Central Bank of Oman
The CBO maintains monetary policy. Oman’s currency is the Rial – pegged to the USD.
Oman has commitments to digitization.
Digital Oman 2030 is described as part of the 4th Industrial Revolution.
Oman does use RTGS.
Internet usage is 92 percent.
There is no specific evidence that Oman is researching CBDCs.
“The pandemic has increased the demand for digital financial services and made the need to accelerated digital transformation and improved digital financial services a critical issue in economic policies in the Arab region.” CBO