Royal Decree ratifies 2017 State Budget

MUSCAT: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos has issued a Royal Decree No 1/2017 ratifying the State’s General Budget 2017, after being presented before the Council of Oman. Article 1 ratifies the State’s General Budget for fiscal year 2017 in accordance with the tables attached to this Decree. Article 2 instructs all ministries and government units to implement the provisions of this Decree, each within the scope of its prerogatives. Article 3 says that this decree shall be published in the Official Gazette and be enforced with effect from January 1, 2017. — ONA