Oman Desert – One of the northern esoteric cities in the same area; Sahar city in Oman which is located in Oman country. The distance from Sohar to Muscat is two hundred and forty kilometers. One of the most important cities that plays an important role in copper production and export to other countries; is a desert city. The history of this city dates back to pre-Islamic times. Before Islam came to this city; It was considered the capital of Oman. One of the largest commercial ports in the region is the port of Sohar in Oman. From ancient times the people of this city to agriculture; we’re engaged in trade and fishing. If we want to name the most important industry of this port city; Silversmithing and blacksmithing are other things that people do. One of the souvenirs of this city is traditional sweets such as Muscat. Sohar halva is very tasty and sweet. Sohar tourist attractions with beautiful views and castles from the past; It has caused many tourists to see this city up close by traveling to Oman.
Tourist attractions and shopping malls of Sohar port
This port city has many ancient monuments. Sohar Castle is mentioned as one of the most famous castles in Oman. We suggest that you visit this fort if you travel to Oman. In the shopping centers of this city, all kinds of textile and branded clothes shops; Beautiful jewelry with high quality dazzles the eyes of every viewer. Muscat shops that sell delicious halva and Muscat with pistachio and saffron kernels. In some parts of the markets, beautiful copper and silver can be seen. Also shops with branded and original perfumes; Gifts and…. There is. There are cafes and restaurants with delicious food in the shopping malls. Oman trade and trade relations have been established in the Sahar Free Zone. In this way in all areas, including food products; medical; Handicrafts, and…. There is a possibility of progress.
Oman Sohar Port and attracting foreign investment – Oman Desert
Sahar is located in Oman and in less than 10 years has been able to attract about $ 25 billion in investment. The population of Oman is equivalent to 4.7 million people with a gross domestic product of 70 billion; But the question is, how has this country been able to be successful and capable of attracting foreign investment?
(Of course, this question can be asked for international projects and the process of attracting foreign investment in other neighboring countries such as Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, UAE, etc., because all these countries have so far attracted more foreign investment)
According to studies, the port and the Sohar Free Zone are a partnership between the Sultanate of Oman and the Port of Rotterdam (Netherlands); In very simple language, the Sultanate of Oman, with sufficient resources to invest and own 100 ports and free zones, has partnered with the largest and most successful port in the world. Global capital pays attention to the structure of participation and credit rating of project owners that the better the credit rating of the participants, the easier it is to attract foreign investment.
The free zone and the port of Sohar are not just a simple port or free zone like our free zones; Rather, it has an international definition and ambitious goals; “Sahar” complements the port chain (Port of Rotterdam) in the Netherlands, (Poroto Central) in Brazil and (Adani) in India, which means that it operates with the world’s largest emerging economies. Definitely, regardless of global chains. Value can not be expected to attract investors who invest in exactly this global master plan. The main slogan of the free zone and the port of Sohar is to become one of the fastest and largest ports in the world, which means choosing a global slogan, global management performance, and knowledge transfer. Management groups The largest and most advanced ports in Europe. Oman is one of the countries in the world that has increased its per capita income from $ 950 to $ 20,000 in the last 50 years. It is not available.
“Sahar” is one of the cities of the northern province of Batana in the Kingdom of Oman. This city is one of the important centers of the Batinah region and is located 240 km north of Muscat, the capital of Oman. The population of this city is 104,312 people. The city of Sohar in ancient times was one of the most important areas for copper production and export. This city was the capital of Oman before Islam and during the reign of kings Jaifar and Abd, the two sons of Al Jalandi. After Islam, Sahar lost its capital but remained the largest commercial port.
There are various antiquities in Sohar. The most prominent monument of this city is “Sohar Castle”, this castle is one of the most important castles in the inner region in terms of maintaining security in the past in Bath. The history of the construction of this castle dates back to the late thirteenth and early fourteenth century AD. The castle was rebuilt in 1980. The fort is located in the southern part of the city and was founded by the “rulers of Hormoz” during the reign of the kings of Bani Nabhan. Inside the castle, there is a tunnel with a length of 10 km and leads to the city of Barimi. There are several freshwater wells inside the castle. There is a tomb in the lower part of the castle, which is known as the “tomb of Thawini ibn Sa’id ibn Sultan”. There are also several large and small gorges in the desert whose water passes through the center of the city, the most famous of which are: “Wadi Hibi”, “Wadi Ahan”, “Wadi Al-Jazi”. In Sohar, there are tourist places and entertainment places, and some excellent hotels and resorts.