Sultanate Oman stops the recruitment of foreign workers in some sectors

A new decree issued today in the Sultanate of Oman, temporarily removing foreign workers in these sectors, this decision, which applies today to all concerned authorities in the Sultanate.

The Sultanate of Oman has issued a decision to temporarily stop the authorization of foreign labor in some sectors, which will take effect on Tuesday.

Hence, this came according to a decision published in the country's official gazette, issued by the Minister of Manpower of Oman Abdullah al-Bakri, to be effective from Tuesday.

Sultanate Oman stops the recruitment of foreign workers in some sectors

Also, Bakri decided to stop the permit for six months to bring the non-Omani workforce into private sector establishments engaged in construction and cleaning, without giving a reason.

He explained that the decision does not apply to establishments employing one hundred or more workers, and enterprises operating in the implementation of government projects.

Hence, the number of expatriate workers to Oman has dropped in recent months to less than two million, according to government statistics released last July. Local "raised".