Mr. S.Gopalan
Reem Batteries & Power Appliances Co., SAOC
Dr. Fawzi Al Kiyumi
GM-HR & Administration
Oman Cables Industry
Mr. Fathi Al Araimi
Policy & Industrial Relation Advisor
Oman LNG
Ms. Wafa Al Balushi
Port of Salalah

Dr. Khamis Said Al-Muniri
Ministry of Manpower

Industrial Relations Seminar



The steady growth in the national economy has expanded the productivity with noticeable growth of all sectors. The industrial sector is one of those who witnessed major changes in the number of employees and eventually the overall income of the companies and their productivity. Harmonious relationship between employer and employees is a necessity to insure industrial peace and higher productivity. This also leads to industrial relations between the employers. The two parties play a vital role in the overall progress of the industry and industrial democracy. Industrial relation seminar will shed the light on the current and best practices from the industry.


Main Themes to be discussed in the sessions:

  1. Employee Engagement & Practices
  2. Training & Development’ as well as ‘Employee Motivation’
  3. Industrial Disputes’ outlining research findings on Causes and Redressal mechanisms
  4. Productivity Vs Costs’ as well as on ‘Training & Development’.


Some points to be discussed in the Seminar

  1. Trade Unions- Pros & Cons and current  Status in Oman.
  2. Omani Labor Laws. Are they biased in favor of employees and if so do they act as a  deterrent towards employment generation?
  3. How is the government positioned in the area of Institutionalized dispute redressal mechanisms?
  4. What are the general constraints in Oman towards development of a healthy IR environment?
  5. What is the role of expatriate manpower in influencing the general IR situation in an organization? Both in favor and against a healthy work atmosphere?



To reserve seat, simply call us on 24155426 or you can register online by clicking on the following link: Click here


We look forward to hearing from you and to welcoming you at Industrial Relations  Seminar on Tuesday 20st of Aug, 2013 at Grand Hyatt Muscat (10am to 1pm).


To download presentations

  1. Effective Employees engagement practices updated.pdf
  2. Employee Engagement & Practices Presentation.pdf
  3. Industrial-Relations Presentation 20 Aug 2013.pdf


Industrial Relations upcoming workshop, scheduled on Sunday  22nd  of September, 10:00 am- 1:00pm at Grand Hyatt Muscat. The workshop will be moderated by Ms. Sue Tappin - IiP International Specialist & CEO Investors in People & International Quality Solutions