We, Qaboos bin Said, the Sultan of Oman
after perusal of the Basic Statute of the State promulgated by Royal Decree 101/96,
the Competition Protection and Monopoly Prevention Law promulgated by Royal Decree 67/2014,
and Royal Decree 2/2018 Establishing the Competition Protection and Monopoly Prevention Centre and Promulgating Its System,
and in pursuance of public interest,
have decreed as follows
The word “authority” in the Competition Protection and Monopoly Prevention Law is hereby replaced with the word “centre” wherever it occurs, as well as the definition of “Authority” in article 1 of this law with the following definition:
Centre: The Competition Protection and Monopoly Prevention Centre.
All that is contrary to this decree, or in conflict with its provisions, is hereby repealed.
This decree shall be published in the Official Gazette, and comes into force on the day following the date of its publication.
Issued on: 8 Safar 1440
Corresponding to: 17 October 2018
Qaboos bin Said
Sultan of Oman
Published in Official Gazette 1265 issued on 21 October 2018.