Job visa rule is not our prerogative: Ministry of Manpower
Muscat – The Ministry of Manpower (MoM) in an an exclusive statement to the Observer said that the issue related to employment visas (including the two-year ban) is not the prerogative of the Ministry of Manpower, but that of the competent authorities like the ROP. At the same time, the ministry said it is cooperating with various parties involved in in the matter to remove all obstacles that hinder employment and economic development of the country. The ministry is making all efforts to have policies or laws in line with the development plans of the country.
Royal Oman Police, too, clarified that that there have not been any changes in the current Article (11) of the Foreigners Residence Law and all rules are issued after discussing with the authorities concerned.