Press Release

As part of the company’s 15-year anniversary, OMRAN Releases Second Edition of ‘Panorama’

27 July 2020

Muscat, 27 July 2020: OMRAN Group, the executive arm of the Sultanate for tourism development, recently released the second edition of its corporate seasonal publication ‘‘Panorama’’. The publication features the paramount role of OMRAN’s diverse assets and investments in stimulating the growth of tourism across various governorates, as well as its efforts in supporting the socio-economic development in the country. The launch of the second issue also commemorates OMRAN’s 15-year anniversary.

Taking centre stage in this issue’s cover is the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC), the iconic landmark developed by OMRAN Group in accordance with international standards. The cover story outlines the significant contribution of OCEC in promoting business tourism and economic diversification that is pursuant to the objectives of Oman Vision 2040 and the National Tourism Strategy.

The new summer edition of Panorama presents a number of features on Oman’s rich marine tourism experiences. The line-up of topics invites the readers to get closer to the various fascinating water experiences offered by ‘Marina Bandar Al Rowdha’, Oman Sail’s ‘See Oman’ centre and Atana Musandam’s Dive Centre. These tailored features cover the fun-filled activities and tours for the passionate travelers who wish to explore Oman’s scenic landscapes, azure beaches, and the remarkable underwater world.

In addition, Panorama’s sheds light on OMRAN Group’s latest hospitality assets that have recently made their debut on the Sultanate’s hotel scene; the ‘W Muscat’ and ‘JW Marriott Muscat’ in Madinat Al Irfan. The edition showcases the inspiration behind W Muscat’s unique brand and reveal the luxurious hospitality offerings at JW Marriot Muscat.

The publication also captures the spirit of the promising national workforce in OMRAN Group and underlines their vital role in supporting the development of the evolving tourism sector. It highlights how OMRAN has created a platform for these future hoteliers to further hone their skills and advance professionally.

“The second edition of Panorama is concurrent with OMRAN’s momentous 15-year anniversary celebration. The publication outlines the various assets of the company and efforts the group has exerted in enriching the tourism sector. Through this publication, we draw attention to the contributions of OMRAN’s assets that support the development of the tourism sector, in collaboration with our patners and stakeholders,” said Qais bin Zahir Al Hosni, VP Corporate and Government Affairs at OMRAN Group.

“Besides that, we recognise the significant milestones achieved by the group, particularly the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC) and the recently launched hospitality assets, such as W Muscat and JW Marriot. Through ‘Panorama’, OMRAN presents its high-end facilities and assets that attest the group’s role in fostering the tourism sector, uplifting capabilities of the sector and enhancing the tourism experiences provided to the local and international visitors” he added further.

‘Panorama’ encapsulates OMRAN’s diverse portfolio of developments, investments and hospitality assets across the country and its role in creating new lifestyle experiences in the tourism sector and the wider socio-economic impact of its projects and activities.

An interactive online version of the publication is available on OMRAN Group’s website at the media centre or through the following direct link: