- The list of restricted professions for foreign nationals reduced to 207 professions
The government of Oman reduced the list of restricted professions for foreign nationals on July 14, 2022. Restricted professions are reserved exclusively for Omani citizens. The restricted professions list now includes 207 professions.
What are the Changes?
On July 14, 2022, the government of Oman reduced the list of professions limited to Omani citizens. As a result, foreign nationals will have more extensive accessibility to job openings in Oman. According to the government announcement, these restrictions have been reduced to retain foreign nationals in sectors facing skills shortages.
Check the government of Oman’s website for the latest updates and information.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Ministry of Labor, Oman