NCSI Consumer Confidence Survey ends today

MUSCAT: The first phase of the Consumer Confidence Survey 2017, undertaken by the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI), will continue till 16 March. The survey began on 7th March. According to NCSI officials, the survey aims at calculating the Consumer Confidence Index. The survey is conducted over telephone using both landline and mobile phones, and is designed to assess the degree of satisfaction among the citizens with the Sultanate’s current economic status as reflected by inflation, employment opportunities, investment climate, economic policies pursued by the government, and the cost of living, among others. — ONA