Muscat, 20 November 2022 – In commemoration of Oman’s 52nd National Day and to pay tribute to Oman’s visionary leader, His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik, National Bank of Oman (NBO) organised a special celebration at its headquarters in Azaiba. The event, was attended by the bank’s Chairperson, Amal Suhail Bahwan, board members and senior management, as well as the media, and other key stakeholders. The event included a department decorating competition themed around the Omani culture and traditions as well as an art exhibition showcasing Oman’s famous, traditional clothes and handicrafts from different regions, and live performances by the Royal Guard of Oman Drumline and Omani singer, Nora Al Nudhairi who collaborated with the bank to produce ‘Ser Al Ehsas’ song on the occasion of the National Day.

NBO demonstrates its long-standing commitment to Oman’s 2040 Vision for socio-economic development and continues to introduce many initiatives that foster progress and empower the community. In the run-up to the event, NBO also invited local Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to take part in its in-house marketplace initiative, where they were able to sell their products to the bank’s employees and visitors. Established in [2021], its marketplace initiative has helped many SMEs to unlock opportunities and grow while it continues to fulfil its goal to serve its community beyond banking.

About National Bank of Oman:

NBO, the first local commercial bank in the Sultanate of Oman, was founded in 1973 and is today one of the leading banks in Oman. The Bank serves its customers in Oman through 60 Branches, more than 180 ATM/FFM/CCDMs as well as two Branches in U.A.E. The Bank is committed to community improvement through its corporate citizenship programs and is an active supporter of a range of worthy causes in Oman, with emphasis on health and human services, civic, education, environment, youth,
women, arts and culture. 

For more information, please contact:
Sudipta Dasgupta
Telephone: +968 24 649-099 Mobile: +968 94558787
Email: [email protected]


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