Oman. During April’s Democratic Forum in Qatar’s capital Doha, Foreign Minister Yousef bin Alawi spoke with his Israeli counterpart Tzipi Livni. It was the first public meeting at such a high level between the countries.
During the year, Oman made several efforts to protect the country’s vulnerable nature. Among other things, they participated in a United Nations program that resulted in 100 million trees being planted around the world between July 15 and October 15.
In December, Oman and Libya agreed to start a jointly owned investment company with a focus on, among other things. finance, real estate, tourism and energy.
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According to Countryaah reports, the population of Oman in 2008 was 3,041,323, ranking number 136 in the world. The population growth rate was 3.910% yearly, and the population density was 9.8269 people per km2.