FROM ROCKS TO AGRICULTURE – THE INGENUITY OF THE OMANI AFLAJ SYSTEM

I can’t help but wonder what it must have been like in an inland Omani village, before tourists and resident expats arrived on weekend day trips, before all the comforts and amenities of modern society were available. At a time where some seem to think we can simply take whatever we want from the planet, … More FROM ROCKS TO AGRICULTURE – THE INGENUITY OF THE OMANI AFLAJ SYSTEM

OMAN: ENCOURAGE SMALL-SCALE INNOVATORS TO ACHIEVE LARGE-SCALE INNOVATIONS

Perhaps one of the most important tasks facing Oman in the coming years is building a more diverse economy. Oman is part of the GCC club of wealthy oil producing states, but known oil resources and the GDP alike are relatively low compared to other GCC states. Oman’s population is young, with a median age of 25.4, and … More OMAN: ENCOURAGE SMALL-SCALE INNOVATORS TO ACHIEVE LARGE-SCALE INNOVATIONS