Nearly 500 expats were deported after a series of workplace inspections carried out in Al Dhahirah.
This was revealed by the Ministry of Manpower.
Officials said that the recent inspections led to the discovery of 625 employees who violated Omani regulations and that resulted in the deportation of 478 expat workers.
"The Directorate General of Manpower in Al Dhahirah has carried out a series of workplace investigations and inspections for private sector institutions and blue collar work sites to check their compliance with the labour law and if they were following health and safety regulations." – Ministry of Manpower