Oman’s government has reshuffled its cabinet for the second time in a week as part of its latest bid to quell demonstrations in the country. The cabinet reshuffle is the latest in concessions made by government officials, with previous concessions including increases in salaries and the firing of six cabinet members. But despite the most recent reshuffle, some protesters said they will continue pressing for deeper reforms, the Wall Street Journal says.

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    Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.