Restructuring of the Council of Ministers in the Sultanate of Oman

The Sultan of Oman, Haitham bin Tariq, issued a series of decrees today, one of which called for the reform of the Council of Ministers under his leadership.

With the decree, Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said was appointed Deputy Prime Minister for Cabinet Affairs. The formation of ministers in the Sultanate also included the appointment of Shihab bin Tariq bin Taimur Al Said as Deputy Prime Minister for Defense Affairs, Dhi Yazan bin Haitham bin Tariq Al Said as Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, and Khalid bin Hilal bin Saud Al Busaidi as Minister of the Diwan of the Royal Court, while the Prime General was appointed Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Noamani, Minister of the Royal Office.

Hamoud bin Faisal Al Busaidi as Interior Minister, Badr bin Hamad Al Busaidi as Foreign Minister and Sultan Al Habsi as Finance Minister.

Madiha bint Ahmed bin Nasser al-Shaibaniya was appointed Minister of Education, Abdullah bin Muhammad bin Saeed Al-Saeedi Minister of Justice and Legal Affairs, Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Harassi as Minister of Information and Salem bin Muhammad bin Saeed Al -Mahrouqi as Minister of Heritage and Tourism.

Saud bin Hamoud bin Ahmed Al Habsi, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Wealth and Water Resources

Khalfan bin Saeed bin Mubarak Al Shaali, Minister of Housing and Urban Planning

Rahma bint Ibrahim Al Mahrouqi, Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Innovation

Saeed bin Hamoud Al-Maawali, Minister of Transport, Communications and Information Technologies

Saeed bin Mohammed Al-Saqri, Minister of Economy