Oman’s New Mining Regulations (02/19/2020)
Date(s) - 02/19/2020
The National U.S. Arab Chamber of Commerce
U.S. Department of State
Topic: Oman’s New Mining Regulations
Host: Deputy Chief of Mission Stephanie Hallett
Date and Time: Wednesday, February 19, 9 a.m. EST (6 p.m. local)
Brief Description of Call: Government officials and private sector stakeholders will shed light on the new mining law, Oman’s mining strategy and opportunities for U.S. companies.
Please register by Monday, February 17, 2020, by clicking here.
– Dr. Salim Al Mahrouqi, Director General of
Investment Affairs at the Public Authority for Mining
– Mr. Nasser Al Maqbali, CEO of Minerals Development Oman
– Mr. Azzan Al-Busaidi, CEO of Ithraa
Oman is rich in natural resources with large deposits of metals and industrial minerals waiting to be unearthed. Oman’s mining industry is still developing and a long-awaited mining law came into effect in early 2019.