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Omantel introduces range of offers during Comex 2014
With the launch of Comex 2014, Omantel – the main sponsor of Comex 2014– introduced interesting offers across a wide range of different products and promotional offers during the Sultanate’s most eagerly awaited and attended event.
The presence of Omantel in Comex 2014 as a strategic partner and main participant in the event showcases the latest technical mechanism in the telecommunication world, In addition to Omantel’s experience in being the main communication services provider in the Sultanate, as well as integrated solutions for its business and individual users.
Our promotional offers:
Ali Saleh Al Hadid- Marketing General Manager at Omantel Consumer Unit commented on the promotional offers:” Omantel is always committed to provide its customers with best promotional offers on different products and services, especially at the Sultanate’s major telecom and IT show. The promotional offers are tailored to cover Mada postpaid packages, smart phones, as well as offers for mobile broadband users.
Any new Mada 20, Mada Liberty plus and Mada Infinity plans can get a special silver number worth of RO 50 for Free, with one year commitment. This offer is valid for customers applying for it during Comex 2014. The offer is valid till June 5th 2014 or while stock of promotional silver plans last.
“For all smart phones and tablets lovers, Comex 2014 offers them this year to enjoy range of mobile phones including a free mobile internet usage to add more value to their experience. These smart phones include: Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE, LG Nexus 5, LG G2, BlackBerry Z30, BlackBerry Z10, BlackBerry Q10, Nokia Lumia 920, and Nokia Lumia 820 with 18 months commitment contract. ” He added.
“Moreover, the internet devices which include Wi-Fi modem E5776 supporting the 4G LTE service, Wi-Fi modem E5332 supporting the 3G network, 3G USB modem, Huawei Y320, Samsung Galaxy Pocket and Huawei Mediapad 7” he concluded.
50% Additional Data Allowance Promotion: Furthermore, Al Hadid also indicated that this promotion includes a variety of 4G LTE smartphones: the Samsung Galaxy S4, Note 3 and LG Nexus 5 and LG G2 allowing the customer to get an extra 50% on their mobile broadband plan allowance on every subscription of the monthly mobile broadband plans for 6 months.”
The Marketing General Manager at Consumer unit pointed out that Omantel TV is the first of its kind in the Sultanate, and allows customers with Omantel home broadband (ADSL) to have access to a unique experience to watch a mixture of Live Arabic and English TV channels. Omantel TV offer continues through Comex 2014 up to June 20 2014. For RO1 or RO2 only, customers can enjoy a wide selection of movies at any point of time for up to 48 hours. The latest addition from Omantel offers its valued customers an innovative way of watching a variety of Arabic and English TV channels through their PC’s, laptops and iPads.
Hayyak promotion gives the new customers a free credit of 1 RO which can be used in international, local and video calls, MMS, mobile broadband or friends and family package. However, our offer does not stop here as customers will also get 15 minutes of free talk time to be used for international or local calls and valid for 30 days from the registration date.
Omantel launches its second Sustainability Report 2013
Omantel, the leading integrated communication services provider issued its annual "Sustainability Report" 2013 under the theme 'Your World, Your Oman'. The report reflects Omantel transparency and commitment towards different stakeholders and highlights the economic, social and environmental activities and efforts carried out by the Company during 2013.
The report, which is the issued for the second year to coincide with the Annual General Meeting of the Company, provides a comprehensive overview of the achievements made by Omantel over the past year.
Commenting on the launch of the Sustainability Report 2013 , Laila Mohammed al Wahaibiyah, Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility at Omantel said “The launch of the second sustainability report comes as we strive to embed sustainability in every part of our operations and follows the successful launch of the first report that was released mid of last year. We are proud at Omantel to be one of the leading companies that produce sustainability reports in the Country which reflects our transparency and commitment to all stakeholders”.
“Building on the success of the first report, this year report is issued against the new GRI guidelines (GRI 4). Omantel Board and Management have a firm belief and commitment towards Sustainability as it paves the way for future success" Al Wahaibiyah added.
'The Sustainability Report 2013 provides a comprehensive overview of the activities and events carried out by Omantel in 2013. The report has been divided into three parts namely 'Your world, Your Omantel”, “Your world, Your society” and “Your World, Your Future”. The report provides information about the company's organizational chart, ownership structure, legal status and performance during 2013” she concluded.
