MUSCAT, 30 April 2014 – Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, as part of initiatives aimed at strengthening relations with Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), hosted the high achieving Dean's list students of the College of Economics and Political Science. The interaction with the students helped in showcasing the avenues for a rewarding banking career. The students were briefed on work place performance and talent management and also taken on a tour of the bank's head office.
Salim al Kaabi, DGM – Human Resources Management, said: “As the nation's leading bank, Bank Muscat attaches great importance to national initiatives, especially higher education aimed at sustaining the country's progress and development. The association with SQU stems from Bank Muscat's commitment to the country's future generations. Bank Muscat enjoys strong relations with SQU and is proud to be engaged in collaborative partnership with the premier university of Oman."
Salim al Kaabi added: “Bank Muscat remains committed to His Majesty's constant care for the development of human resources as a priority in achieving prosperity for the country. The bank has adopted a series of measures in line with the Royal directive to develop the potential of youth in the progressive march of the nation. The bank remains committed to playing its national role and shouldering its developmental and social responsibilities within the framework of co-operation and co-ordination with all segments of society and looks forward to a rewarding partnership with SQU."
Every year, Bank Muscat welcomes SQU graduates to take up various positions in the bank. The absorption of SQU graduates reflects the bank's focus to develop its young Omani leadership.