Gulf Times - Oman
Qatar in new initiative to tap markets worth $2.1tn

Qatar in new initiative to tap markets worth $2.1tn

Qatar has embarked on a New Emerging Belt Initiative (NEBI) – a new economic corridor focusing Kuwait, Oman, India, Pakistan and Turkey with a combined economy of more than $2.1tn, as part of strategy to forge new alliances and connect businesses, while Iraq is expected to be included in the future.

HBKU signs pact with University of Nizwa in Oman

HBKU signs pact with University of Nizwa in Oman

Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) recently welcomed a delegation from the University of Nizwa, Oman, who toured its various colleges and research institutes before signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), outlining co-operation to promote research and training activities.

Mada Centre signs pact with Oman’s ITA

Mada Centre signs pact with Oman’s ITA

Qatar’s Mada Assistive Technology Centre and Oman’s Information Technology Authority (ITA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance co-operation on digital innovation solutions.

QU students head to Oman internship

QU students head to Oman internship

The Department of Human Nutrition at the College of Health Sciences, Qatar University (QU) sent six of its female students to complete a student internship programme ...

Qatar, Oman arbitration centres review co-operation ties

Qatar, Oman arbitration centres review co-operation ties

Qatar Chamber hosted on Sunday an Omani delegation representing the Oman Centre for Commercial Arbitration to discuss co-operation ties with the Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry ...

Cruise ship Grand Ferry's maiden voyage to Oman, Kuwait soon

Cruise ship Grand Ferry's maiden voyage to Oman, Kuwait soon

MV Grand Ferry, a roll-on/roll-off luxury cruise ship which can carry more than 870 passengers and a large number of vehicles, is set to launch its first voyage from Qatar to Oman and Kuwait soon, it was announced.

Hassad invests 20% in Oman's Global Seafood Company

Hassad invests 20% in Oman's Global Seafood Company

Hassad, Qatar’s premier investor in the food sector, is investing 20% in downstream seafood sector 'Global Seafood Company' in Oman.

Oman offers Qatari businesses investment opportunities in agri sector

Oman offers Qatari businesses investment opportunities in agri sector

Qatari businessmen have been encouraged to explore and take advantage of investment opportunities in Oman’s agriculture sector, the co-chair of the Qatari-Omani Business Council has said.

Qatar-Oman trade exchange posts 101% growth, says al-Kuwari

Qatar-Oman trade exchange posts 101% growth, says al-Kuwari

Trade exchange between Qatar and Oman has reached QR4.1bn, registering a 101% growth, according to HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari, who lauded both countries’ robust ties in the investment and trade sectors.

UN plane to evacuate wounded Yemen rebels ahead of peace talks

UN plane to evacuate wounded Yemen rebels ahead of peace talks

Wounded Yemeni rebels arrived at Sanaa airport to be flown to Oman for treatment in a 'confidence-building' measure Monday, as the UN envoy returned seeking to push ahead with planned peace talks.

‘Made in Qatar’ Oman edition kicks off in Muscat on Monday

‘Made in Qatar’ Oman edition kicks off in Muscat on Monday

Two top Qatari and Omani officials will lead on Monday’s (December 3) opening ceremony of the ‘Made in Qatar’ 2018, a four-day event being held at the Oman Conference & Exhibition Centre in Muscat ...

WISH signs MoU with Oman’s Sultan Qaboos University

WISH signs MoU with Oman’s Sultan Qaboos University

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation, and Sultan Qaboos University in Oman have signed a Memorandum of Understanding ...