Ooredoo inspires visitors with exciting activities at Muscat Festival
In line with its theme, ‘Be Inspired’, Ooredoo is offering an exciting anddiverse range of activities for visitors to the Muscat Festival this year. Open from 15 January to 14 February,this year’s festival focus is on children and families and Ooredoo promises to provide a fun and enriching experience.
The first participation for Ooredoo since the rebrand, the company is sponsoring the Kids Village at Al Amerat Park to bring families some exciting new experiences,including a specially designed maze, painting competitionsand other fun activities on the Ooredoo stage. These events will aim to inspire the little visitors to do more, have a great time and hone their talents and skills at the same time.
Ooredoo stands at Naseem Park in Seeb and Al Amerat Park will feature their exciting range of products and services with champions available to assist new and current customers with a host of different offers. Visitors will be able to learn about More Credit, More Internet and Shahry plans and also take up the great iPhone 6 and Note 4 offers.Showcasing its digital capabilities and network strength, the Ooredoo stands promise to engage crowds and there’s even an augmented reality show, giving visitors a truly unique experience.
Raed Dawood, Director of Government Relations and Corporate Affairs at Ooredoo, said, “Our commitment to bringing different experiences that suit our customers remains our focus. In keeping with the Festival’s theme this year, ‘Oman Fascinates’, we wanted to give visitors an opportunity to look deeper into our way of doing things, to see how we care for our customers, how we connect with them at every stage of their lives and how we challenge ourselves to continue to do better for them. We are confident that each and every visitor will enjoy their Ooredoo experience at Muscat Festival this year, no matter their age.”
Muscat festival is Oman’s biggest cultural and historical event showcasing an exhibition of local and international traditions, art and consumer goods.The Festival is expecting to attract over 2 million visitors from across Oman and the region to enjoy the entertainment shows, carnival and shopping wonders.
More information about Ooredoo’s products and services can be found online onwww.ooredoo.om.
Omani Qatari Telecommunications Company SAOG (“Ooredoo”) was founded and registered in the Sultanate of Oman in December 2004. It launched its service in March 2005 as the challenger mobile operator in Oman, originally operating under the name Nawras. The Company was awarded the second fixed licence in Oman in 2009, and launched its international gateway in April 2010, its corporate fixed and broadband services in May 2010, and its residential fixed and broadband services in June 2010. Since 2010, Ooredoo has been an integrated services telecommunications operator and is currently serving over 2 million customers across the Sultanate. Following a successful IPO on 1 November 2010, Ooredoo is listed on the Muscat Stock Market (MSM) under the “ORDS” ticker. Ooredoo is majority owned by Ooredoo Q.S.C. and also has a number of significant Omani shareholders which ensures that the company is strongly integrated into the Omani society. Ooredoo has won a number of awards including Jury’s Distinction Award for Customer Service Excellence in the telecom sector 2013, Leading Telecommunications Company at the Arab Achievement Awards 2013, Best Operator Network at the Telecoms World Middle East 2013 Awards and a number of awards for their outstanding campaigns at the Dubai Lynx Awards in February 2014.
About Ooredoo Group
Ooredoo is a leading international communications company delivering mobile, fixed, broadband internet and corporate managed services tailored to the needs of consumers and businesses across markets in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia. As a community-focused company, Ooredoo is guided by its vision of enriching people’s lives and its belief that it can stimulate human growth by leveraging communications to help people achieve their full potential. Ooredoo has a presence in markets such as Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Algeria, Tunisia, Iraq, Palestine, the Maldives, Myanmar and Indonesia. The company was named “Best Mobile Operator of the Year” at the World Communication Awards 2013.
The company reported revenues of US$9.3 billion in 2013 and had a consolidated global customer base of more than 95 million people as of 31 December 2013. Ooredoo’s shares are listed on the Qatar Exchange and the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange.