Entries by Yazan Amro

OAB Opens Flagship Qurum Branch

New flagship branch prominently located at Burj Al Amal and open from 8 am to 4pm Muscat, October 18, 2017: Oman Arab bank (OAB) has officially opened their new flagship branch located in Qurum. The new branch has been relocated from its previous location at Al Araimi complex to a more prominent and easily accessible […]

OAB Celebrates Omani Women’s Day with Staff Gathering

Launches commemorative ‘Wamadhat’ book Muscat, October 17, 2017: Oman Arab Bank (OAB), in commemoration of the Omani Women’s Day, held a special gathering for its female staff members at its head office in Ghubra. As part of the celebrations the Bank unveiled a special commemorative book titled ‘Wamadhat’, the content of which was contributed by […]

OAB Appoints New Head of HR

Muscat, 09 October, 2017 | Oman Arab Bank (OAB) have announced the appointment of Mr. Adil bin Ali Al Rahbi as the new Head of the Human Resources (HR) Division. In his new role, Adil will oversee all strategic HR functions at the Bank in accordance with international best practice. These functions will include talent […]

OAB Appoints New Head of Treasury, Investment and Government Relations

Muscat, September 17, 2017: Oman Arab Bank has announced the appointment of Sulaiman Ali Al Hinai as GM- Head of Treasury, Investment and Government Relations. As a result of this appointment, the Government Banking Services Department will be reporting to Mr. Al Hinai to maximise the efficiency of the two functions; given the business overlap […]

Al Yusr Sponsors First Ever Salalah International Forum on Islamic Finance

Muscat, August 27, 2017: As part of its commitment towards supporting the development of Islamic Finance in the Sultanate, Al Yusr – Oman Arab Bank’s (OAB) Islamic Banking Window, recently sponsored the first ever Salalah International Forum on Islamic Finance (SIFIF2017). The event, organised by the College of Banking and Financial Studies in collaboration with […]


Muscat, August 22, 2017 – Oman Arab Bank (OAB) recently held its seventh monthly draw of this year’s ‘Hassad’ Savings Scheme live at the Salalah Gardens Mall. The draw event was held under the auspices of Khalid Ahmed Al Rawahi, director general of manpower in Dhofar Governorate, and was attended by Ahmed Al Kharusi, Head […]

OAB Launches New Mobile App and Unveils Unified Digital Banking Platform

Muscat, August 09, 2017: Oman Arab Bank (OAB), at a recent press conference, launched its new unified digital banking platform with an all-new simplified interface used across all digital channels including Internet, ATM, and the new Mobile Banking Application. Following the launch of the new platform, the Bank also announced the launch of its new […]

Al Yusr Holds the Second Shari’ah Supervisory Board Meeting for 2017

Muscat, August 06, 2017: Al Yusr, the Islamic Banking Window of Oman Arab Bank (OAB), recently held its second Shari’ah Supervisory Board meeting for the year 2017. The meeting, held at the Al Yusr Administrative Office in Al Ghoubra, was attended by Dr. Essam al Enezi, chairman of the Al Yusr Shari’ah Supervisory Board, Dr. […]

OAB Partners with OUE for Affordable Remittances

Muscat, July 30, 2017: Oman Arab Bank (OAB), one of the first banks to be established in the Sultanate, recently signed a new partnership with Oman United Exchange Company (OUE) to make it even more convenient for customers to transfer remittances abroad for lower services fees. The signing ceremony for the partnership was held at […]

OAB Organizes Staff Blood Donation Drive

Muscat, July 30, 2017:  As part of its commitment to community, Oman Arab Bank (OAB) organised an internal Staff Blood Donation Drive at its head office on July 17. The event was organised by the Social Committee of OAB in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and saw a good number of OAB employees volunteer […]