Mohsin bin Khamis al Balushi, advisor to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, and commissioner basic of sultanate at Expo 2020 Dubai, signed the agreement on Wednesday with Firas bin Khamis bin Ahmed al Balushi, chief executive officer of Innovation Factory at its headquarters in Knowledge Oasis Muscat.
It was signed in the presence of H E Dr Ali bin Masoud bin Ali al Sunaidy, Minister of Commerce and Industry, and member of the Main Ministerial Committee concerned with overseeing sultanate’s preparations for the occasion.
Sultanate will participate in the crucial international occasion alongside regional and international organisations from 190 nations. It will be held from October 20, 2020 to April 10, 2021. The very first phase of the project contains solutions associated to preliminary design and style, improvement, production and supervision of the content material of the pavilion, proposal and installation of state-of-the-art multimedia and technologies facilities, and preparation of tender documents for building.
The second phase contains evaluation and evaluation of bids, supervision of the building, furnishing and equipping the pavilion, disposal of the waste, in addition to the complete management of the project. Balushi stated that the aim of the Main Ministerial Committee, chaired by H H Sayyid Haitham bin Tariq al Said, Minister of Heritage & Culture, is to seek, by means of the crucial international occasion, which was launched much more than 167 years ago, to give young Omani entrepreneurs and owners of specialised SMEs, a likelihood to be element and celebration to such occasion so as to permit them to obtain understanding and encounter in particular and high quality perform and solutions.
They can also advantage from direct and indirect company possibilities which will be created obtainable by means of participation in the expo in numerous elements each in the course of the preparation as nicely the operation stages.
The pavilion will also supply an chance for a quantity of tiny and medium-sized enterprises and craftsmen to supply their items and solutions to guests more than 173 days.
The Innovation Factory for Scientific Research and Development Company is a tiny and medium enterprise that aids inventors and innovators to implement their innovations utilizing sophisticated technologies. It was ranked very first in the Entrepreneurship Award as the very best tiny-enterprise in 2017.
The commissioner basic of the sultanate at Expo 2020 Dubai added that the primary theme of Expo 2020 Dubai is ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’. The sub-themes will be ‘Opportunity – Mobility – Sustainability’.
Information Source: Muscat Daily