Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs
May 8, 2012


Topic: Opportunities in Oman's Water Treatment Sector

Host: Ambassador to Oman Richard J. Schmierer

Special Guests: Hussain Hassan Ali Abdulhussain, CEO, Haya Water; Ms. Intisar Al Sulaimi, Process Engineer, Haya Water; Hydrologist, PDO

Date, time, time zone for call: Tuesday, May 8, 2012; 11:00 a.m. EDT / 7:00 p.m. (1900) Muscat

Brief description of call: This teleconference will focus on opportunities for U.S. firms in the water treatment sector in Oman. Participants will receive an overview of doing business under the U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement, as well as information on specific upcoming opportunities in municipal sewage treatment, desalinization plants, and oil extraction wastewater treatment. Participants will have the opportunity to pose questions directly to Ambassador Schmierer and senior decision-makers at municipal water treatment company Haya Water and state oil company Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) during the Q&A portion of the call.

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