Internet penetration in 2022
Oman first in GCC to introduce e-Government and first to offer
National technical capabilities
Oman Vision 2040 calls for the enhancement of national technical capabilities, the construction of vital ICT infrastructure as well as the improvement of e-Government services. The government has prioritized the development of ICT and the sector is well positioned for growth. Indeed, focus on creating a smart society powered by smart IT infrastructure is driving significant investment.
Going forward, opportunities in Oman’s ICT sector will include, though not limited to: ICT training, 5G networks and the expansion of fiber networks, e-health, e-learning, cloud computing and data centres, disaster recovery services, cybersecurity, smart city initiatives, IoT, AI and blockchain.