The second Omani-Yemeni Investment Facilitation Forum

Activities ended
Salalah - Oman April 13th, 2017

YBC chairman Mr. Fathi Abdualwase Hayel, Mr. Ahmed Jumaan the Assistant Secretary-General, Mr. Sami Sabeha the YBC's Board of Directors member in addition to some of YBC members participated on an Omani-Yemeni forum that started yesterday under the title of The second Omani-Yemeni Investment Facilitation Forum that kicked off at the Hilton Salalah Hotel on Wednesday. The two-day forum was organized by Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) in the Governorate of Dhofar under the patronage of Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan Al Busaidi, Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar. The forum included a presentation on the Omani investment, as well as honoring the participants from the Yemeni side and the contributors, sponsors of the forum's activities.

Worth mentioning that investors from Oman and Yemen were participating in the forum. In addition, participants had visit the Free Zone, the Industrial Zone and the Salalah Port.

The first session of the forum included a series of papers. The first deal with "Facilitation of Investment in Free Zones" presented by Eng. Essam bin Abdullah Al Najjar, Senior Manager of Business Development for Free Zones in Salalah. The second paper dealt with the types of facilities at the port of Salalah presented by Eng. Mohammed bin Oufait Al Mashani, Deputy CEO of Salalah Port.

The third paper reviewed the documents and procedures required for registration of companies subject to the foreign investment law presented by Madian bin Bashir Obaidun, Director of Commerce at the Directorate General of Commerce and Industry in the Governorate of Dhofar.

The fourth paper deal with the facilitation of investment in Al Mazyounah Free Zone, presented by Salah bin Nasser Al Alawi, Acting Director General of Al Mazyounah Free Zone.

The fifth paper deal with investment opportunities in Al Mazyounah Free Zone, presented by Dr. Salah Khalifa Al Jeri, Board Chairman of Golden Hala Company. 

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