BUSINESS NEWS

Producer prices in Oman jump 27% in Q3 on higher cost of oil and gas

Muscat - 

Oman’s producer price index-based inflation rose 26.9 per cent in the third quarter of this year over the same period of last year, mainly driven by a surge in oil and gas prices.

Oman Oil, Orpic appoint Mahruqi as new group CEO

Oman Oil, Orpic appoint Mahruqi as new group CEO
Muscat - 

The board of directors of Oman Oil Co (OOC) and Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Co (Orpic) announced the appointment of Musab Abdullah al Mahruqi as the new group chief executive officer, effective December 2, 2018.

MSM announces new list of 30 companies approved for day trade

MSM announces new list of 30 companies approved for day trade
Muscat - 

The Muscat Securities Market (MSM) announced the new list of 30 companies approved for day trade.

Kempinski Hotel Muscat appoints Frederic Krueger as director of sales and marketing

Muscat - 

Kempinski Hotel Muscat has recently announced the appointment of Frederic Krueger as the director of sales and marketing as of October 2018, joining the property from his assignment as director of sales from Kempinski’s opening projects in Yangon and Singapore.

Omantel’s widest fibre optic network reaches Al Saadah in Salalah

Muscat - 

Omantel - the first operator to provide fibre optic services in the sultanate - continues to enhance customers’ digital experience with the latest roll out of its fibre optic network in Al Saadah area in Salalah, enabling residents an unprecedented digital experience with ultra-fast Internet speed, affordable prices and value added services.

Oman Hotels & Tourism Company receives ISO 9001:2015 certificate

Oman Hotels & Tourism Company receives ISO 9001:2015 certificate

Muscat - 

Oman Hotels & Tourism Company announced that it has received the International Accreditation Certificate ISO 9001:2015.

GlassPoint, Oxy Oman sign MoU to facilitate oil production in Oman

GlassPoint, Oxy Oman sign MoU to facilitate oil production in Oman

Muscat - 

GlassPoint Solar and Occidental Oman (Oxy Oman) announced on Tuesday that they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that could lead to a large solar thermal energy plant, exceeding 2GW, at the Mukhaizna oilfield in Oman.

Al Maha Petroleum to revamp its filling stations across Oman

Al Maha Petroleum to revamp its filling stations across Oman

Muscat - 

Al Maha Petroleum Products Marketing Company plans to revamp its filling stations across the country with a focus to improve retail sales experience for consumers along with traditional auto-fuel sales, and is also looking at expanding operations beyond the country’s borders.



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COLUMNS

Regulating social media influencers

The use of social media influencers for marketing campaigns is now a common practice in Oman by small and large businesses alike, and it is now more necessary than ever for the activities of these social media influencers to have some guidelines.