September 18, 2008

‘Towards a Better Environment’ Guide Launched

According to Oman News: A guide on 'a better environment' in Arabic and English was launched at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry today. It aims to direct society on ideal methods of conserving the environment.During a press conference held at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry today, Eng. Ahmed bin Hassan al Dheeb, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry for Commerce and Industry said that the promoting the Omani product campaign was aimed at educating the society on the importance of protecting the environment against Carbo pollution by application of techniques that assist in reducing emissions. It also aimed at educating the society on the benefits gained for buying the Omani products. The Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (PEIE) which is in charge of 'Omani' campaign came up with a new idea that assist in conserving the environment on the one hand and familiarizing consumers with the necessity of buying the domestic product on the other, Eng. al Dheeb said. A number of establishments concerned with protection of environment had contributed significantly in preparing the guide that is targeting the housewives, he added. On his turn, Hilal bin Hamad al Hasni, (PEIE) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) said that the guide has been designed as a Pilot environmental Guide for Omanis and expatriates aimed at preserving the Omani environment against pollution.

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