Nepal Ambassador, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Nepal to the Sultanate of Oman Sarmila Parajuli Dhakal held a meeting with Minister of Oil and Gas of the Sultanate of the Oman Dr. Mohammed bin Hamad-Al-Rumhi on Sunday at latter’s office, according to a press note from the Nepali Embassy in Muscat.
Al-Rumhi welcomed envoy Sarmila Parajuli Dhakal and expressed happiness over the excellent state of bilateral relations between the two countries. Envoy Dhakal, on the occasion, thanked for the meeting and briefed about Nepal’s current socio-economic and political situation.
Both held the discussions on various means of cooperation on oil and gas, fertilizer and investment on energy sectors in near future. Dhakal also emphasized that Nepal can be a great market for Oman’s oil and gas. In response, minister Al-Rumhi expressed his desire to co-operate on the various sectors of oil, gas and hydropower sector.
The Ministry of Oil and Gas (MOG) is the governmental body in the Sultanate of Oman responsible for developing, regulating and implementing the government policy to sustain and develop the oil and gas sector in Oman; establish “Petroleum Agreements” with oil and gas companies and analyze the world market for oil and gas to guide marketing efforts of Oman’s crude oil.