Islamic banking in Oman is expected to grow at double-digit rates as sharia-compliant banking products increasingly gain acceptance and the government’s plans to ease restrictions come to fruition.
Launched in 2012, Oman’s nascent Islamic banking segment … Read full article »
: Thursday, December 18 - 2014 @ 10:58
OMA Emirates, a provider of cutting edge technology for the payment industry today announced the successful implementation of the end-to-end EMV card personalization for Sharjah Islamic Bank. The solution helps to make a smooth transition … Read full article »
: Thursday, December 18 - 2014 @ 10:16
The International Travel and Hospitality Show (ITHS) 2014 and Oman Tourism Summit ended on a successful note on 16th December 2014. More than 30 exhibitors participated at the ITHS Exhibition which attracted a total of … Read full article »
: Wednesday, December 17 - 2014 @ 15:31
Held under the patronage of the Oman Ministry of Health and organized by the Department of Medicine, at the Royal Hospital of Oman, the Oman International Medical Conference is scheduled to take place from 6th … Read full article »
: Wednesday, December 17 - 2014 @ 13:15
Ooredoo announced that it has reached another historic milestone with more than 200,000 customers in Qatar now connected to its bigger, faster Ooredoo Fibre network.
The incredible achievement was reached on 13 December 2014 … Read full article »
: Wednesday, December 17 - 2014 @ 11:37
Ooredoo has received a string of major awards at the CommsMEA Awards 2014, held in Dubai recently.
The Group’s major investment in 4G and fibre technology received the prestigious “Technology Investment of the Year” award, … Read full article »
: Wednesday, December 17 - 2014 @ 10:16
Oman Air the national carrier of Sultanate of Oman, and Standard Chartered, through its award winning Aviation Finance team, Pembroke, have signed a Sale and Operating Leaseback transaction for three B737-800 aircraft. The first two … Read full article »
: Tuesday, December 16 - 2014 @ 16:01
An Oman Air Airbus A330 will be the first aircraft to land at Muscat International Airport’s brand-new North Runway.
The aircraft will touch down at around 12.40 on Sunday 14th December. It will then taxi … Read full article »
: Tuesday, December 16 - 2014 @ 15:30
Himalayan Bank, one of the largest private sector banks of Nepal, has implemented Cryptomathic’s data preparation system, CardInk and OMA Emirates’ personalisation software, NanoPerso, into its production environment to facilitate the issuance of its entire … Read full article »
: Tuesday, December 16 - 2014 @ 15:22
The Wave, Muscat’s long tenure of the Extreme Sailing Series crown came to an end in Sydney today when Swiss team Alinghi won the eighth and final Act of the year to take an overall … Read full article »
: Tuesday, December 16 - 2014 @ 13:29