TITLE

IMPACT OF THE WTO ON OMAN

AUTHOR(S)
Mathai, Shilpa
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Dec2000, Issue 307, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the impact of the World Trade Organization on Oman. Opportunity for Omani products to compete and enter different markets without difficulty; Need for Omani industries to innovate; Benefits for consumers of increasing bank efficiency.
ACCESSION #
3839277

 

Related Articles

  • OMAN: RISK SUMMARY.  // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Oct2011, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p12 

    The article presents a risk summary for Oman in terms of political, economic, and business environment which includes the increase of government spending, increase of banking sector confidence, and construction of a thermal power plant in Sur, Sharqiyah region of Oman.

  • In brief.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;3/26/1999, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p30 

    Reports on developments related to economic conditions in Oman as of March 26, 1999. Includes foreign banks working to arrange a loan for the port development in Sohar; Salalah Port Services as ahead of schedule to open its berths.

  • Oman.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/6/1999, Vol. 43 Issue 31, p21 

    Presents news items relating to commerce and economics in Oman as of August 6, 1999. Bidders for the turnkey supply of a 132-kV transmission line between Ghubrah and Madinat al-Sultan Qaboos; Oman Refinery Co.'s invitation for bidders to the financial consultancy services of a planned oil...

  • Outlook and Assumptions: Alternative Scenarios.  // Oman Country Monitor;Mar2012, p4 

    The article provides outlook and assumptions on alternative scenarios in Oman which involve costly concessions as a result of political turmoil, high lending standards of banks and security risk posed by nuclear crisis from military confrontation between Iran and the U.S.

  • Economic Growth: Recent Developments.  // Oman Country Monitor;Nov2011, p6 

    The article discusses economic growth and recent developments in the economy of Oman in 2011. It mentions increase in oil production to an average of 887,200 barrels per day (b/d) in the first quarter of 2011. It also states the 2.5% month-on-month (m/m) decline of the private-sector deposits in...

  • Oman Ekonomisinin Genel Özellikleri. ÖZTÜRKLER, Harun // Middle Eastern Analysis / Ortadogu Analiz;Nov2012, Vol. 4 Issue 47, p95 

    Oman's economy is based on production and export of energy resources, specifically oil and natural gas. When we exclude energy based industry, few industrial sectors of the economy include non-metallic mineral products, food production, and chemical products. In Oman public sector economic...

  • COMPETITION IN CHINA'S DOMESTIC BANKING INDUSTRY. Wong, Y. C. Richard; Wong, M. L. Sonia // CATO Journal;Spring/Summer2001, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p19 

    Examines the level and conditions of competition that have existed within the domestic banking industry in China since 1994. Historical background of the industry; Structural changes that have emerged in the industry; Impact of the nation's entry to the World Trade Organization.

  • Foreign Banking in China. Leung, Man-kwong // Business Horizons;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p3 

    Presents information on China's assent to the World Trade Organization which gives foreign banks growing opportunities to exploit the country's local currency markets. Facilitation of the growth of foreign trade and direct investment in China; Limited penetration of foreign banks in the...

  • Are foreign banks sure winners in post-WTO China? Leung, M.K.; Chan, Ricky Y.K. // Business Horizons;May/Jun2006, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p221 

    Abstract: Five years following China''s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO), foreign banks are scheduled to be granted full access to the country''s vast local currency in December 2006. The foreign banks'' competitive attributes, such as size and international banking experience,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics