Within their efforts to constantly support various social initiatives with cooperation between the private and the public sector, and in line with the efforts of the Ministry of Education to engage and care for their staff and especially the faculty, BankDhofar supported a leisurely trip organized by the Ministry of Education to the Kingdom of Malaysia in which 46 staff and faculty members participated between the 5th and the 13th of March, 2014. The purpose of the trip is to honor the teachers and their efforts towards educating the future generations, and coincidedwith Teacher's Day.
On this occasion, Ahmed Said Al Ibrahim – DGM Government Banking and Branding at BankDhofar commented, "at BankDhofar we are committed to play a strong role in society development through our social responsibility policy to support and partner with concerned parties. We are proud to be a part of this initiative which supports the government sector, hoping that this initiative will build a fruitful relationship between BankDhofar and the Ministry of Education in the future."
Mr.Yusof AlMalahi - Director of staff care division at the Ministry of Education mentioned there were many goals to this trip, including raising awareness of the importance of entertainment in achieving stability and raise the productivity of the teachers, creatinga fun environment to alleviate the pressures of work, fostering teamworkand the exchange of cultures among employees and expand the perceptions of employees about the concept of constructive cooperation. The trip also contributed to raising the level of performance and mental,innovative and creative activities and that the exchange of new experiences among participants. This was all in addition to giving the teachers a chance to discover new cultures and tourist attractions in Malaysia.
BankDhofar provides constant support and exclusive benefits for the employees of the Ministry of Education. This includes exceptional offers, and reduced interest rates on housing and personal loans, and other special features tailored specifically for staff of the ministry.
On the other hand, BankDhofar recently launched its new credit card offering for all the students of the universities and colleges in Oman aiding them to build a successful future. This card is specifically tailored to simplify money management for the student by taking advantage of the savings products and services to complete their educational journey.
This offer targets youth and students to reflect BankDhofar’s commitmentto developing this segment of society and planning for their future.