Business Brief: SMEs will create more jobs for Omanis

T TV Sunday 06/May/2018 11:14 AM
By: Times News Service

SMEs Job Creation
Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) are the best way to generate employment for Omanis in the future, given the projected population boom in the Sultanate, industry experts said.
Award Winning Projects
Oman emerged as one of the top countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council with the most number of award-winning projects, receiving five trophies in various categories.
National Life Rating
A.M. Best has upgraded the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to “bbb+” from “bbb” and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating to B++ (Good) of National Life and General Insurance Company.
Mandarin Oriental, Muscat
Eagle Hills, a private real estate investment and development company, has announced its entry into Oman with the launch of Mandarin Oriental, Muscat.
NBO Etihad Pact
The National Bank of Oman (NBO) signed a one-year partnership agreement with Etihad Airways giving the bank’s customers preferential rates on airfares to 35 destinations across all six continents.