Oman Air’s Human Resources Department has achieved notable successes in its recruitment and Omanisation plan over the period 2014-15, according to Dr Rashid bin Mohammed Al Ghailani, Chief Officer Human Resources.
Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil, Founder and Managing Director of VPS Healthcare, Dr. Charles F. Stanford, Senior Director of VPS Healthcare, and Mr. Clancey Po, CEO of Burjeel Hospital, announced the opening of the new Burjeel Hospital in Al Khuwair, Muscat, Oman on 9 November at The Chedi Muscat Hotel.
Gulf states should try to introduce radical tax and spending reforms, remarked International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde.
Oman Air has been awarded Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative of the Year at the 9th Aviation Business Awards. The award was presented in recognition of Oman Air’s work to make air travel easier for people on low incomes. A total of 15 categories were celebrated at a glittering ceremony, which was held at Dubai’s Park Hyatt Hotel on Sunday 25th October.
As part of its digital expansion strategy, Bank Nizwa released its dedicated mobile app for Android and iOS phones and tablets to provide customers with greater banking accessibility through a wide range of user-friendly services. With the convenience of the app, users can instantly and securely manage their finances 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The Information Technology Authority (ITA) represented by the National Center for Computer Emergency Readiness Team, organized the Second Cyber Security Ambassadors Forum, under the auspices of Dr. Salim Sultan Al Ruzaiqi, CEO of ITA, and with the participation of a number of representatives of governmental institutions, private and civil society institutions, national committees and a large number of Cyber Security Ambassadors Program members.
The National U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Kogod School of Business at American University is going to organize the Second Sovereign Wealth Funds Conference 2015 in Washington, DC, US.
The CSR Oman 2015 Summit concluded its sessions successfully after various discussions, case studies and masterclasses highlighting sustainable development of SMEs, developing a future generation that is socially responsible, quantifying CSR performance and marketing it, ways to collaborate more effectively with NGOs, enhancing environmental sustainability and engaging the corporate sector through volunteering programmes.
With the exhibition of 15 developed applications produced by Omani developers, The Information Technology Authority (ITA) celebrated the conclusion of Oman Summer of Code 2015 yesterday at Muscat Grand Mall under the auspices of Dr. Salim Bin Sultan Alruzaiqi, CEO of ITA and with the presence of a number of IT specialists, academic and professionals.
Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA -Oman) has made a breakthrough when the TRA Vice President for Spectrum Affairs, Engineer Yousuf Al-Balushi, was elected Vice Chairman of the World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 (WRC-15) at a meeting in Geneva on Monday.