsilä, a leading technology group, has announced the divestment of shares in Wärtsilä ELAC Nautik (ELAC Nautik) to Cohort, a UK-listed company, specialising in defence, security and related market sectors.

  • Oman's Mazoon Dairy partners with National Training Fund


    Oman-based Mazoon Dairy said it has signed an agreement with National Training Fund for provision of training and also employment opportunities to 100 Omani nationals across various sectors through its Qudarat programme.

  • UAE, Saudi salaries ‘likely to edge up in 2020’


    UAE salaries in the strategy sector are expected to grow by five per cent, a report said, adding that Saudi Arabia is likely to witness a three per cent salary increase on average across all sectors.

  • Oman to award key solar-diesel hybrid project contract


    Oman's Rural Areas Electricity Company (Tanweer) is set to award a contract for the development of 11 small-scale solar PV-diesel hybrid projects in the sultanate, which are being built on a build-own-operate-transfer (Boot) model, said a report.

  • Snapchat launches feature to call businesses


    Snapchat has launched ‘Swipe Up to Call’, a new feature exclusive to users in the Middle East, which will make it easier than ever before for customers to connect with businesses through the platform.

  • SentinelOne launches new cybersecurity research unit


    US-based SentinelOne, an autonomous endpoint protection company, has announced the launch of its research division which is mainly designed to identify new attack vectors and mitigate threats impacting businesses.

  • Nissan GT-R50 deliveries to kick off by 2020-end


    Nissan, a leading automotive manufacturer, has announced that its first customer model of GT-R50 by Italdesign will go on display at the Geneva Motor Show in March, before deliveries of the limited-edition car begin in late 2020.

  • Saudi transformer market ‘to decline in 5 years’


    Saudi Arabia’s power and distribution transformer market revenues are projected to decline at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 0.3 per cent during 2019-25, said 6Wrsearch in a new report.

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Indian team eyes key investment opportunities in Oman

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