Wednesday, March 15, 2006

JICA Visits PEIE Head Office

Staff from the Japan International Co-operation Agency - pictured left - (
visited Knowledge Oasis Muscat on Sunday 12 March.
The four man team (Mr. Nakui Koji, Executive Technical Advisor to the Director General Economic Development Department; Mr. Shibuya Akir, Small & Medium Enterprise Team, Economic Development Department; Mr. Mitsuo Sato, Project Economists; and Mr. Yasuo Izumi, Advisor ICNet USA, Senior Consultant, Private & Financial Sector Development, Human Capital Development) discussed the Park's current and future development plans, its role in encouraging ICT uptake in the Sultanate as well as the importance of The Knowledge Mine, the KOM-based business incubator program.