Raya al Kharusi
Raya al Kharusi is a mother, grandmother, world affairs spectator and human resources consultant. She graduated with a Master of Arts degree from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London in 1971
I have always made sure that I do not miss any of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said’s speeches, not only because of their content but more so because of the aura, determination, clarity and advice that he imparts to his nationals.
Despite the many scholarships and training assignments made available to school-leavers by His Majesty the Sultan’s government, we must bear in mind that success is not the result of attainment of education but is the outcome of doing what you want and enjoy doing.
For the last twelve months I have been holding my breath every time, I came across an article or letter on Omanisation. What is Omanisation and what are the objectives? To Omanize numerically is not the target. It has to be effective and enduring.