Muscat, An Iranian business delegation visited
today the headquarters of the Public Establishment for Industrial
Estates (PEIE) at the Knowledge Oasis Muscat.
The delegation was briefed on the investment climate in the
Sultanate and the available opportunities in the various industrial
estates which pertain to PEIE in the different governorates of the
Sultanate. The delegates were also acquainted with the value adding
services offered by PEIE to investors.
The delegates were briefed on the vision of PEIE, which is to
enhance the Sultanate’s position as a leading regional centre of
manufacturing, ICT, innovation and entrepreneurship excellence, and
its mission in attracting industrial investments and providing continued
support, through regionally and globally competitive strategies, good
infrastructure, value adding services, and easy governmental
A brief on the technology arm of PEIE � the Knowledge Oasis
Muscat, was also given by PEIE officials. The Knowledge Oasis Muscat
acts as an ideal environment for the growth and prosperity of
companies specialised in the field of Information and Communication
Technology in Oman. Moreover, the objectives of PEIE’s investment
arm � Shumookh Investment and Services SAOC were highlighted.
Shumookh was established in 2010 to develop globally competitive
industrial infrastructure in the industrial estates of PEIE and create the
best environment for the growth of industries in Oman through the
attraction of strategic partnerships to invest and implementation of
diverse infrastructure development projects in the industrial estates
pertaining to PEIE.
The Iranian delegation was also briefed on Masar Investment
Window, which aims at completing license transactions in a fast and
effective manner within a relatively short period of time. Masar
endeavours at providing a flexible, easy and transparent interaction
between the business community and the government bodies, besides
providing a reliable and secure environment for the companies to
conduct day-to-day transactions with the concerned bodies.
Source: Oman News Agency