Category: Banking & Finance



Ahlibank to launch new headquarters on February 9

Ahlibank will hold a gala event to mark the official opening of its new corporate headquarters in Wattayah on February 9, under the auspices of HE Sultan bin Salim Al Habsi, scretary general of the supreme council for planning.

In expansion mode

An Islamic bank cannot establish itself only by virtue of offering sharia- compliant services, but has to prove its mettle in a highly competitive market by capitalising on emerging business opportunities with quality services and products, says Sulaiman Al Harthy, Head of Meethaq Islamic Banking, Bank Muscat.

Sustainable sports infrastructure

Bank Muscat handed over the sixth green playground, developed as part of its Green Sports initiative, to Al Qadsiya team in Adam. Bank Muscat marked a big celebration under the auspices of HE Shaikh Ali bin Nasser al Mahrouqi, secretary general of Majlis Ash’shura, to hand over the sixth green playground developed as part of […]

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A SEGMENTED APPROACH

Humayun Kabir, General Manager, Wholesale Banking, National Bank of Oman speaks to Mayank Singh about performance, growth and challenges in the banking sector.

Opportunities for Omani banks in Germany

Germany is by far the biggest trading partner of Oman within the European Union. This creates new opportunities for the Omani banks to expand their client base in Germany by taking advantage of international trading relationship.

New avenue of Growth

With Islamic finance becoming increasingly sophisticated, Oman may paradoxically stand to benefit from its late entry to the market