(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) National Bank of Oman's (NBO) Qaranqasho carnival held recently at Qurum attracted a large number of visitors. Children and youngsters, mostly Omanis, gathered on the ground floor of the complex to participate in the evening's activities.
The children were excited to see the venue decorated with streamers and cartoon character balloons, which they happily took home at the end of the evening.
Each activity of the evening was planned out with utmost care by the NBO team. The host of fun-filled games, face painting, magic show, spin-the-wheel, caricature artist, on-the-spot-prizes, was appreciated and enjoyed by all age groups.
In keeping with the occasion, special Qaranqasho related games were also conducted which were enjoyed by the Omani children in particular. The caricaturist was kept busy by both kids and adults. Ice-cream and popcorn were distributed free to all those present at the carnival. The unique on the spot' free photo opportunity was also very warmly received " participants, especially the kids, were delighted to take home a personalised memento.
The bank always takes pride in organising unique and exciting events for customers. NBO's carnivals are an ideal opportunity for members of the community to meet informally and for children to have an entertaining and enjoyable evening with family and friends. Speaking on the occasion, Abdul Qadir bin Ahmed, NBO's assistant general manager " branch sales and distribution, said, Qaranqasho is synonymous with children. We are delighted to have organised a carnival especially for them on this important day.
Today's turn out has been exceptional " indeed an endorsement of our belief in the importance of organising regular events for children and the community at large''.
NBO is the first local bank in the sultanate founded in 1973 and today has a network of 67 branches and 173