Under the patronage of HE Sheikh Khalid bin Omar Al Marhoon, Minister of Civil Service, Ooredoo celebrated the graduation of 182 female public sector employees from the world renowned Springboard programme.
National Bank of Oman (“NBO”) has announced the winner of the Innovation in SME Award for students, a unique competition designed to inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs and support the Sultanate’s wider economic diversification agenda. Eureka, a group of students from Sultan Qaboos University, walked away with RO 10,000 to further develop an innovative business idea to benefit Oman’s economy.
As part of Shell‘s commitment and various initiatives to develop Omani talent, Shell Development Oman recently enrolled three young Omanis in its world-class graduate programme.
A total of 65 Omani and Non-Omani graduates were celebrated during an official ceremony held in the auditorium on campus at the German University of Technology in Barka on Sunday evening, 13rd December.
As part of its efforts to encourage Omani youth to develop the Omani eContent, the Information Technology Authority (ITA), represented by the Digital Society Development Division, celebrated the conclusion of WikiOman Competition by honoring the winners, supporters and jury members last Thursday, at the Knowledge Oasis Muscat, with the presence of Dr. Salim Bin Sultan Alruzaiqi, CEO of ITA.
The German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) is the first private university in the Sultanate to receive international re-accreditation for its Bachelor of Science programmes in Computer Science, Urban Planning and Architectural Design and Applied Geosciences and first accreditation for its Bachelor of Engineering degree programmes in Environmental Engineering, Process Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
For the fifth time Omani and international 6th semester students of the Department of Applied Geosciences at GUtech successfully participated in a geological field excursion to Spain recently.
The first ever Omani to attend London Business School’s Sloan programme has been named the 2015 Oman Ambassador in the UK.
Indian School Muscat has recently won the ‘International School Award’ (ISA) and joined the elite group of premier schools with the coveted ISA accreditation instituted by the British Council. The ISM is the first private international school in the Sultanate to secure this award. ISA is a benchmarking scheme that accredits schools as having an outstanding level of support for cultivating the spirit of global citizenship in students and enriched teaching-learning credentials.
Khamis Nasser Khamis Al Shuaibi, Senior Manager, HR & Admin, Oman Oil Marketing Company, defies any attempt at compartmentalisation. An advocate of business partner model, he straddles HR and business with ease.