A clear and well-established strategy for long-term economic growth, a pro-business environment, legal transparency and reputation for stability and security make the Sultanate of Oman a strong prospect for many international investment analysts.
10 Reasons to invest in Oman
At the centre of the east-west confluence joining markets in Europe, Asia and North America in addition to close proximity to Africa.
Political and Economic
Stability Political and economic stability has ensured policy consistency and a secure investment climate.
Signatory to WTO, GCC common market, GAFTA, FTAs with USA, Singapore, Iceland, Norway, Switzerland and Lichtenstein.
Capital and Profit Repatriation
No restriction on capital or profit repatriation, currency exchanges or dividend transfers.
Exemptions on import of plant, machinery and raw materials for five years from commencement of production.
Government focus on diversification, industry and privatisation to reduce reliance on hydrocarbon revenues.
Transparent Legal System
Investor-friendly legal environment.
100% foreign ownership in free zones and various sectors.*
No personal income tax, low income tax rates for companies and double taxation relief treaties available with many countries.
Modern infrastructure with world-class roads, airports, sea ports and freezones.