Oman shares land borders with Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen while sharing maritime borders with Iran and Pakistan. Located along the Gulf of Oman, in the northeastern part of the country, Muscat is Oman's capital and largest city. It is also the country’s political, economic and administrative centre. Strategically located on the Arabian Sea, Salalah is the second-largest city in Oman. The Port of Salalah is the largest port in Oman as well as the biggest seaport in the Arabian Peninsula.
It is an independent body located in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. OMSB formulates standards and criteria for practising health care professions.