MUSCAT – His Excellency Salim bin Mohammed al-Mahrouqi, Minister of Heritage and Tourism officially inaugurated the much-anticipated Food and Hospitality Oman (FHO) event today at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre in Hall Number 4, amidst several distinguished delegates from different ministries, industry experts, and senior executives from leading corporate companies.
The three-day event, which will run until September 28, 2022, is one of the largest international trade exhibitions in the Sultanate and is running from 10 am to 7 pm every day. In addition, an exclusive workshop is also being held from 10:30 am to 6:00 pm on the same dates.
The exhibition which has registered the participation of more than 150 local and international companies from over 10 countries, has also garnered the attention of industry enthusiasts, professionals in different hospitality sectors, and food aficionados, and is expecting a footfall of over 5000 visitors over the course of three days.
Organised by CONNECT (Oman Exhibitions Organizing Company LLC), FHO is held under the patronage of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Wealth and Water Resources and is hosted by the Oman Food Investment Holding Company (Nitaj). The main sponsors of the event include Nakheel Oman Development Company, Oman Flour Mills Co. SAOG, and Mazoon Dairy along with keen support from the Muscat Municipality and the Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (Madayn). Acting as the Food and Technology Sponsor is Foodics, while the National Hospitality Institute (NHI) is participating as the Hospitality Partner and the Oman Tourism College is on board as the Registration Sponsor. Co-located at the exhibition is the FHO Workshop, which is accredited by CPD certification.
The event is free to attend and open to all. For more information, visit https://foodandhospitalityoman.com/home