Category: Entrepreneurship

Takatuf signs sponsorship agreement with Mitsui

Takatuf Oman, the Human Capital solutions provider, signed a sponsorship agreement with Mitsui & Co., Ltd., the diversified and comprehensive Japanese trading, investment and services enterprise to support young Omanis who participate in the Takatuf Scholars’ Programme and earn international scholarships.

Oman Hosts 7th Session of ESCWA Committee on Women

Under the auspices of Her Highness Doctor Muna Al-Fahd Al Said, the Sultanate of Oman is hosting the 7th session of the Committee on Women at ESCWA (the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia) from 20 to 21 January 2016 at the Muscat Intercontinental Hotel.

Minister of Oil & Gas to tee off OER CEO Golf 2015

The cream of Oman’s corporate world, including business leaders, head honchos and top managers, will come to network over a game of golf on the greens of Muscat Hills on December 4 followed by a gala dinner and prize distribution ceremony on December 5 at InterContinental Gardens.

OABC- Social Media Panel Discussion
OABC panel discusses the business of social media

The importance of social media and the opportunities it provides for businesses in the sultanate was the topic of the Oman American Business Center’s (OABC) latest panel discussion, “The Business of Social Media”, moderated by popular radio presenter and blogger Rumaitha Al-Busaidi was held at the Grand Hyatt Muscat.

Informa - CSR Oman Summit 2014
CSR Oman 2015 summit to focus on SMEs

With the number of registered delegates rising, the CSR Oman Summit 2015 is on track to be a landmark event. Designed to champion corporate social sustainability, youth empowerment and entrepreneurship, the event continues to receive growing support, demonstrating the importance of the summit for the Sultanate, especially with this year’s agenda focusing on Small and Medium Enterprises (SME).

GE - Wamda Mentorship Program 2
GE launches MEMakers Venture Program with Wamda

GE launches the MEMakers Venture Program with Wamda for eleven start-up ventures at its GE Ecomagination Innovation Center, which acts as an industrial incubator. This six-week program is part of the company’s strategic vision in the region to accelerate digital industrial entrepreneurship ecosystems across the Middle East and North Africa region.

NBC embraces successful and inspiring young entrepreneurs

The National Business Centre (NBC) which falls under the umbrella of the Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (PEIE) is incubating successful models of Small and Medium Enterprises which are continually growing and expanding further aiming at contributing to the advancement of the Sultanate. Among these successful models are Al Salama Fire Engineering Consultancy of its founder Hilal Al Rawahi, and Taraneem Design of its owner Sumaiya Al Ghaithi.