Electronic versions of the sustainability report are available in Arabic and English on Omantel website www.omantel.om/sustainability. Omantel is the pioneer provider of leading edge telecommunications services in the Sultanate of Oman connecting individuals, enterprises and government across the country through a state-of-the-art network. By offering an unmatched range of innovative products and after-sales service, Omantel is the market leader. We serve our customers nationwide through online channels, shops and distributors. Omantel is listed on the Muscat Stock Market and trades under the name OTL.OM. For more information, please visit our website www.omantel.om, meet us in one of our shops or call 1234.
Omantel welcomes Comex 2014 visitors with a range of Promotional Offers
Al Lawati: The Company is showcasing extensive number of offers and packages at its shopper and corporate booth along with other activities for all Co
With the launch of Comex 2014, one of the Sultanate’s most eagerly awaited and attended event, Omantel – the Strategic Sponsor of the festival – is set to showcase a wide number of offers at its Shopper and Corporate booth which combines many promotional offers, as well as attractive activities for youth and adults.
Commenting on this, Mohammed Hassan Al Lawati, Acting Senior Manager Corporate Social Responsibility and Events at Omantel said: “the participation in Comex reflects our company’s long-lasting partnership with the Sultanate’s major telecom and IT show and the company’s vision to support sustainable development of the telecomm sector.” “The company is showcasing extensive number of offers and packages at its shopper and corporate stand along with other activities for all Comex visitors.” He added. Promotional offers:
Omantel also showcases bouquet of services, promotional offers and smart phone devices supporting the 4G LTE network at Comex 2014 in addition to silver number for Mada customers. Saleh Mahmood Al Maimani Manager Core Services at Omantel Consumer Unit pointed out that Omantel is always committed to provide its customers with best promotional offers on different products and services, especially at the country’s’ most eagerly awaited and attended event. The promotional offers are tailored to cover Mada postpaid packages, smart phones, as well as offers for mobile broadband users.
“This is your chance to join Omantel’s world where we keep you connected with all the means possible!” This promotion is designed for new Mada subscribers (Mada 20, Mada Liberty plus and Mada Infinity) who can obtain a special silver number for free with one year commitment contract. In addition to another promotion which includes a variety of smartphones such as the Samsung Galaxy S4, Note 3 and LG Nexus 5, LG G2, BlackBerry Z30, BlackBerry Z10, BlackBerry Q10, Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820 with an 18 month commitment contract offer on “Mada Infinity” and “Mada Liberty Plus”.
“Moreover, an additional usage of mobile broadband for both Hayyak and Mada subscribers is provided on top of their existing monthly mobile broadband plan for 6 months for customers who obtained for certain Mada and Hayyak packages.” He added.
“Furthermore, Omantel offers mobile broadband devices which include Wi-Fi modem E5776 supporting the 4G LTE service, Wi-Fi modem E5332 supporting the 3G network, 3G USB modem. In addition to other smart phones like Huawei Y320, Samsung Galaxy Pocket and Huawei Mediapad 7” he concluded. Business solutions for corporate customers: Focusing on the corporate side of Comex 2014, the visitors will also get to know some of the corporate services being offered by Omantel.
Ali Bakhit Kashoob Senior Manager Product Development Corporate said commented on this by saying: “our Corporate Unit at Omantel attaches great attention to provide services that meet the need of our corporate customers, and enhance their productivity. Omantel has focused on introducing many services such as “A’mali 2” which includes shared data, internet modem, data SIM in addition to Corporate Private Network for prepaid and postpaid lines. In addition to “DDoS Detection & Mitigation solution” which protects the networks against DDoS attacks come through providing many data requests so system cannot respond quickly. This also protects the business customers to ensure the smooth flow of data network as high degree of security and trust. Both services will be explained to Comex visitors through presentations that will be shown throughout Comex 2014.
Omantel is the pioneer provider of leading edge telecommunications services in the Sultanate of Oman connecting individuals, enterprises and government across the country through a state-of-the-art network. By offering unmatched range of innovative products and after-sales service, Omantel is the market leader. We serve our customers nationwide through online channels, shops and distributors. Omantel is listed on the Muscat Stock Market and trades under the name OTL.OM. For more information, please visit our website www.omantel.om, meet us in one of our shops or call 1234.
