MUSCAT, 18 December 2016 – Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, in line with its 'Let's Do More' vision and commitment to partnership in promoting Oman as a sporting nation, extended lead support to Sayyid Abbas Golf tournament – the oldest and most prestigious golf championships in Oman hosted by Ghala Golf Club. First initiated in 1979, the annual winter golfing event is held in honour of Ghala Golf Club's former President, late HH Sayyid Abbas bin Faisal Al Said.
The 2 day tournament witnessed strong interest from members of the golfing community who competed at the highest levels of one of the most challenging golf courses in Oman.
As the nation's leading banking partner, Bank Muscat attaches great importance to initiatives aimed at contributing to the country's progress and development in all arenas, including sports. By encouraging sporting activities, the bank seeks to set a fine example of promoting good health and healthy living, thereby motivating others to follow suit and provide the required support vital for developing a sporting nation.
Bank Muscat is proud to be engaged in collaborative partnership with Ghala Golf Club to promote Oman as a golfing destination. The bank remains committed to shouldering its developmental and social responsibilities within the framework of co-operation and support to all segments of society.
Bank Muscat has adopted a series of measures to support sporting activities in Oman. Notable among the bank's support to sports activities is the Green Sports CSR initiative, which is an ongoing project aimed at developing a sporting nation and supporting Oman's youth who represent the future of Oman.