Category: Special Reports

Vision Investment Services’ move on SME sectors

Vision has traditionally supported the small and medium enterprises sector by spreading its portfolio in a way as to include small traders, small manufacturers, service providers and fresh startups not only as an insurer but also as an investment advisor and a risk manager.

SME Oman
Gurkan
Helping SMEs through innovation

Telecom Oman (TeO), the latest name in the telecommunications industry holds multiple telecommunication licenses issued by TRA. Apart from offering advanced telecommunication services, they also aim to build a sustainable technology start-up eco-system. Excerpts of the interview with Gurkan Ozturk, Chief Executive Officer of TeO.

SME Oman
sme-Meshan - Shatha
Sweet success behind the Meshan Dates and Sweets

It is a sweet story, but it’s also one of determination – bringing a unique concept to fruition. Shatha Al Jabri – co-founder of Meshan Dates and Sweets tells us how belief in an idea and hard work has taken the brand places.

SME Oman
OCEC
Creating Opportunities for SMEs  

Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre is creating many opportunities for the SME sector. The aim is to build a mutually beneficial relationship with SMEs which will provide opportunities to them, saysTrevor McCartney, General Manager, OCEC.

SME Oman
Aftab
Need for Developing Venture Capital Market

Oman needs to develop a mature venture capital market and set up manufacturing and technology hubs for expediting the growth of small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The country also needs to create an atmosphere that encourages creativity, says Aftab Patel, CEO of Al Omaniya Financial Services.