As Strategic Sponsor Omantel to Take Major presence at Comex 2014
Reflecting the long-standing partnership with the Sultanate's major telecom & IT show ,Omantel the leading telecommunication services provider in the Sultanate has announced its Strategic Sponsorship to the telecommunications and information technology exhibition – Comex 2014 that starts on Monday April 7th and last for 5 days.
The company is set to have a major presence at Comex 2014 by showcasing a wide number of offers at its Shopper and Corporate booth - as one of the Sultanate’s most eagerly awaited and attended event - which is designed in a marvelous way that represents the company and its reputation in the society.
Speaking about the sponsorship in Comex 2014, Omantel’s Acting Senior Manager Corporate Social Responsibility and Events, Mohammed Hassan Al Lawati said: “We are delighted to extend our long-standing partnership with the Sultanate’s major IT and Telecom exhibition.
Once again, Omantel has the largest exhibition area at Comex 2014 which recognizes the importance we place on delighting both our individual and corporate customer base during these 5 days. Omantel will have a range of great deals and offers and exciting products that we are confident will attract thousands of people to interact with us next week”
“Omantel has always been a proud supporter of the annual Comex and other major events in the country – helping to ensure their success and we would encourage the public to visit us this year and find out more about the fabulous range of offers we have in store,” added Mr. Al Lawati.
Furthermore, Al Lawati has also indicated that Omantel would be unveiling further details about the special Comex products and offers nearer to the start of the Comex event next week.
Omantel is the pioneer provider of leading edge telecommunications services in the Sultanate of Oman connecting individuals, enterprises and government across the country through a state-of-the-art network. By offering an unmatched range of innovative products and after-sales service, Omantel is the market leader. We serve our customers nationwide through online channels, shops and distributors. Omantel is listed on the Muscat Stock Market and trades under the name OTL.OM. For more information, please visit our website www.omantel.om, meet us in one of our shops or call 1234.
Omantel doubles Home Broadband speeds
More than 90% of Home Broadband customers benefitting from the upgrade across the Sultanate
Omantel – the pioneer integrated telecom services provider in the Sultanate – announced today that it has increased the Home Broadband speeds for its customers across the Sultanate. This step forms part of Omantel strategy to provide its customers with the best broadband experience through the broadest choice, widest coverage, superior quality and now even better with enhanced speeds which also supports the Government plans to transform the Sultanate into a knowledge-based society.
Customers with the Home Broadband plans have already been upgraded to the new speeds based on their individual subscriptions as outlined in the table below. Commenting on this enhancement, Haitham Abdullah Al Kharousi Vice President of Consumer Business Unit at Omantel said “Our strategy at Omantel has always been focused on providing our customers with the best overall broadband experience. As we have invested massively in expanding our fixed network and bringing its reach closer to more customers throughout the Sultanate, we are now able to pass the benefits to our customers by enhancing speeds. With this change, more than 90% of our customers have benefitted from doubling download speeds. In addition, upload speeds have been upgraded to 1 Mbps”.
“The network investments we made through the build out of FTTH networks and rolling out more MSANs “neighborhood exchanges” have also enabled Omantel to provide Home Broadband speeds up to 60 Mbps. As part of Omantel efforts to cater for the different needs of our customers, we are also introducing a new package of 35 Mbps for R.O 55/=”. Customers in Starter, Standard and 2 Mbps plans will now see their speeds reaching 4Mbps. Customers in 5Mbps plan will benefit from a speed of up to 6Mbps while the speed of 40Mbps plan have been upgraded to 60Mbps at the same price.
The new enhancement builds on the recognized uniqueness of Omantel’s unlimited Home Broadband offerings. Through the upgrade and with the unlimited offers, Omantel is positioned to provide unmatched home broadband experience.
“For high usage customers and in particular for those who use their home broadband service for streaming videos and online gaming, we are confident that this upgrade will enhance their experience” Al Kharousi concluded.
