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Oman , Wednesday 21 February 2018

News Oman: Oman Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Oil Price Drop Forces Government to Look to Boost Revenue

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/prnewswire/press_releases/New_York/2018/02/21/SP19800
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p03810728 Summary "Oman Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Oil Price Drop Forces Government to Look to Boost Revenue", presents the essential information ...

News Oman: Oman's Golden Group lists 50 mln rials debut sukuk

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/golden-group-sukuk/omans-golden-group-lists-50-mln-rials-debut-sukuk-idUSL8N1QB04P
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

SYDNEY, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Omani conglomerate Golden Group has listed its first sale of Islamic bonds, or sukuk, raising 50 million rials ($130 million) via a 5-year deal, according to an exchange filing. The company set up a 200 million rials sukuk ...

News Oman: Temporary ban on hiring expats in the Oman private sector

News channel or source: https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/temporary-ban-on-hiring-expats-in-the-13923/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

On 28 January 2018 the Ministry of Manpower issued Ministerial Decision 38/2018 (the MD), implementing a six-month-long ban on the issuance of work permits for non-Omani individuals in 87 job categories in the private sector. The MD came into force on 29 ...

News Oman: Oman, stage 5: Astana dominant, as Lopez takes stage and Lutsenko leads GC

News channel or source: http://www.velonews.com/2018/02/race-report/oman-stage-5-astana-dominant-lopez-takes-stage-lutsenko-leads-gc_457373
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Columbian Miguel Ángel Lópezo (Astana) powered to victory on stage five of the Tour of Oman on Saturday atop Green Mountain, as his teammate Alexey Lutsenko took the lead in the overall standings. Spaniard Jesus Herrada (Cofidis) finished third on the ...

News Oman: Mars on Earth: Simulation tests in remote desert of Oman

News channel or source: https://www.newsday.com/news/world/mars-oman-field-test-1.16650449
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

DHOFAR DESERT, Oman - Two scientists in spacesuits, stark white against the auburn terrain of desolate plains and dunes, test a geo-radar built to map Mars by dragging the flat box across the rocky sand. When the geo-radar stops working, the two walk back ...

News Oman: Luiten takes title at inaugural Oman Open

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/luiten-takes-title-inaugural-oman-202500613.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

MUSCAT, Oman - Joost Luiten of the Netherlands won the inaugural Oman Open on Sunday to break a title drought of nearly 17 months. The 32-year-old Dutchman shot a 4-under 68 to finish on 16-under 272, two shots ahead of his friend, England's Chris Wood (69).

News Oman: Oman Open winner Joost Luiten rides experience in final round

News channel or source: http://golfweek.com/2018/02/18/oman-open-winner-luiten-turns-on-juice-in-final-round/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Joost Luiten’s pedigree paid off in the end. Luiten, a Dutchman, called on the experience of five European Tour victories to win the inaugural $1.75 million NBO Oman Open. Tied for the lead on 12 under with England’s Matthew Southgate and Julien ...

News Oman: Bahwan CyberTek Joins Hand With Sultan Qaboos University to Build a Center of Excellence in Oman for Advanced Analytics in Renewable Energy

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/bahwan-cybertek-joins-hand-sultan-071600973.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Collaboration brings together a powerful combination of research, rich industry and technology experience, projects, utility scale adoption and next-gen talent pool to drive digital transformation in the renewable energy domain Bahwan CyberTek and the ...

News Oman: OMAN DATA: January crude oil exports edge up 2% to 808,535 b/d

News channel or source: http://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/oman-data-january-crude-oil-exports-edge-up-2-to-808535-b-d/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Oman’s crude oil exports edged up 1.9% to 808,535 b/d in January, compared to 793,483 b/d in December, the ministry of oil and gas said Sunday. The exports of Oman crude totaled 25.065 million barrels, the ministry said in a statement, all to only three ...

News Oman: Joost Luiten wins inaugural Oman Open

News channel or source: http://www.golf.com/tour-news/2018/02/18/joost-luiten-wins-inaugural-oman-open
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

MUSCAT, Oman (AP) — Joost Luiten of the Netherlands won the inaugural Oman Open on Sunday to break a title drought of nearly 17 months. The 32-year-old Dutchman shot a 4-under 68 to finish on 16-under 272, two shots ahead of his friend, England's Chris ...