Muscat: Ministry of Tourism has been making unremitting efforts in developing the work environment and market in the tourism sector.
According to the minister's statement, to achieve target indicators, basic enablers will be provided for the comprehensive development plan, in coordination with all concerned parties. The investment program falls for the private sector and foreign investment, while the Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) represents a partner alongside the private sector to implement a number of projects during the upcoming years. It is said that they will achieve a qualitative addition and a promising leap for the tourism sector in the Sultanate.
The ministry is also making efforts in developing the sector by identifying the underlying challenges, in addition to organizing the mechanism of usufruct contracts for tourist lands, developing tourist destinations in accordance with financial and professional requirements and standards, and the requirements and needs of the labour market. Which will in a way lead to diversifying the tourism product, and enhancing the competitive quality of tourism services, in addition to establishing facilities for tourism services and guidance, in coordination with the concerned governorates and municipalities.