Entries by Yazan Amro

OAB Innovation Hub Interns Graduate from Six-Month Innovation Program

Muscat, 16 September 2019:  Under the umbrella of its innovation pillar, Oman Arab Bank (OAB) hosted its first ever Innovation Hub earlier in the year with over 320 students, FinTechs and employees participating to create an innovative proof of concept. Following the 24-hour pressure-cooker event, ten student participants had gone on to join OAB as […]

OAB Hayakkum Roadshow Arrives in Salalah

Muscat, 27 August 2019: Oman Arab Bank’s (OAB) ongoing Hayakkum roadshow has made its third stop in Salalah on August 23, at Salalah Gardens Mall. As with the previous two events, this latest Hayakkum roadshow included a number of fun activities for both children and adults. The event also provided a platform for a number […]

OAB Hosts Financial Management Workshop for SMEs in Salalah

Muscat, August 25, 2019: As part of its continued effort to support the development of small local businesses as well as to foster long-lasting partnerships with these companies, Oman Arab Bank (OAB) recently hosted its second SME Financial Management Workshop of the year in Salalah. Commenting on the workshop, Al Salt Al Kharusi, the Head […]

OAB Announces Winners of July Hasaad Draw

Muscat, August 20, 2019: Oman Arab Bank (OAB), has announced the names of the 119 winners for its July Hasaad Savings draw, which is comprised of the monthly branch draws, Children and Youth Account draws, and the monthly Elite Draws. Commenting on the savings scheme, Rashad Al Shaikh, DGM of Retail Banking at OAB said, […]

OAB is the First Bank in Oman to Become an Authorised Training Employer with ICAEW

Muscat, 07 August 2019: Oman Arab Bank (OAB) has become the first bank in Oman to be recognised as an Authorised Training Employer of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW), a leading international organisation that develops and supports over 150,000 chartered accountants worldwide. The partnership, which is aligned with Oman’s Vision […]

OAB Hayakkum Comes to Sur

Muscat, 04 August 2019: Following in the footsteps of its successful Nizwa event in June, Oman Arab Bank’s (OAB) Hayakkum made its second stop in Sur on August 1. Held at City Center Sur, the event included a number of fun games and activities for both children and adults, while at the same time providing […]

OAB Hosts SME Financial Management Workshop

Muscat, July 18, 2019: Oman Arab Bank (OAB) recently organized its first SME financial management workshop, attracting businesses from diverse industries that bank with OAB. This event was in line with the Bank’s objective to support the development of small local businesses as well as to foster long-lasting partnerships with these companies. Commenting on the […]

OAB Hosts Workshop and Interviews for Prospective IT Recruits

Muscat, July 28, 2019: Oman Arab Bank (OAB) recently hosted one of the largest recruitment events targeting the IT sector. Of the applicants, 100 shortlisted candidates attended the full-day workshop and structured face-to-face interviews organised by the Bank. Commenting on the recruitment drive, Adil Al Rahbi, Head of Human Resources at OAB said, “At OAB, […]

OAB Signs MoU with Majan University College for New Payment Gateway

Muscat, July 16, 2019: Oman Arab Bank (OAB) recently signed an MoU with Majan University College (MUC) for the implementation of an e-Payment Gateway System. The new gateway will facilitate the introduction of online payments via the college’s website and mobile app. It will also see the introduction of new payment kiosks at the college […]