The 5th Arab Entrepreneurs Forum launched today at Salalah Millenium Resort under the patronage of Sheikh Khalid bin Omar Al Marhoon , Minister of Civil Service, under the title Investment and renewable energy. The forum is attended by H.E.Sheikh Ali bin Nasser AL Mahrooqi, The Secretary General of Majlis Al Shura and a number of officials and dignitaries, with participation of 20 speakers and a large number of participants and entrepreneurs. The three- day forum which is part of Salalah Tourism Festival 2019 (STF), is organized by Public Authority for small and medium enterprises development.

The event has a mix of Omani and international speakers in which 6 speakers are from Oman and 14 from GCC countries, Egypt, Jordan and Iraq. The event includes four Training workshops.

The forum aims at Developing carefully studied plans for developing, localizing, manufacturing and utilizing the renewable energy sources in Oman and Arab Countries. It also aims to Encourage the private sector to invest in the renewable energy industry through providing support and finance from companies, banks, and relevant financial funds.

Source: Ministry of Information Sultanate of Oman