full name: Sultanate of Oman Oman flag
capital city: Muscat
population: 3,286,936 (July 2015 est.)
official language: Arabic
business language: Arabic, English
major religion: Islam
intl.dialling code: +968
internet suffix: .om
time zone: UTC/GMT + 4 hours
currency: 1 rial = 1000 biaza
GDP - real growth rate: 2.9% (2014 est.)
GDP - per capita: $39,700 (2014 est.)
main export: oil
government: Monarchy
head of state & prime minister: Sultan and Prime Minister QABOOS bin Said Al-Said