Omani central bank chief still committed to dollar peg

Hamood Sangour Al Zadjali at Central Bank of Oman

The Central Bank of Oman (CBO) remains "firmly committed" to its fixed peg with the US dollar, in place since 1986, the bank's executive president Hamood Sangour Al Zadjali says in an interview published in the February 2014 issue of Central Banking journal.

"The benefits of the fixed peg are substantial, given our economic structure and high degrees of openness in both current and capital accounts," Al Zadjali argues, adding that it "helps in promoting investment, growth and diversification of

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: