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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


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

“Eshraqa supports the 1st Book Fair in Al Batinah North Region, Sohar”

Committed to stimulating a reading culture in various parts of the Sultanate; Eshraqa, the social development arm of Khimji Ramdas lent support to the 1st Book Fair organized by the Ministry of Heritage and Culture in Sohar, Al Batinah North Governorate. Inaugurated under the auspices of HE Dr. Humoud bin Khalfan Al Harthy, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Heritage and Culture, the exhibition opened its doors to the public from 24…

Date: 11/11/2019    Read More

Roca One Day Design Challenge comes to Oman after past years’ success in participation

The International Design Competition promoted by Roca is already present in 13 cities all around the world this year The participants will face the challenge of designing innovative products related to the bathroom space in just one day Roca One Day Design Challenge When: 2nd November 2019 Schedule: from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm – Welcome, briefing and design of projects 5:30 pm – Beginning of jury deliberation From 7:30 pm – Award…

Date: 03/11/2019    Read More

KR Inks eLearning MoU with International Maritime College Oman

30 October, Muscat: Eshraqa, the social development arm of Khimji Ramdas (KR) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Maritime College Oman (IMCO) to set up the Eshraqa e-Learning Center. The project, which will be completed in 2020, commemorates the 50th National Day in conjunction with 150 outstanding years of growth for Khimji Ramdas in the Sultanate. The MoU was signed by Nailesh Khimji, Director, Khimji Ramdas and Dr. Hilal…

Date: 30/10/2019    Read More View Clipping

Eshraqa Khimji Ramdas Celebrates Omani Women’s Day

Muscat, 21 Oct. 19: Marking the achievements of Omani women in the community, Eshraqa, the social development arm of Khimji Ramdas (KR) celebrated Omani Women’s Day on Thursday, 17th October 2019. The event recognised the invaluable contribution of female employees at KR and paid tribute to their work-life balance. Omani Women’s Day celebrations highlight the pivotal role of women in society and acknowledge the challenges they face in within the delicate home…

Date: 27/10/2019    Read More View Clipping

Khimji Ramdas brings Electrolux Home Appliances to Oman Swedish Thinking. Better Living.

Oman, 16 October, 2019: Electrolux, the global leader in appliances for household and professional use has entered into a strategic partnership with Khimji Ramdas to launch its innovative product range in the Sultanate of Oman. Electrolux brings 100 years of experience in creating the highest quality products, and will be offering its customers in Oman a wide range of freestanding and built in appliances with exciting features. Having maintained its leadership…

Date: 16/10/2019    Read More

Pizza Hut Wows customers in Oman with ‘WOW’ Triple offer

Muscat, XX September 2019 – Pizza Hut, the pizza restaurant known for serving and delivering scrumptious pizzas, pastas and starters have re-launched, their popular ‘WOW’ triples offer for the second consecutive year. This popular offer, which packs quantity, value and taste in a bundle, will be kicked off in the month of October 2019 and will run for a limited time period only. Available now at Pizza Hut locations across the…

Date: 06/10/2019    Read More View Clipping

Eshraqa KR Employees spend quality time with Association of Early Intervention children

Muscat,25 September 2019: Investing in the future of disabled children, Eshraqa, the social development arm of Khimji Ramdas recently donated valuable contributions in kind to the Association of Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities to assist in smooth operations for the betterment and development of disabled children. This endeavour, gesture of commitment to empowering valued segments of society; serves as another step forward for Eshraqa in support of the community through…

Date: 30/09/2019    Read More View Clipping

Takatuf KR-Eshraqa Scholar Ready for Stanford University

22 September 2019Muscat, Oman: Building on its premise of a stronger, advanced nation, Eshraqa, the social development arm of Khimji Ramdas has given shape to the Takatuf Scholarship programme for deserving Omani youth since 2016. With financial assistance towards six years of overseas education; the educative initiative, over the years, has changed lives while influencing more students to achieve their aspirations. The Takatuf Scholarship Programme, a unit within Takatuf Oman, has…

Date: 23/09/2019    Read More View Clipping
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