Omantel will organize a celebration today (Tuesday) to announce the winners of the Omantel Business Excellence SME Awards. The celebration will be held under the auspice of HE Hamood Sangour Al Zadjali-Executive President of the Central Bank of Oman , CEOs and entrepreneurs.
Omantel has earlier announced last October the opening of registration for the fourth version of Omantel Business Excellence SME Awards .Applicants compete at the six main categories of the award namely, Best Performing Company - Small Enterprise, Best Performing Company - Medium Enterprise, Best New Entrant, Turnaround Success Story of the Year, Community Contribution and Best Business Idea for the year .The award comes in line with Omantel's efforts to support SME sector and recognise the successful entrepreneurs.
Commenting on the ceremony, Shaikha Hamid Al Awfi, Manager Marketing Communications at Omantel Business Unit said ' Omantel is committed to supporting the growth of SMEs by all means to ensure their viability and competitiveness in the marketplace. The turnout for this version of edition of Omantel Business Excellence SME Awards has been great by the SMEs operating in different sectors in the various governorates" "All applications were assessed by independent assessors that include Ernst & Young and a number of SME experts. The winner of each category award has been selected according to very clear and transparent criteria", she added.
Omantel Business Unit provides advanced communication solutions that meet the needs of the different public and private customers. These services enable customers to remain connected with their customers as well as local and foreign partners. These solutions focus on the best communication services. The MPLS by Omantel is the first service that gets the ISO certification. Omantel provides its services to governmental organizations as well as business community through experienced account managers. Omantel has been voted by Brand Finance as the most valuable brand in the Sultanate for the fifth consecutive year as well as the most trusted brand in telecom sector in Oman as revealed by Oman Economic Review brand survey.