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World Aluminium

Through the International Aluminium Institute, the aluminium industry aims to promote a wider understanding of its activities and demonstrate both its responsibility in producing the metal and the potential benefits to be realised through their use in sustainable applications and through recycling. Aluminium producing companies are eligible for IAI membership, which brings benefits including access to performance benchmarking data and industry trend modelling as well as the opportunity to lead and engage in global industry initiatives on issues of common interest. The work of the IAI is overseen by its Board of Directors, with each member company having a representative at senior management level, usually chairman or CEO. The Board of Directors meets twice a year, with all members entitled to vote and to be represented at the Annual General Meeting.


The Gulf Aluminium Council

The GAC is a coordinating body that represents, promotes and protects the interests of the aluminium industry within the Gulf. The council’s main objectives are to provide a forum to develop strategies for common issues and concerns facing the aluminium industry in the region, and to share best practices to improve the efficiency of the industry.
The GAC supports the successful growth of the aluminium industry in the GCC by enhancing the working environment in the industry through the adoption of highest safety work practices, commitment to protecting the environment and safeguarding the health and well-being of its employees and communities. Through the council, GAC members continually explore opportunities for synergy between their operations this will further improve the region’s international competitiveness.

Royal Opera House Muscat

Royal Opera House Muscat is the leading arts and culture destination in the Sultanate of Oman. Since opening the doors of its iconic building in 2011, Royal Opera House Muscat has showcased rich and diverse performances of opera, ballet, Arabic music, family shows, and more from Oman, the wider region, and the world. It also stages original productions, in partnership with leading international talent. Some of the world's most distinguished performers have graced its stage, including Placido Domingo, Andrea Bocelli, Renée Fleming, the Marinsky Ballet, Yo-Yo Ma, Wynton Marsalis, and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Situated in the heart of the capital city of Muscat, the Royal Opera House fosters regional and international cultural vitality, through its rich program of multi-disciplinary collaboration and exchange.

Oman Air

Oman Air is the flagship carrier of the Sultanate of Oman and an Official 4 Star Airline (Skytrax 2011). Founded in 1993, the airline has since witnessed massive growth and has played a major role in making Muscat an important traffic hub in the Middle East, supporting the commercial, industrial and tourism sectors. The airline currently operates direct international flights from Muscat to Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Madina, Tehran, Mashhad, Najaf, and Kuwait, in the Gulf region, as well as Cairo, and Amman within the wider Middle East/Africa region.



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