Entries by Yazan Amro

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 […]

OAB Holds Professional Development Workshop

Muscat, July 25, 2017: Oman Arab Bank (OAB), with a continued focus on professional development, recently conducted a specialised audit workshop at the OAB Head office in Al-Ghubra. The workshop, which was held in collaboration with Ominvest and Oman LNG, witnessed the participation of 13 staff from the three different organisations. Commenting on the importance […]


Muscat, July 9, 2017 – Oman Arab Bank (OAB) recently held its sixth monthly draw of this year’s ‘Hassad’ Savings Scheme live at the Avenues Mall in Muscat. The draw event was held under the auspices of Fatma Al-Nabhani, the famous Omani tennis player, and was attended by Amin Al Husseini, the Chief Executive Officer […]

OAB Introduces Child Education Savings Plan

Muscat, July 03, 2017: Oman Arab Bank (OAB), aiming to foster youth development and the savings habit, has recently introduced a new savings plan targeted at children. The new savings plan helps parents save for their children and build up a brighter educational future for them via a completely automated monthly transfer standing order; one […]

OAB Hosts Exclusive Iftar Event for Elite Customers

OMR 50,000 Hassad ‘Elite’ Draw winner announced at event Muscat, June 7, 2017: Oman Arab Bank (OAB), in keeping with the spirit of the holy month of Ramadan, recently organised an exclusive Iftar celebration for its Elite Banking customers on June 5 at the Shangri-La’s Barr al Jissah Resort and Spa. The event was held […]

OAB Announces ‘ Saving Accounts for Orphan Children’ Initiative

Muscat, June 6th, 2017: In conjunction with the holy month of Ramadan and as part of its social responsibility programme, Oman Arab Bank (OAB) has unveiled a new initiative; opening special fee-free savings accounts for orphaned children in need. This is being done in cooperation with the Ministry of Social Development and represented by the […]