Oman's government is setting up
the Oman Investment Authority to own and manage most sovereign
wealth fund and finance ministry assets, state TV reported on
Thursday, citing a decree from the sultanate's ruler.
Employee union Unite has called
on finance firms to do more to protect call centre staff after a
survey of almost 3,000 employees exposed widespread fears about
catching COVID-19 in workplaces where social distancing measures
were falling short.