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Zubair Small Enterprises Centre (Zubair SEC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Shell Intilaaqah that aims at collaboratively extending support to Omani entrepreneurs and owners of small businesses in the Sultanate.
Shell Development Oman (SDO) has hosted three interns from Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) this summer at its office in Mina Al Fahal. Ibrahim Al Shukri, Al-Anoud Al Musheifri and Moza Al Khadoori recently completed SDO’s two month internship programme, which provided them with the opportunity to gain valuable insight into many of the projects being conducted in SDO and Shell Technology Oman (STO).
A ceremony to celebrate the winners of Shell’s Road Safety Awards 2013 was recently held at the Traffic Safety Institute in A'Seeb under the auspices of His Excellency Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed Al-Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications. The event was attended by Her Excellency Dr. Madiha bint Ahmed Al Shaibaniya, Minister of Education, Chris Breeze, Shell Oman Country Chairman, and a number of undersecretaries and senior officials from the Ministry of Education (MOE), Royal Oman Police (ROP), and Shell Development Oman (SDO).
Shell-Intilaaqah Oman recently signed a memorandum of understanding with Haya Water to support entrepreneurs in Oman
Small, bespectacled, somewhat shy and with a smile that can light up a stadium, 5th Grader Adil Aziz dreams of playing for FC Barcelona when he grows up. Adil is one of 1000 Omani school children mentored by the Shell Development Oman and FC Barcelona Foundation FutbolNet Programme. And, admirable though Adil’s aspirations are, the goal of FutbolNet is not to create professional footballers for the future but something much more ambitious and socially relevant.
Shell Development Oman (SDO) recently held a signing ceremony at its office in Mina al Fahal for two new social investment contracts worth 350,000 USD. The contracts were signed by Chris Breeze, Shell’s Country Chairman in Oman, Irshad Al-Lawati, CEO of the Oman Association for Petroleum Services (OPAL), Khalid M. Asad, Managing Director of the Technical & Administrative Training Institute (TATI), and Lawrence Alva, CEO of the National Training Institute (NTI).
Shell recently signed a contribution agreement with the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) that will help the university in its efforts to compete in Shell’s upcoming Eco-Marathon challenge, scheduled to take place in Manila, the Philippines, in early 2015.
Facilitated by the Oman Economic Review (OER), the event provided a forum for discussion about in-country value (ICV) in Oman.
Shell-Intilaaqah Oman held the first in a series of scheduled graduation ceremonies for the Omani entrepreneurs who recently completed Intilaaqah’s Entrepreneurial Development Programme (IEDP). Further ceremonies are expected to be held in Sur, Nizwa, Sohar, and Salalah throughout May and June.
Shell recently participated in the 9th Annual Asset Integrity Management Summit held in Muscat providing a forum for discussions and workshops about how best to protect people and facilities in high risk environments.
On March 29th 2014, Shell Development Oman (SDO) switched off all nonessential lighting in a bid to support the global initiative “Earth Hour.”
This year’s Oil & Gas West Asia (OGWA) exhibition and Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) conference, held in Muscat, Oman, further raised Shell’s profile as a leader of EOR technology and as a company committed to the communities in which it operates.