Muscat: The Ministry of Tourism (MoT) has identified 22 locations for investing in the tourism sector. The locations include construction of a 20,000-square- metre tourist camp and a 15,000-square-metre tourist centre in Al Khoudh in the Muscat governorate.
In the Dhofar governorate, the MoT is offering three locations including a 5,000-square-metre skating and entertainment indoor resort to be constructed in the industrial zone in Salalah, 10,000-square-metre entertainment tourist centre for women and children in the wilayat of Mirbat and a 10,000-square-metre entertainment tourist centre in the wilayat of Thumrait, in addition to various projects in other governorates.
This move will help the small and medium enterprises in the tourism sector. The ministry requires potential investors to apply for one plot of land and priority will be accorded to citizens of governorates where the projects are coming up. Applications for the investment opportunities are being received since June 1, 2014.