A cooperation agreement was signed between the Public Authority for the Development of Small and Medium Enterprises (Riyada) and Fund for Development of Youth Projects (Sharakah) early this month to conduct a 360 degree assessment of 10 selected SMEs. The objective is to identify each small and medium enterprise (SME) strength and areas which need […]
The Zubair Corporation has embedded sustainability into the core of its business operations to create shared value for business and society In line with its CSR strategy, the Zubair Corporation (Z-Corp) has been making valuable contribution to the socio-economic development of Oman. Understanding that it is important for companies to create shared value by playing […]
The Public Authority for Small and Medium Enterprises Development (Riyada) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Omantel as strategic partner to support and execute the third edition of The Entrepreneurship Awards. The strategic partnership signed by Khalifa Bin Said Al Abri, CEO of Riyada, and Sheikh Talal Said al Mamari, CEO of Omantel, […]
Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg are ready to resume their attempt to achieve the first ever Round-The-World Solar Flight with Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) – the first solar airplane capable of flying day and night without using a drop of fuel.
BECO Capital, a regional venture capital firm focused on technology investments in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, today warned young Arab entrepreneurs against relinquishing their businesses to investors too soon, and advised Venture Capital investors to allow promising young companies the control and freedom to pivot, experiment and build strong, attractive businesses.
In line with His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said’s vision to inspire Omani women to be more involved in the progressive development process of the Sultanate, Muriya collaborated with the National Hospitality Institute (NHI) to offer 13 young Omani women from Sifah village, a two-day taster course in hospitality and tourism.
EY MENA announced that the team from Forte Consultancy, a privately-owned independent management consultancy that specializes in customer management and analytics, will join EY’s Advisory team across the Middle East & North Africa.
According to INSEAD’s review of the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, INSEAD, the business school for the world, indicates that successful women entrepreneurs overwhelmingly think that businesses should have a positive social impact.
Almouj Marina announced the successful results of a month long experiment to create environmentally friendly and technologically enhanced anti-fouling for vessels and other submerged structures.