Muscat, The Industry Committee of Oman
Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) held its first meeting this
year under the chair of Hussain bin Hatheeth al-Bat’hari, Chairman of
OCCI Branch in the Governorate of Dhofar.
The committee discussed its action plan for the current year, the
importance of benefiting from the investment opportunities in the
industrial sector and the challenges facing the sector, in addition to a
number of topics related to the sector.
During the meeting, a presentation was made on the services
provided by the Innovation Center, which aims at enabling innovation in
the industrial sector. The center was established in 2017 as part of the
initiative of the National Program for Enhancing Economic
The Innovation Center, in cooperation with the Ministry of Commerce
and Industry and the Public Establishment for Industrial Estates
(Madayn), focuses on four key programs: capacity building, the
creation of innovative companies, innovation in existing companies and
innovation in industrial sectors.
The meeting was attended by Qais bin Mohammed al-Yousef,
Chairman of OCCI Board of Directors, a number of members of the
Board of Directors and members of the Committee.
Source: Oman News Agency