added: "The fisheries sector initiatives are divided into subsectors: catch (traditional and commercial), aquaculture, processing products and growing exports.
'The cargo village concept brings all services under one roof to streamline the air-freight storage and warehousing, freight handling and forwarding, customs inspection services, shipping and repackaging, value enhancement and distribution apart from facilities for public and as well as the logistics businesses,' according to ISFU
at an official ceremony at the ISFU
head office in Muscat today by Dr.
When fully rolled out, the Al Sharqiyah Algae Farm will rank among the largest in the world, said ISFU
in a report on various initiatives and projects currently under implementation in support of Oman's economic diversification.
According to ISFU
, the Ministry of Finance had to develop a new privatisation plan through GOEs holding companies.
These projects include the Polymer Manufacturing plant, which started its actual production recently." The ISFU
pointed to Sebacic Oman, the world's largest bio-refinery which manufactures specialty chemicals from green vegetable (castor) oil as well as bio-nylons and polymers.
The five-year agreement confirming this commitment was signed at an official ceremony at the ISFU
head office in Muscat recently by Dr Khamis al Jabri, chairman, ISFU
and Raoul Restucci, managing director, PDO.
According to a report from the Implementation Support & Follow-up Unit (ISFU
), the four utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) based schemes are key to acceleration Oman's move away from gas-based electricity generation.
According to the annual report released by the Implementation, Support and Follow-up Unit (ISFU
), the government body that is overseeing the progress of the Tanfeedh objectives, there are five agricultural projects and 12 fisheries projects currently in the works.
Works on Osool Poultry project, touted as one of the largest poultry breeding projects in the Middle East, are progressing well and remaining tendering process for civil works are expected to be completed this year, according to the Implementation Support and Follow-up Unit (ISFU
) issued its 2018 annual report, which is the second since its