Omani govt working on reducing debt: Sultan Haitham

Sultan Haitham Tariq al-Said. (File photo: AP)

Oman’s Sultan Haitham bin Tariq al-Said said on Sunday the government will work on reducing public debt and the fiscal deficit, as well as restructuring the public apparatus and companies.

In a televised speech, Haitham who assumed power in January, said the government would create a national framework to boost employment in the Gulf Arab state.

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