Can Duqm become the Arab world's next 'great city?'
Updated 0420 GMT (1220 HKT) June 4, 2018
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(CNN)The town of Duqm was once a sleepy outpost on Oman's central eastern seaboard. Located roughly 330 miles south of the nation's capital, Muscat, it has been home to fishermen and their families for generations.