Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Nawras volunteers head north in Goodwill Journey's 1st phase  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Muscat Daily - 07/07/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) The tenth Nawras Goodwill Journey begins today with the first team of 18 volunteers leaving Muscat to make a lasting impact on the lives of thousands of Omanis.

Said Safrar, chief customer experience officer at Nawras, and several other family and board members gathered at the Nawras campus at Muscat Grand Mall to wish the convoy well as they head north on the first leg. The Nawras volunteers will be stopping first in Qurm, followed by Mussanah and Sohar before driving to Khasab in the northern-most enclave of the sultanate. From there, Nawras volunteers will begin their return to Muscat through Buraimi and Dakhiliyah, arriving home at the Nawras Campus on July 10 after completing a journey of hundreds of kilometres.

Safrar said, ''The Nawras Goodwill Journey has been the cornerstone of our community projects for a decade now, in that time we have touched thousands of lives and given new opportunities to hundreds of people across the country. This year, under the theme of Digital and Family,' we will be contributing to educational programmes run by the Omani Women's Association in each governorate and enhancing the quality of life for children with disabilities as part of our commitment to the long term prosperity of community projects in Oman.''

Over the next two weeks, fasting Nawras volunteers will visit charitable organisations and branches of the Omani Women's Association across the sultanate to donate the latest technology, household items, electrical appliances, and children's gifts and toys to share the spirit of Ramadan during the holy month.

The Nawras website will be providing up to the minute updates on the convoy's progress at www.nawras.om and daily updates on the journey will be available through official Nawras social media platforms.

Video diaries will be uploaded to the Nawras YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/Nawras150 0, and images will be posted during the journey on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Nawras. Nawras volunteers will also be tweeting live on location at www.twitter.com/nawras_oma n with the dedicated hashtag of #RamadanJourney throughout the journey.<


 


Muscat Daily




  MENA News Headlines
 Mar 31 2015 - US Crude Recovery May Be Limited, Natural Gas Braces For Storage DataDailyFX
(MENAFN - DailyFX) Gold slumped on Wednesday as its pricing currency the USD gained on the back of the December FOMCdecision. The removal of the 'considerable time' phrase from the policy statement, ...

 Mar 31 2015 - A noble gesture by UAE's Sheikh Hamdan: paperEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) The decision of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council to donate his Dubai World ...

 Mar 31 2015 - Etihad Airways celebrates arrival of inaugural Alitalia flights from Venice and Milan to Abu DhabiEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, joined celebrations at Abu Dhabi International Airport yesterday to welcome the arrival of its ...

 Mar 31 2015 - UAE's Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research joins local and federal scholarship authorities to activate National Scholarship DatabaseEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) On the instructions of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, to coordinate and unite efforts with all ...

 Mar 31 2015 - UAE's Assistant Under-Secretary for Protocol Affairs at MoFA attends reception at Bangladesh EmbassyEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Shehab Ahmed Mohammed Al Fahim, Assistant Under-Secretary for Protocol Affairs in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, attended a reception last night hosted by ...

 Mar 31 2015 - UAE's Minister of Environment discusses cooperation with Ambassadors of Poland and EritreaEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Dr. Rashid Ahmed bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, has met with Adam Krzymowski, Poland's Ambassador to the UAE, and discussed ways to enhance ...

 Mar 31 2015 - UAE's DLD sponsors fifth cycle of Princess Haya Award for Special EducationEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Dubai Land Department, DLD, has signed a sponsorship agreement with the Princess Haya Award for Special Education, PHASE, to host its fifth cycle due to be held ...

 Mar 31 2015 - Talented Emirati musicians perform for patients across the UAE to aid their recoveryEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) The Abu Dhabi Festival, in association with Mubadala, has brought the popular 'Music in Hospitals' initiative to healthcare facilities across the UAE for the ...

 Mar 31 2015 - UAE's FCA launches customs statistics service on smart phonesEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) The Federal Customs Authority yesterday launched a customs statistics service on its website and a smart phone application to respond to customers' enquiries on ...

 Mar 31 2015 - UAE remains dedicated to covering health needs of Syrian population affected by crisisEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) The UAE is dedicated to fulfilling the financial gap in the health sector of the Syrian refugee population in order to meet their basic humanitarian and health ...

more...


 






Google

Arab Advisors_12th convergence conf

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help