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Nov 19,2019

Khazaen Economic City (KEC) signs agreement to establish Khazaen dry port

Muscat, 17th November 2019 The dry port will be operated in partnership with Marafi, Khimji Ramdas and Al Madina Logistics Services (SAOC) HE Al Futaisi. Minister of Transport: “The dry port will reduce the total cost of outbound and inbound goods” KEC CEO Al Balushi: “The dry port project is a model of a real … Continue reading “Khazaen Economic City (KEC) signs agreement to establish Khazaen dry port”


Nov 04,2019

Khazaen Economic City attracts investment from National Fiber Glass Factory

Muscat, 16 October 2019 Khazaen Economic City (Khazaen), the master developer of the new 52 million sqm integrated economic project in Barka, has announced that Oman’s National Fiber Glass Factory (NFF) will build a new manufacturing plant in the city. NFF will invest over 1.5 million Omani Rials in the new fiber glass manufacturing facilities … Continue reading “Khazaen Economic City attracts investment from National Fiber Glass Factory”


Nov 04,2019

Khazaen signs MoU to train Omanis

Muscat, 23 Sep 2019 As part of the MoU, International Gulf Institute for Administration and Technology (IGI) will facilitate training programs to build local capacity for any investor in Khazaen Economic City. Alongside, Amazon for Environment and Sustainability LLC will work together with tenants to integrate the best environmental practices into their operations. “As a … Continue reading “Khazaen signs MoU to train Omanis”


Nov 04,2019

Khazaen Economic City announces first Omani SME investor

Muscat, 12, September 2019 Khazaen Economic City LLC (KEC), the master developer of the largest public-private partnership project in the Sultanate, has signed an agreement making Dar Al-Arkan Development Company LLC the first local tenant of the economic city. As part of the agreement, Dar Al-Arkan Development Company will establish a USD 3 million square … Continue reading “Khazaen Economic City announces first Omani SME investor”


Sep 04,2019

Khazaen awards contract for Oman’s new integrated economic city

Khazaen Economic City LLC, the master developer of the largest public-private-partnership project in Oman, has awarded the first construction package to Galfar Engineering & Contracting SAOG for RO 9.2 million. Galfar is expected to begin construction in October of this year, and will be responsible for developing 10 km of asphalt roads, a streetlight network, … Continue reading “Khazaen awards contract for Oman’s new integrated economic city”


Aug 05,2019

Khazaen detailed master plan announced

Muscat: Khazaen Economic City (KEC), the master developer of the new 52 million sqm integrated economic city in Barka, has announced the detailed master plan (DMP) of the new economic city. Khalid bin Awadh Al Balushi CEO of KEC hailed the support Khazaen is receiving from the ASYAD Group, and the rapid approval of the … Continue reading “Khazaen detailed master plan announced”


Aug 05,2019

Construction at Khazaen Economic City to begin soon

Muscat – Khazaen Economic City (KEC), the master developer of the proposed 52mn sqm integrated economic city in Barka, will soon announce the detailed master plan of the new city. Khazaen is the largest public private partnership (PPP) project in Oman so far. Khalid bin Awadh al Balushi, CEO of Khazaen Economic City said that … Continue reading “Construction at Khazaen Economic City to begin soon”


Oct 02,2018

Khazaen awards RO2.6mn consultancy contract to Atkins

MUSCAT – Khazaen Economic City L.L.C.(KEC), the master developer of the first integrated economic city in northern Oman, has appointed Atkins,a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group,as a lead consultant for Khazaen’s master planning, design and supervision work, for 2.6 million Omani Rials. Eng. Kalat G. Al Bulooshi, Chairman of KEC said that “We are delighted … Continue reading “Khazaen awards RO2.6mn consultancy contract to Atkins”


Aug 27,2018

Khazaen attracts more Omanis in top management positions

MUSCAT – The Economic City of Khazaen Co. (KEC) – the master developer of the first integrated economic city in the north of Oman- has appointed two senior Omani cadres with decades of experience in executive positions to lead the ambitious national project. Engineer Salim Al-Dhahli is appointed as General Manager for Projects and Engineering. … Continue reading “Khazaen attracts more Omanis in top management positions”