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Bank Muscat extends support to traditional shooting competition

MUSCAT, 09 February 2014 - Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, extended support to the annual traditional shooting competitions which concluded at the Wadi Bani Omar shooting range in the wilayat of Saham under the auspices of H.E. Shaikh Abdullah bin Nasser al Bakri, Minister of Manpower. Over 700 shooters from different governorates participated in the 3-day contest.

The support to the event comes within the bank's strategy to promote and preserve the country's traditions, heritage and culture. As the nation's leading financial institution, Bank Muscat seeks to utilise all opportunities in reaching out to people and familiarising them with the country's heritage and traditions. 

Bank Muscat has adopted a series of measures to support traditional sporting activities and develop the skills of people, especially youth. The bank remains committed to shouldering its developmental and social responsibilities within the framework of co-operation and support to all segments of society.

True to its commitment to supporting varied sporting activities in the country, Bank Muscat remains at the forefront in offering the required encouragement and support to youth who represent the future of Oman. The bank seeks to set an example for corporates to lend support to develop Oman as a sports destination and thereby promote the Sultanate's tourism potential.