Omantel is the pioneer provider of leading edge telecommunications services in the Sultanate of Oman connecting individuals, enterprises and government across the country through a state-of-the-art network. By offering an unmatched range of innovative products and after-sales service, Omantel is the market leader. We serve our customers nationwide through online channels, shops and distributors. Omantel is listed on the Muscat Stock Market and trades under the name OTL.OM. For more information, please visit our website www.omantel.om , meet us in one of our shops or call 1234.
Omantel participates in “SQU Career & Training Opportunities Fair 2014”
Omantel, the leading telecommunication services provider in the Sultanate had participated recently in “SQU Career & Training Opportunities Fair 2014” which was held at the Sultan Qaboos University to exhibit the company’s valued experience to the university students and graduates from various sectors.
Commenting on this Sana Majid Al Jadidi, Recruitment Manager at Omantel HR unit said: “Omantel is keen to meet the fresh graduates who are about to get employed in the market at any public or private sector organizations. This allows the organizations from both sectors to get to know the educational outputs of these educational institutions, by reviewing their CVs or meeting them personally.
“During our participation, we have announced several vacancies to the university students, as well as the graduates. We have also explained Omantel’s approach in announcing these vacancies and how someone can apply for vacancies through the company’s website; which is updated with list of vacancies. We have focused on keeping the application procedure as simple as possible so as to enable the applicants to complete the application process smoothly”.
She added that “We at Omantel are always keen to attract the national candidates. The Omani strength of our organization currently is around 90% of high qualified employees with specialized skills and competences in various functional areas. We are extremely proud of the Omani employees who occupy various leadership positions in Omantel.”
Omantel Recruitment Manager has also indicated that Omantel plays an essential role in training the students in their final years of their studies in order to add the “working experience” to their educational experience.
This helps them in gaining the practical experience which will result in adding creativity to the market after they start working after their graduation. Moreover, throughout the year we have trainees being allocated to various functions and units under the supervision of the capable Omantel staff. This mechanism in our training is directly coordinated with institutions of higher education who nominate a number of students each year.
It is worth mentioning that Omantel is keen in participating in various recruitment and training exhibitions, which are held in the Sultanate with a vision that these exhibitions play a big role in attracting national talent in various areas. For further information please visit our web site www.omantel.om or call contact center on 123
Omantel launches the New “A’amali” service for Small & Medium Companies
Ali Kashoob: This all-in-one innovative service offers our customers reduced high speed ADSL Line Rental, unlimited data usage & free calls
Omantel the leading telecommunication services provider in the Sultanate launched the new “A’amali” service catering for the needs small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The new service enables SMEs to enhance productivity and performance in their business by providing a range of services to serve the sector.
This new “A’amali” service includes an ADSL Line with unlimited speed of 4 Mbps, a fixed line, post-paid & pre-paid SIM cards with corporate private network (CPN) and offers free calls between employees of the same organization. All in one package for a price of R.O 29 per month only.
Commenting on this, Ali Bakhit Kashoob, Senior Manager Product Development at Omantel Business Unit said: “Inspired by the wise government drive to support the Small and Medium Enterprises sector, we at Omantel Business attach great attention to meeting the needs of this important sector and helping them enhance their productivity and improve performance”.
“This all-in-one package offers our SME customers heaps of benefits including reduced high speed ADSL line rental, unlimited data usage, free mobile-to-fixed and fixed-to-mobile calls within the Company lines all for as low as R.O 29/= only per month”. “We believe that this new innovative service will enable SMEs to realize the role expected from them in the economic and social development in the Sultanate, Ali Kashoob concluded.
Omantel has organized the “Omantel SME Business Excellence Awards” in December 2013 for the second consecutive year with a view to celebrate and highlight the efforts of the pioneers of SMEs in the advancement of their work and projects.
Omantel Business is the dedicated Unit providing advanced tailored solutions to the meet the needs of corporate and government customers. Our solutions include a full suite of telecom and hosting services. The solutions leverage a state of the art networks and systems. The MPLS service is the first service to receive an ISO certification. We serve our individual customers through a team of specialized Account Managers. For more information please visit www.omantel.om, send an email to email@example.com or call 24242888.
