Omani fishermen swept up in Belt and Road wave

Oman’s 3,165-kilometer eastern seaboard, a pristine jewel facing the Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean beyond, has been sailed for millennia by adventurous fishermen. But big changes are brewing, with the coastal town of Duqm slated to become the Middle East’s biggest fisheries hub — and a link in China’s multi-billion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative. China in 2016 agreed to […]