Muscat, 10 Oct 2019: Within the framework to develop and implement the highest standards in Human Resources, Nama Group (NG) and the Omani Society for Human Resources Management (OSHRM) conducted a press conference to announce their strategic partnership on Thursday, 10 October 2019 at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Muscat. The strategic partnership included: career guidance, research and studies related to the labor market, awareness events and exhibitions related to Human Resources. The partnership reflects NG’s commitment to develop the field as the Human Capital is the key to sustainable development of the society and the National Economy.
The partnership aims to exchange experiences and knowledge between the two parties on subjects related to the labor market and to participate in the monthly events held by OSHRM. The partnership also intends to develop joint scientific research and studies on human resources and highlight requirements of the labor market. Further, the press conference included the announcement of OSHRM’s Fifth Annual HR Conference with a strategic sponsorship from Nama Group. The event, entitled “Human Resources at the heart of business”, targets to contribute in building HR capabilities in the Sultanate by providing tools and knowledge in the field.
Commenting on the strategic partnership, Mr. Ibrahim bin Said Al Sulaimani, Executive Manager – Group Human Resources, said: “As part of our commitment to ensure remarkable improvement of Oman’s Human Resources potentials, we decided to establish this strategic partnership in various HR development areas. The partnership will focus on career guidance, research and studies related to the labor market, awareness events and exhibitions about Human Resources.” Al Sulaimani added: “Based on our HR strategic pillar, NG believes that the Human Capital is the key to achieving sustainable development in our local communities and business sectors.”
Regarding the Fifth Annual HR Conference, to be held in December 2019, Dr. Ghalib Saif Al Hosni, Chairman of the Omani Society for Human Resources Management, said: “We are proud to represent a community of professionals who seek to raise the standards of Human Resources management. This year, the HR Conference will be the platform, designed to address core issues as well as discussing the future of Human Resources and what lessons we have learned and are still learning. The participants will observe strategies of the next generation of Human Resources that will help them keep up with the work environment challenges. We would like to thank Nama Group for their interest in OSHRM and the partnership as a contribution to support HR in the Sultanate.”
Mr. Ali Al Abri, OSHRM Board Member and Director of the HR Conference, said: “We are delighted to invite all organizations in Oman and the region to participate in the only HR Summit in the world run by OSHRM in the Sultanate. In the era of globalization and digitization, HR goes beyond the traditional operational role. We encourage HR professionals to discuss and share strategies on how to adapt Human Resources to cope with new realities. OSHRM believes that this conference will provide professional insights in the field of Human Resources. Also, we invite business sectors to support us and the HR field such as Nama Group as a good example in sustaining the National Economy.”
The HR Conference will involve speakers and experts from around the world who will focus on strategies and best practices of Human Resources that will support organizations to build future development projects. Experts will share their insights on the latest topics and issues affecting the Human Resources sector today. The event will highlight the latest business transformation, innovative HR techniques, strategic employee engagement, HR best practices, work environment and other subjects. Participants will also benefit from networking opportunities at this unique conference.