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MHC signs MoU with Eshraqa to introduce StemaZone at Oman Children’s Museum

MUSCAT: The Sultanate of Oman’s Ministry of Heritage and Culture (MHC) has entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Eshraqa, Corporate Social Responsibility Arm of Khimji Ramdas, to transform Oman Children’s Museum as the anchor location for Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Arts (StemaZone) initiative. The MoU was signed by Rahma bint Qassim Al Farsi, Director General of Museums, MHC and Nailesh Khimji, Director, Khimji Ramdas, in the presence of…

Date: 29/01/2020    Read More View Clipping

Eshraqa Organises 4th Edition of Managerial Effectiveness and Leadership Skills Workshop

22 January 2020, Muscat: Eshraqa, Khimji Ramdas’ social development arm recently steered the 4th edition of its highly coveted, Managerial Effectiveness and Leadership Skills workshop in association with Khimji Training Institute (KTI) for 33 administrative employees and executives from various colleges and universities. Targeted at shaping the leaders of tomorrow, the two-day intensive workshop was held at the KTI’s educational facility at Azaiba and is sanctioned by the Institute of…

Date: 21/01/2020    Read More View Clipping

Eshraqa Sparks Joy in the Hearts of Children at “My Day My Fun” Event

29 December, Muscat: Eshraqa, the Social Development Arm of Khimji Ramdas extended its support to the Association of Early Intervention for the Children with Disability for their event “My Day My Fun”. Held at Al Sahwa Park Muscat, the event drew wondrous smiles on the faces of the little ones from various Wilayats within the Sultanate. The event witnessed a variety of activities including horse riding, music shows, drawing and…

Date: 06/01/2020    Read More View Clipping

SAP Announces Digital Partnership with Khimji Ramdas Group to Drive Oman’s Retail Market Innovation

Global technology company SAP announced today a digital transformation partnership with Khimji Ramdas Group, Oman’s largest business conglomerate, to drive retail and e-commerce market innovation in Oman. Oman’s residents are increasingly interested in new lifestyle and retail experiences, with new malls opening, and regional and global brands enhancing their presence. As a result, the Sultanate’s retail sales are set to reach USD 15.5 billion in 2021, a 12 % increase…

Date: 24/12/2019    Read More

Eshraqa Provides Electric Wheelchairs to SQU Students

Muscat, 15 December 2019 – Continually working towards a better future for the differently-abled; Eshraqa, the social development arm of Khimji Ramdas recently donated 7 electric wheelchairs to the students of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) at an event held to mark International Day of Persons with Disabilities, promoted by the United Nations. This initiative stems from Eshraqa’s ethos to support people from all walks of life to become more productive and…

Date: 23/12/2019    Read More View Clipping

Celebrating the Glorious 49th National Day Eshraqa participates in Muscat Municipality’s Festival “Oman Al Khair”

Muscat, 10th December 2019 As part of its celebration of the 49th National Day, Eshraqa participated in the “Oman Al Khair” Festival organized by Muscat Municipality at Al Amerat Public Park. The social development arm of Khimji Ramdas supported team Zebrine who were the creative designers behind the festival through String Art Artifacts that attracted a large number of visitors between 22 and 29 November 2019. String Art is a freestyle skill crafted with…

Date: 10/12/2019    Read More View Clipping

Eshraqa Donates Childbirth Mannequin to Omani Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Instrumental to bringing innovation and growth to the burgeoning medical sector in Oman, Eshraqa, Khimji Ramdas’ social development arm recently donated a childbirth simulation mannequin to the Omani Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (OSOG). The mannequin will serve a vital purpose towards augmenting skills during childbirth; it was first put to use at the 4th edition of the Master Class of Electronic Fetal Heart Monitoring and Operative Vaginal Delivery workshop held…

Date: 01/12/2019    Read More View Clipping

The 3rd edition of the Roca One Day Design Challenge in Oman gathers 100 architecture and design young talents

Muscat, 25th November 2019 – With nearly 100 participants, the project Echo from Abdullah Al Mandhari has won the first prize of the 3rd edition of the Roca One Day Design Challenge, celebrated on Saturday 2nd in Muscat, Oman. The competition, which took place at the Khimji Ramdas Infra Ghala Campus in Muscat, poses the challenge to young designers and architects of designing against the clock an innovative proposal for the bathroom space that complies with the description…

Date: 25/11/2019    Read More View Clipping

Khimji Ramdas Shipping partners to deploy road trains to link the Khazaen dry port with SOHAR Port & Freezone

Road trains are primarily heavy trucks hauling two or more semi-trailers laden with shipping containers a feature that contributes to greater efficiency and cost savings in the transportation of cargoes. Marafi, the Omani provider of port operation and management services, says there is potential for the deployment of road trains for the first time in Oman to link the new Dry Port at Khazaen Economic City with the gateway SOHAR…

Date: 24/11/2019    Read More

KHIMJI RAMDAS PARTNERS WITH MARAFI AND AL MADINA LOGISTICS SERVICES (SAOC) TO ESTABLISH KHAZAEN DRY PORT

The dry port will be operated in partnership with Marafi, Khimji Ramdas and Al Madina Logistics Services (SAOC) HE Al Futaisi. Minister of Transport: “The dry port will reduce the total cost of outbound and inbound goods” KEC CEO Al Balushi: “The dry port project is a model of a real partnership with the private sector to improve the logistics sector in Oman” Khazaen Economic City (KEC) has today signed…

Date: 17/11/2019    Read More