MDO sponsors mining course

MUSCAT: Minerals Development Oman (MDO), the nation’s mining investment flagship sponsored a course on Mining and Geology fundamentals for non-miners at the Grand Hormuz Hotel. This is in line with MDO’s objective of building and developing talent in Oman. The course was attended by representatives of Public Authority of Mining, State General Reserve Fund, TANMIA, Takamul Investment Company, Implementation Support and Follow up Unit (ISFU) and MDO.
The course has been specifically designed for non-miners working, investing, financing or associated with the mining industry who need to understand the key fundamentals about the mine cycle, from exploration through to mine closure.
Australian based company, Optiro conducted the two-day course. Optiro is an advisory services firm that provides strategic, independent advice to mining and exploration companies, their advisers and investors.