The State General Budget for the Financial Year 2015

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Field Value
Extractive Sector Oil and Gas
Country Oman
Year 2015
Natural Resource Charter Precept Precept 5: Local Effects, Precept 7: Revenue Distribution, Precept 8: Revenue Volatility, Precept 9: Government Spending
Document Type Report
RGI Sub-component Open data
RGI Questions 2.1.4a: Does the government publicly disclose projections of extractive resource revenues?,
2.1.5b: Is the most recent publicly available information on the national debt disaggregated by currency denomination (i.e. foreign or domestic)?,
2.2b: Are there specific rules governing the transfer of extractive resource revenues (i.e. are these rules distinct from those governing other types of transfers)?,
2.2c: Do rules specify that subnational governments of producing areas should receive a higher share of extractive resource revenues than those of non-producing areas?,
2.2.1a: Do rules specify which subnational agencies receive the extractive resource revenues transferred from the central government?,
2.2.3a: From 2015 onwards, did the central government disclose the amount of revenues transferred to subnational governments?,
2.3.4d: From 2015 onwards, have withdrawals and spending from the sovereign wealth fund actually passed through the national budget?,
2.3.2d: From 2015 onwards, has the government adhered to the numeric rules governing the size of deposits into the sovereign wealth fund?
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Publisher MINISTRY OF FINANCE Directorate General of Budget and Contracts
Author MINISTRY OF FINANCE Directorate General of Budget and Contracts
Source or API link http://rgi.nrgi-assessment.org/api/public/documents/OMN-2016-HY
Version 2017 Resource Governance Index
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute