BUSINESS NEWS

Galfar awarded 4-year, RO70mn PDO contract

Galfar awarded 4-year, RO70mn PDO contract
Muscat - 

Galfar Engineering and Contracting Co has been awarded the Qarn Alam off-plot mechanical contract by Petroleum Development Oman (PDO).

Harvard professor leads seminar on business leadership skills

Harvard professor leads seminar on business leadership skills
Muscat - 

The College of Banking and Financial Studies on Wednesday hosted a seminar titled 'Managing for Success', which was facilitated by Francesca Gino, professor of business administration in negotiation, organisations and marketing at Harvard Business School (HBS).

Oman plans to sell as much as $2bn of bonds

Dubai, UAE  - 

Oman, the largest Arab oil producer that’s not a member of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, plans to sell between US$1.5bn to US$2bn of bonds internationally in 2017 to plug a deficit caused by low crude prices.

Deploying smart grids can help Oman diversify its economy, says report

Deploying smart grids can help Oman diversify its economy, says report
Muscat - 

The utilities sector has historically under-invested in information technology, but an increasing number of utility companies in the MENA region are waking up to the benefits of smart technology – particularly smart grids, a Booz Allen Hamilton report has found. 

MSM30 index inches up amid weak activity

Muscat - 

The MSM30 index inched up a mere 0.03 per cent to close Wednesday’s session at 5,656.35.

Business Interview with Mohamed el Zawawy, Assistant General Manager, Alfardan Motors

Business Interview with Mohamed el Zawawy, Assistant General Manager, Alfardan Motors

Muscat - 

‘Maserati is in a strong position in Oman market’

OPWP floats advisory tender for electricity spot market

OPWP floats advisory tender for electricity spot market

Muscat - 

Oman Power and Water Procurement Co (OPWP) floated a tender for Market Management System (MMS) advisory service relating to the development of Oman’s electricity spot market. 

Bank Muscat wins JP Morgan elite award for error-free fund remittance

Bank Muscat wins JP Morgan elite award for error-free fund remittance

Muscat - 

Bank Muscat won a prestigious award from JP Morgan Bank in recognition of operational excellence in the field of dollar payments processing. 



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