Bank Sohar has taken part in Salalah Tourism Festival since it first launched in 2007 and has been very committed to playing an effective role in promoting tourism into the Sultanate, and to the Dhofar Region in particular, through various events and activities organised during the festival period.
Highlighting Bank Sohar’s participation in the festival, Dr. Mohamed Abdulaziz Kalmoor, CEO of Bank Sohar, said, “This year our participation in the festival is expanded with the introduction of ‘Sohar Islamic’ banking. These products and services are fully compliant to Islamic banking principles and Shari’ah law. We have placed a promotional stand at the festival ground in order to raise awareness of Bank Sohar’s wide range of products and services which are tailored to meet the needs and expectations of customers throughout the Sultanate. Our trained employees are available during the festival to assist customers and answer their inquiries.”
Bank Sohar launched Islamic banking services earlier this year, and they are supervised by the highly reputed Shari’ah Supervisory Board to fulfill customers’ aspirations through trusted and secure finance solutions.
There are currently three functional Sohar Islamic Branches located in Falaj Al Qabail, Firq and Saada, with more expected to open before the end of the year.
All branches offer wide range of products with special & unique features to retail customers across the Sultanate such as automobile finance, term deposits, current accounts, housing finance and savings accounts.
Sohar Islamic also provides corporate finance solutions consisting of asset finance, working capital finance, trade finance, treasury and investment products.
Staff from Sohar Islamic has been welcoming visitors to the pavilion since the opening of the festival, which runs beginning of next month.
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