IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 09 Feb 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

On 9 February 2013, the Shura Council of Oman approved a measure reducing the employment of foreigners in the country. The number of foreign workers in Oman is to be reduced to 33 percent of the country's total population, although no timeframe was specified with respect to the full implementation.
 
Although no official source could be retrieved, major international newspapers have reported on this measure.

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