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Bank Muscat opens 138th branch in Al Ansab

MUSCAT, 11 September 2013 - Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, on Wednesday (11 September 2013) opened its 138th state-of-the-art branch in Al Ansab. H.E. Shaikh Yahya bin Sulaiman al Nadabi, Deputy Wali of the wilayat of Baushar, was the guest of honour at the ceremony attended by senior bank officials.

Shaikh Yahya bin Sulaiman al Nadabi congratulated the bank for opening the new branch in Al Ansab as part of its commitment to provide world class banking services in all parts of Oman. “We appreciate Bank Muscat for its valuable services complementing the country's developments and we look forward to stronger partnership with the flagship bank."

Said Al Badai, DGM - Branches, said: “The expanding branch network highlights Bank Muscat's focus to remain the nation's bank of first choice. With the widest reach in serving customers and the largest network of 138 branches in the Sultanate, Bank Muscat is committed to meeting customer expectations at all levels."

Said Al Badai added: “As the nation's leading bank, Bank Muscat is committed to complementing national initiatives aimed at sustaining the country's progress and development. The extension of the branch network reiterates Bank Muscat's commitment to the country's development."

Over the past 30 years, Bank Muscat has achieved steady and significant growth in various disciplines to emerge as the leading financial institution in Oman. Setting new benchmarks, Bank Muscat offers the complete range of banking products and services through the network of branches across the length and breadth of Oman. The sophisticated banking experience stems from the right mix of traditional and electronic channels.

Presently, Bank Muscat is the first and only bank in Oman offering the extended working hours from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm (Sunday to Thursday). The evening banking service is presently available at 16 branches in Muscat Inter-Continental, Muscat City Centre, Al Khuwair, Ruwi, Al Amerat, Seeb, Al Khoud, Barka main, Falah Al Qabil, Buraimi, Ibri Jubail, Safalat Ibra, Sur Afiah, Firq, Sohar main and Salalah main.

Innovations adopted by the bank are characteristic of the largest network of ATMs and cash deposit machines (CDMs) found in all parts of the country. Bank Muscat acknowledges that smarter strategies are vital to stay ahead in business and provide a distinct customer service. Bank Muscat understands the constantly changing customer needs and responds with suitable financial solutions.

The corporate philosophy of Bank Muscat is underpinned by the rich Omani culture and traditions and the bank prides itself in its deep understanding of customer needs, offering financial guidance at all levels.