Industry News


Selection of operator for Oman’s Khazaen dry port by Dec

5 September 2016

TAV to operate passenger lounge at Muscat Airport

5 September 2016

Ithraa meets UK officials, seeks investment in Oman

25 July 2016

Business at the Port of Salalah rises by 70 per cent

25 July 2016

Oman's logistics sector in focus at London event

23 July 2016

National Ferries Company service to Iranian ports from July 28

18 July 2016

Salalah Air plans charter service, flying club

18 July 2016

Another success for Oman Air at China cargo show

11 July 2016

Oman Air Goes Live with AMOS Software

3 July 2016

National Ferries Company to connect Bandar Abbas, Qeshm in Iran

27 June 2016

Oman signs deals with 3 ship classification societies

13 June 2016

METRANS EXPO wins at Oman Tech Awards

9 June 2016

Oman establishes holding firm to invest in logistics sector

8 June 2016

New logistics company established

8 June 2016

Ibtikar, Mwasalat get licences to operate taxi services in Muscat

8 June 2016

OAMC announces new ground handlers for Muscat, Salalah airports

8 June 2016

METRANS EXPO wins under Events category at Oman Tech Awards

7 June 2016

Oman plans Khasab-Dubai ferry lane trial after Ramadan

5 June 2016

Oman-Qatar bus unit, Chinese investment to enhance attractiveness of Duqm

4 June 2016

Orpic awards warehouse contract to Al Batina

1 June 2016

Oman Air inks joint venture for ground handling services

31 May 2016

Mobile app to book taxis in Oman

25 May 2016

Port of Salalah adds new main line services with MSC

25 May 2016

Top 20 goal for new Oman airports chief

24 May 2016

91 per cent work of Muscat International Airport complete

24 May 2016

World's biggest airliners can land at Muscat International Airport

23 May 2016

Presentation on train tracks in Dhofar

23 May 2016

China plans mega projects, including refinery, in Duqm

23 May 2016

Oman's Al Mazunah Free Zone signs 21 investment agreements

21 May 2016

Oman, Saudi Arabia sign minutes of agreement on regularising air transport rights

18 May 2016

Spain’s CLH plans €17mn investment in Oman oil logistics project this year

8 May 2016

Truck Oman subsidiary to build integrated logistics centre in Duqm

3 May 2016

Importance of Oman Rail project highlighted

3 May 2016

Slew of passenger satisfaction initiatives from Oman Airport Management Company

2 May 2016

$400m Ras Markaz terminal to help Oman to set up a global oil reserve hub

30 April 2016

Duqm’s industrial hub development on right track

19 April 2016

Oman, Tanzania look to connect ports for boosting economic ties

17 April 2016

Business Brief – Oman’s Sohar free zone plans to carry out a study

16 April 2016

Oman Air to expand its fleet

15 April 2016

Salalah port receives biggest vessel to call in Oman

11 April 2016

Mwasalat Tender-Supply of around 350 buses & coaches of various type

10 April 2016

Etihad Rail transports 5m tonnes of sulphur granules

9 April 2016

Oman's National Ferries Company registers big rise in cargo shipping

9 April 2016

Oman Air plans to establish ground handling joint venture

6 April 2016

OMR77m contract for roads, infrastructure signed for Duqm port

6 April 2016

Oman Shipping’s new feeder service to connect Jebel Ali by mid-April

2 April 2016

Oman Air, SATS form cargo handling JV

1 April 2016

Oman selects Lockheed’s solution for Muscat, Salalah airports

30 March 2016

Sohar Port builds on existing infrastructure to boost mining sector

26 March 2016

Licence to manage first dry port in Oman to be awarded within two months

26 March 2016

Oman airports eye global top 20 ranking in five years

23 March 2016

Gulf transport ministers to decide on railway timeframe

23 March 2016

Bayan system expands to more ports in Oman

13 March 2016

Oman Drydock Company set to convert a Greek VLOC ship

9 March 2016

Oman Shipping plans feeder service to Salalah, Duqm, Sohar and Jebel Ali

9 March 2016

Oman accident: Plans to make horror crash road safer in Ibri

7 March 2016

Sohar agro-terminal to help boost agricultural sector

7 March 2016

$170m agro-terminal taking shape at Sohar Port in Oman

Salalah port signs deal with Iran for boosting bilateral trade

6 March 2016

Drivers in Oman raise safety concern after Ibri crash

2 March 2016

The Causes for Traffic Accidents in Oman 2010-2014

2 March 2016

Oman’s first budget airline named ‘Salam Air’

