A plane flies over the mountains, south of the Strait of Hormuz, as trading dhows and ships are docked on the Arabian Gulf waters near the town of Khasab, in Oman. Image Credit: AP

Dubai: The Muscat National Development Company (ASAAS) will develop the Bassa tourist site in Khasab at a cost of OMR 9 million.

According to Oman News Agency (ONA), the Muscat National Development and Investment Company signed an agreement with the Office of the Minister of State and Governor of Musandam to develop the Bassa tourist site in the Vilayat of Khasab in the Governorate of Musandam at a cost of about OMR 9 million.

The agreement includes developing an area of about 73,000 sq metres to include tourist resort with various facilities, and a public park to serve the local community with a modern design and components that attract visitors in order to grow the tourism in the vilayat.