EghtesadOnline: Underlining the importance Oman places on Iran as a trade partner, the management of Ithraa, Oman’s investment promotion and export development agency, hosted 50 Iranian business representatives to discuss investment opportunities in Oman’s fast growing economy.
EghtesadOnline: Iran signed an export financing agreement for tightening mutual business ties with Oman on the sidelines of the 17th round of Iran-Oman Economic Commission.
EghtesadOnline: A host of high-level officials of the Central Bank of Iran on Saturday met with a delegation from Oman led by its foreign minister to discuss ways of improving banking relations and linking the bank card switches of the two countries.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is working to curb its trade ties with the UAE, replacing its traditional hub for trade activities, Dubai, with Doha in Qatar and Muscat in Oman.
EghtesadOnline: Representatives from the Iran Communication Regulatory Authority and their Omani counterparts met over the weekend in Muscat to study possible measures to decrease cross-border disruptions in radio communications.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is ready to build the onshore stretch of a major gas pipeline project that would transfer natural gas from the Persian Gulf to Oman south of the Sea of Oman, the chief executive officer of the National Iranian Gas Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Director General of Kish Free Zone Organization Ebrahim Ansari Lari reviewed economic and banking cooperation with Omani officials.
EghtesadOnline: The director of the National Development Fund of Iran pledged the sovereign wealth fund’s support for companies exporting goods and technical and engineering services to Oman in a joint meeting with the head of the Iran-Oman Chamber of Commerce.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported close to 1.3 million tons of goods worth $374 million to Oman during the eight months to Nov. 21, Iran’s commercial attaché to Oman, Abbas Abdolkhani, said.
EghtesadOnline: Ithraa, Oman’s inward investment and export promotion agency, recently held a one-day workshop at the Public Authority for Civil Aviation Training Center, to explore the challenges Omani exporters face in doing business in Iran.