Omantel hosts Real Madrid and Barcelona players at its head quarter
Being the Strategic Partner in Oman Legends Cup, Omantel the leading telecommunication services provider in the Sultanate hosts today “Thursday” Real Madrid and Barcelona team players at its head quarter in Mawaleh, being an historic visit to Omantel on the sideline of both teams being in the Sultanate for the legends match which will be on Friday March 14 2014 at the Sultan Qaboos complex.
Omantel has prepared a schedule with a mixture of sports, touristic and entertainment theme to welcome the teams in its head quarter, as well as in the Sultanate. The schedule includes an Omani traditional welcoming, along with a small stadium for the team players to do a football show to the public.
Commenting on this Hamdan Al Harrasi General Manager Corporate Communication at Omantel said: “We are pleased with our strategic partnership with Oman Legends Cup which combines Spain’s famous football teams Real Madrid and Barcelona which comes inline with Omantel’s continued support to the sport activities being held in the Sultanate. This match is considered as one of the biggest sport activities in the Sultanate which will contribute also to presenting our country internationally. Part of our partnership, today we are hosting the team players from both teams in our head quarter with variety of traditional and entertainment activities.”
“Our campus is equipped in such way to reflect the nature of the sports to allow greater opportunity for our staff and guests to spend time with the players as well as taking memorial pictures with their favorite ones.
The press conference will also be held today with the presence of both team’s coaches. Through this meeting, we seek to communicate with our customers and the football lovers, specially the youth who used to enjoy watching the legends matches, but this time the experience would be different by watching them live on the stadium and retrieving the old legends memories” He added.
Al Harrasi has also indicated that mantel will offer free Wi-Fi service at the Sultan Qaboos Stadium which will allow the pubic to stay in touch with their loved ones as well as update their profile on social media channels with the match’s updates.
It is worth to mention that Omantel has sponsored several sports activities and events as well as national teams and clubs. It sponsors Oman's football league, now known as the Omantel League. It has also sponsored national teams in various competitions abroad and was also the main sponsor of the annual Tour of Oman, Golf championship, rallies and several other sports, cultural and social competitions. The initiatives of the company have been a clear indication of its leading role in support of the society as whole and Omani sports in particular to achieve more successes at all levels
Omantel to launch iPhone soon
Omantel has announced today it will be offering iPhone 5s, the most forward-thinking smartphone in the world, and iPhone 5c, the most colorful iPhone yet, to the customers soon. Customers may pre-register interest today and get more information at www.omantel.om/iphone. For more information on iPhone, please visit: www.apple.com/iphone.
Omantel launches a new Hayyak Kit promotion
As part of Omantel’s efforts to continuously satisfy the communication needs of its valued customers and in order to enhance customer experience, Omantel - the leading telecommunication services provider in the Sultanate- has launched a new Hayyak Starter Kit promotion. For 2 RO new Hayyak customers can purchase a Hayyak kit that will offer them free 15 minutes of free talk time with 1 RO credit which can be used in international, local and video calls, MMS, mobile broadband or friends and family package. This special promotional offer will be valid till May 30th 2014 and is available for all new Hayyak subscribers including those porting out from other operators.
Omantel has been always focusing on delivering quality services and continue to provide services that are simple to get and easy to use. Hayyak prepaid service enables the customer to be in control of what they spend while enjoying a variety of advance payment methods such as the top-up vouchers or the on-line payment.
Commenting on this new promotion Hamed Al Ghassani promotions manager at Omantel Consumer Unit said: “we are always keen to enrich our customers’ life with the best offers that allow them to stay connected all the time with their families and loved ones.”
“This new Hayyak promotion gives the new customers a free credit of 1 RO which can be used in international, local and video calls, MMS, mobile broadband or friends and family package. However, our offer does not stop here as customers will also get 15 minutes of free talk time to be used for international or local calls and valid for 30 days from the registration date. “added Al Ghassani.
It is worth mentioning that Omantel has the wider network for Mobile Communications in the Sultanate, supporting the Third and Fourth Generation Technology with high quality speed in most governorates of the Sultanate. Omantel has succeeded in linking all areas of the Sultanate with each other and with the outside world through a modern network of fixed and mobile communications along with Internet services. For further information please visit our web site www.omantel.om or call our call center on 1234.
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