Onward and upward

Lancaster, Pat
November 1999
Middle East;Nov99, Issue 295, p23
Reports the globalization of business in Oman. Role of Sultan Qaboos bin Said in the social and economic development of Oman; Development of diversification and privatization programs; Opportunities offered to local and international investors; Dependence on the export of liquid natural gas.


Related Articles

  • Oman.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/4/1996, Vol. 40 Issue 40, p28 

    Reports on business developments in Oman for the week of October 4, 1996. Establishment of a hot briqueted iron plant by Halla Engineering and Construction; Identification of new copper and gold deposits in Muscat; Negotiation of Oman LNG for prospective buyers of liquefied natural gas.

  • THE BLUFFS. NEWBY, JOSH // Pensacola Magazine;Jan/Feb2016, p59 

    The article focuses on The Bluffs, a public-private partnership, which features a 25-year strategic plan to increase the industrial diversity and manufacturing in Escambia County, Florida.

  • DIVERSIFIED ECONOMY WINNING APPROVAL. Theunissen, Garth // Finweek;3/9/2006, p48 

    This article reports on current success being achieved by Oman in diversifying its economy. In 2005, the non-hydrocarbon sector expanded by six percent after a robust eight percent growth rate in 2004. The banking system in Oman is also strong, thanks to good supervision, sound lending practices...

  • Muscat gears up to meet demand. ROSCOE, ANDREW // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/24/2014, Vol. 58 Issue 43, p34 

    The article reports that Oman has marked its place in private developer market in Gulf countries. Topic include its independent power project (IPP), water pipeline installation projects, its rapidly increasing population, increasing electricity demand, renewable energy programmes, and economic...

  • Oman.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;1/17/1997, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p28 

    Reports on business developments in Oman. Includes Bank Muscat Al Ahli Al Omani's Muscat International Guaranteed Fund; Agreement between Oman and Iran to develop the shared offshore Hengam gas and condensate field; India's Hindustan Petroleum Co. to take over Oman Oil Co.'s share in a joint...

  • Oman records 11 per cent growth in visitor numbers.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;11/7/2014, Vol. 58 Issue 45, p27 

    The article reports on an increase in tourists to Oman for the month of September 2014, the proportion of tourists from Gulf Cooperation Countries (GCC) and Asian countries, and the development of tourism projects including a convention centre.

  • Pulte plans homes in Argentina as part of diversification strategy. Kosseff, Jeffrey // Crain's Detroit Business;01/15/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p4 

    Discloses Bloomfield Hills, Michigan-based builder Pulte Corp.'s plan to build a gated community in Argentina in 2001 as part of a diversification strategy. Company background; Strategy followed by the company in the United States and its international operations; Significance of its...

  • V&S International plans business expansion.  // Colourage;Jun2001, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p90 

    Reports that V&S International has decided to expand and diversify its business and incorporated a private limited concern V&S Texnits for dyeing and knitting the cotton fabrics in Udyog Gurgaon.

  • Nature and Extent of Diversification: A Comparative Study of MNCs and Domestic Companies in India. Mohindru, Aparna; Chander, Subhash // South Asian Journal of Management;Apr-Jun2007, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p60 

    This paper presents a comparative study of the nature and pattern of diversification of domestic and multinational companies (MNCs) in India during 1995-2004. Out of 252 companies selected from BT-500 "India's most valuable companies" published in Business Today, 208 companies are Indian...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics