The Omani Authority for Partnership for Development (OAPFD) was established pursuant to the promulgation of Royal Decree 9/2014 to manage and administer the Partnership for Development (PFD/Offset) program. The Objective of the Authority is to ensure that all units of the State Administrative Apparatus and the companies in which the Government share is more than 50% should apply the PFD program in all procurement contracts which exceed RO5,000,000 (Five Million Omani Rials) with foreign companies and with local companies where foreign content is involved. Application of the PFD
program will contribute in achieving the following objectives: -
A diverse and sustainable economy.
Enhancing military and security capabilities.
Human resource development & knowledge transfer.
Strengthening the private sector.