1 March 2016

Overloaded trucks big threat on Oman roads

27 February 2016

First stage of Bidbid-Sur road project to be ready by 2016-end

27 February 2016

First Two Phases Of Duqm Airport Completed: PACA

27 February 2016

Oman equipped to maintain growth tempo: OBG report

23 February 2016

New projects to ease road traffic in Oman

23 February 2016

Iran interested in joint venture airline, aircraft leasing company with Oman

23 February 2016

Omantel, Oman Airports join hands for communications upgrade

23 February 2016

Simplifying customs’ procedures could boost Oman’s logistics potential, says IRU

23 February 2016

Duqm Port Begins Dry Bulk Export Operations

22 February 2016

Oman Air and Cargolux extend Indian freighter network to Mumbai

21 February 2016

AC bus stations, separate lane planned for Mwasalat in Oman

14 February 2016

New Muscat airport construction to be completed by 2016

14 February 2016

Duqm authority signs OMR55m deal for government berth infrastructure

10 February 2016

Visa-free ferry service from Khasab to Qeshm Island to be launched soon

1 February 2016

Oman gets high score on business climate index

1 February 2016

Oman tourism: Work on OMR250 million Ras Al Hadd project to start soon

30 January 2016

Better logistics infrastructure to boost trade

28 January 2016

Safety of ships visiting Oman, Arab ports vital for trade, say experts

25 January 2016

Sohar port unveils new truck appointment system

22 January 2016

Sohar Port handled 1m tonnes of cargo a week in 2015

22 January 2016

Sohar Freezone ’40 master-plan to be ready by mid-year

20 January 2016

Licence awarded for Oman’s first low-cost carrier

20 January 2016

Port of Duqm plans massive development in next 3 years

19 January 2016

Oman 4th in Arab region in Logistics Index 2016

19 January 2016

OMR500 million Muttrah port revamp

16 January 2016

Al Jifnain fuel storage project to be completed in 2017

16 January 2016

Plan unveiled for three new industrial estates in Oman

16 January 2016

Tenders floated for Oman’s largest fishery harbor

10 January 2016

Oman's National Ferries registers 121% increase in passenger numbers

10 January 2016

Port of Duqm plans feeder connectivity this year

3 January 2016

Freight corridor to boost Duqm port shipments

20 December 2015

Port of Salalah opens new general cargo and liquid bulk terminal

14 December 2015

Sohar industrial estate’s OMR20m expansion to be ready by 2017

14 December 2015

Oman’s air traffic to touch 24 million by 2034

12 December 2015

Sabla Dry Port construction to begin in 2016

24 November 2015

Municipality plans central monitoring of traffic movement to ease snarls

16 November 2015

Oman Logistics Strategy sees major spin-offs linked to 13 new industries

16 November 2015

New public transport plan to make commuting easier in Oman

12 November 2015

ONTC rebranded as Mwasalat

9 November 2015

Oman has 15 registered private jets

8 November 2015

Muscat airport plans to award projects worth OMR100m

7 November 2015

Port of Salalah sets new record in cargo handling

11 October 2015

Tenders invited for renovation of Muscat International Airport

28 September 2015

Projects in Oman on track to surpass last year's $14.8b

27 September 2015

OMR2.5b push to make Oman roads the best

18 September 2015

Oman Shipping to acquire 10 new vessels

15 September 2015

PQ offers for Oman Rail segments under evaluation

12 September 2015

Oman plans to double jobs in logistics

1 September 2015

Oman traffic: Is this the end of the road for parking woes in Muscat?

16 August 2015

Oman-Belgium economic ties set to grow

8 July 2015

Oman to spend Dh19bn to complete Duqm free zone infrastructure by 2020

26 May 2015