Saeed bin Hamad Al Maawali, General Manager of Omantel in the governorates of Al Batinah, Musandam, Al Buraimi, and a member of the Award Committee. Image courtesy: Omantel

The North Al Batinah Entrepreneurship Award has received the support of Omantel, the top integrator of telecommunications services in the Sultanate of Oman. The company’s dedication to encouraging entrepreneurship and advancing Oman’s economy is shown in its sponsorship.

Recognizing the vital role of entrepreneurship in national economic growth, Omantel aims to encourage creativity, innovation and  growth of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) while fostering healthy competition and development opportunities.

With the help of key partners, this effort aims to establish a comprehensive business climate and structure in the North Al Batinah Governorate.

Saeed bin Hamad Al Maawali, General Manager of Omantel in the governorates of  Al Batinah, Musandam, Al Buraimi, and a member of the Award Committee, stated, “Omantel’s participation in the North Al Batinah Governorate Entrepreneurship Award underscores our commitment to supporting SMEs and entrepreneurship. As the leading telecommunications company providing integrated services and technical solutions in the Sultanate of Oman, we are dedicated to nurturing emerging companies and entrepreneurs. Omantel continuously strives to equip the business organizations with cutting-edge technologies, empowering entrepreneurs to maximize growth opportunities.”

Al-Mawali emphasized, “The SME sector in the North Al Batinah Governorate is experiencing rapid growth, with communication and technical solutions being integral components of commercial ventures. At Omantel, we are dedicated to delivering innovative solutions tailored to the diverse needs of enterprises, drawing on our extensive experience in supporting SMEs and entrepreneurs. We have been at the forefront of stimulating SMEs through initiatives like the ‘Small and Medium Enterprises Excellence Award’ project since 2012, and we have forged partnerships with the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority to further strengthen this sector.”

In addition, Omantel Innovation Labs actively accelerates startups in the technology sector and provides specialized courses in the area of communications and information technology. These programs cover a wide range of amenities and services. Omantel also offers cutting-edge services and solutions to SMEs, such as bundles with unlimited calls and internet access and discounts of up to 50% for specific packages. The business also offers information and communications technology services, including the Nama package and the GoBiz roaming package.

Omantel recently announced that it awarded more than OMR 3 million worth contracts to SMEs during the second quarter of this year, benefiting 17 SMEs. This demonstrates the company’s commitment to enhancing collaboration and synergy between the SME Development Authority and Omantel.

Omantel has succeeded, through the integration of its operations, processes, and extensive expertise in the field of communications and digital technology, in establishing its position as a leading telecommunications company within the Sultanate of Oman and beyond. The company’s innovative approaches have contributed to providing the latest solutions to various consumer and business sectors. The company aims to deliver an unparalleled, exceptional experience to its subscribers and strives to always exceed their expectations. Omantel works towards contributing to the achievement of Oman Vision 2040 objectives by investing in emerging technologies and providing cutting-edge solutions in modern technology, information and communications technology, such as cloud solutions, ICT solutions, AI, Smart solutions, cybersecurity, and much more, in addition to harnessing its technological capabilities to enhance innovation and leadership in new and advanced technologies.