Category: INDUSTRY



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Luxury redefined

INFINITI QX80 is designed to allow customers to travel in luxury everywhere. Oommen John P test drives INFINITI’s powerful SUV   The QX80’s power gives you command of every turn. Exceptional capability, inspired design and a luxurious expanse converge for an experience that challenges the limits of your next journey. QX80 is massive. And it’s […]

Oil&Gas
WHOC - Day 1 - Ministerial Session
Oman continued investments despite oil price drop

The Sultanate continued investments in the oil and gas sector despite the oil price drop since 2014, HE Dr. Mohammed bin Hamad Al Rumhy, Minister of Oil & Gas said at the opening of the 2018 edition of the World Heavy Oil Congress & Exhibition (WHOC) at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre on Monday. […]

News
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GlassPoint, PDO launch SolaRISE technology centre

GlassPoint Solar, the leading supplier of solar energy to the oil and gas industry, has launched SolaRISE, a new technology center in partnership with Petroleum Development Oman (PDO). SolaRISE, standing for Solar Research, Innovation and Sustainability in Energy, is a joint initiative formed to develop and test next generation solar technologies in the oilfield environment. […]

FROM THE PRINT EDITION
Interview
Pursuing a collaborative framework

Abdulrahman Salim Al Hatmi, Group CEO, ASYAD talks about the Sultanate of Oman Logistics Strategy 2040 and its efforts in achieving the enshrined goals.  Mayank Singh reports What is ASYAD’s mandate and vision as Oman’s leading logistics group and what has been achieved in pursuance of these objectives? ASYAD has two primary mandates; the first is […]

Banking & Finance
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Enhanced value proposition

Hanaa Al Hinai, DGM – Private Banking and Retail Banking Products Development, Retail and Private Banking Division, Ahlibank shares her thoughts on the bank’s premium banking offering and differentiation. Mayank Singh reports Can you share details of Ahlibank premium banking? What kind of products and services are offered to customers? Ahlibank has always been on […]

News
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Alargan Towell Updates Customers On Progress Of Alargan Village Al Bustan

After the commencement in construction works at Alargan Village Al Bustan project last May, Alargan Towell Investment Company, the developer of the project, has offered the opportunity for potential buyers to visit the location. This is to allow them to view the progress of the operations by themselves and the steady development of construction works […]

Banking & Finance
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New OAB Flagship Branch Opens in Al Khuwair

Oman Arab Bank (OAB) has announced the opening of its newly revamped flagship branch in Al Khuwair. The new customer-focused branch is located within the Al Khuwair Commercial district, and will deliver the highest levels of convenience and enhanced banking facilities to the Bank’s customers in Al Khuwair. The branch opening took place on August […]

Banking & Finance
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Taageer Finance Company Appoints Acting CEO

    V. V. Suresh Kumar has been appointed as Acting CEO of Taageer Finance Company by the Board with effect from August 1, 2018. Prior to his current role he was the General Manager – Marketing & Business Development. Kumar has over 30 years of experience in leading Non-Banking Finance Companies and Banks in […]

Aviation
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Oman Air Announces New Codeshare Agreement with Lufthansa

Oman Air is continuing its expansion across Europe by extending its codeshare agreement with Lufthansa. Under the expanded codeshare agreement, passengers can now travel on Oman Air flights from Muscat International Airport and connect to Madrid, Brussels, Vienna and Prague from Lufthansa’s Frankfurt and Munich hubs. The agreement offers travellers even better connectivity and an […]

Banking & Finance
NBO Easy Payment Plans
NBO Customers Can ‘Purchase Now and Pay Later’

National Bank of Oman (NBO) cardholders can now set up Easy Payment Plans (EPP) directly through the Bank’s updated Mobile App. Through a touch of a button, customers will have the option to convert their purchases into affordable monthly installments with a commission fee of 6% or 8% over the course of 6 or 12 […]