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Expats in Oman sending less money home

That means the economy in Oman is getting more expensive while the wages are stagnant. Couple that with the lack of jobs in the country similar like any other GCC country, I won't be surprised that someday Oman will follow Kuwait to limit the number of expat workers in the country.

 

Expats can now request unlimited sick leave

Really! What's the odds that people will misuse this regulations and then claimed sick leave with faked medical report?

I can understand that they want to treat expat and regular or local government employee the same, but this is also a loophole for locals to become lazier to work. And we know how public service employee do it all over the

 

Allow expats to own houses in Oman: Majlis Al Shura

Why I got a feeling that this could be another act of desperation since the price of oil dropped to be below average?

Lots of countries especially in the middle east are fooling around with expats to the point that several wants to kick them out completely and the other are giving more benefit just to stimulate the economy and reduce their

Gulf Expats Feeling The Pinch As Jobs Face The Axe

Aha! And now, the region that filled with richness must succumb to greed and taxes imposed by the government.

It's interesting that housing market only want 1 year contract while they can make more money by going month to month and charge extra... if they want to like the one in the US apartment

Oman expats: Remittances to India dip post note scrapping

The dip is not because it's hard to send, but because it's hard to cash the money back to paper Rupees back home.

And if I were them, I convert it to bitcoin and keep it safe and when the price goes up, you could convert it back to Rupees after the money crisis is slightly calmed

 

Colorful Oman

During my 3 days stay in Oman, I was able to explore a little of its northern countryside, in the areas of Hatta, Sohar and Buraimi. Aside from fishing, which is what Oman is known for (sharing it on a separate article), the country is also known for the Al Hajar Mountains which it shares with the United Arab Emirates. The Al Hajar Mountains

 

Expat workers in Oman forced to give up gratuity for NOC

Typical company BS to avoid paying severance package to employee that being laid off, demoted or leaving with good records.

This is not only occurs in Oman, but the western country such as US as well. The only thing different, in Oman, those expats that primarily are coming from low income family back in their home country doesn't have a

 

Road accidents dip 37% in Oman

Everything you could possibly want to know about traffic accidents in Oman. Though, I'm not sure what conclusions you can draw from this data, or how it will help you be a safer

 

Expats arrested for selling rotten meat in Oman

Now! That's a great reason to become a

 

Spotlight on expat property purchase laws in Oman

A short article, which concludes with a very good point:

He continued: "Oman is safe, but investors with big money want to see a clear framework of buying, responsibilities, and obligations which has not yet done."

In many places, Foreigner can't buy property. That often results in complicated schemes to bypass

 

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