Plummeting oil prices will mean an imminent end to government financial support for Oman Air, the carrier’s annual staff conference in Muscat heard. The rapidly expanding national carrier has been heavily underwritten for many years by the nation’s government, which sees it as a tool to benefit the overall economy, notably by increasing inbound tourism. This financial support has enabled Oman Air to grow and raise awareness of Oman’s attractions as a leisure and business ...

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