Category: Zighlights

COMPANIES
glasspoint
GlassPoint achieves 50 % Omanisation

Contributing to local human capital development, GlassPoint Solar announced its Oman organisation has achieved 50% Omanisation. In 2015, the company expanded its national workforce from 11% to 50% of its Oman based employees, and is on track to surpass 70% Omanisation in the first quarter of next year.

Banking & Finance
BM Head Office
Bank Muscat Open Day at Al Mouj from Dec 3-5

Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, is offering a never-to-be-missed opportunity for citizens and residents to avail exclusive personal finance offerings in the concluding Open Day to be held at Al Mouj (The Wave).

COMPANIES
zurich
Zurich to scale back general insurance business in Oman

Leading international multi-line insurer Zurich has announced that it will begin a phased closing to new retail and small business customers in its general insurance business in the Middle East, including the Sultanate of Oman, effective from November 30, 2015.

Consumer Products
citycentre
City Centre Muscat launches Muscat Fashion Weekend

City Centre Muscat, the first and largest lifestyle shopping destination in Oman that is owned and operated by Majid Al Futtaim, will continue to celebrate the mall’s expansion and 20th anniversary of the City Centre brand with the launch of ‘Muscat Fashion Weekend.

COMPANIES
oetc
OETC wins Middle East award for bonds, loans and sukuk

Oman Electricity Transmission Company has recently won the Middle East 2015 Bonds, Loans and Sukuk Awards. This award is one of the most prestigious awards in this field, which aims to raise the bar of competition in Middle Eastern organizations to reach to global levels, and is the only award for Islamic Capital Markets.