Oman has a distinct history with a long tradition of entrepreneurship and international trade. Oman has untapped potential in many industries such as tourism, fisheries, logistics, mining, services and manufacturing and the Omani government actively encourages Muscat Gate foreign direct investment. Accordingly, the government offers a number of incentives and Free Zones that contribute to an accommodating investment environment.
This investment handbook is brought to you by Al Mouj Muscat and has been developed by Ithraa (Oman’s inward investment and export development agency) and KPMG in Oman. It provides a very high level summary of Oman’s economic and legal frameworks and highlights important factors which should be considered before investing in Oman.
The ninth five year plan (FYP9), covering 2016 to 2020, is the final component of Vision 2020.