Bank Sohar Names Winners of Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme Monthly Draws

Press release
Published August 15th, 2018 - 11:40 GMT
During the event
During the event

Bank Sohar recently held its sixth monthly draw for the Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme during its second roadshow at the Salalah Tourism Festival, rewarding 45 lucky customers for their financial prudence. Under the patronage of Eng. Abdul Qadir Ahmed Alawi Al Haddad, Deputy Head of Dhofar Municipality, the event witnessed an exciting line-up of entertainment followed by the announcement covering the General, Children’s, Women’s, Exclusive, and Special Branch Draws.

In representation of the bank Mr. Rajeev Arora, DGM and Head of Retail Banking, was joined by Mr. Khamis Masoud Al Rahbi, Senior AGM Retail Banking, Mr. Redha Al Lawati, Senior Chief Manager of Retail Liabilities and Sales, and Mr. Amur Said Al Amri, Senior Chief Branch Manager in Salalah. With a view to further increase reach of its scheme, the bank delivered an array of exciting activities including stage performances, games, raffles, and musical events amidst the excitement of the draws. 

Mr. Rajeev Arora, DGM and Head of Retail Banking at Bank Sohar, said, “Our draws delivered great excitement amidst an array of entertainment activities during the bank’s first ever attendance of the Salalah Tourism Festival. My heartiest congratulations go out to the winners who are now reaping the benefits of making prudent decisions that result in greater financial security. The scheme has rewarded over 800 loyal customers to date and will see around another 600 before the end of the year. In its commitment to banking excellence direct customer engagement takes precedence at Bank Sohar; and as a critical area of focus direct interactions with our customer base are very important, particularly in the ‘Year of You’ where our understanding of customer sentiment and market demand are used to fuel the growth of our product and service portfolio”.

The Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme 2018 Monthly Draws witnessed Salah Khalifa Al Haikmani from Al Khaboura Branch and Ali Mohammed  from MBD Branch win OMR 5,000 under the General Draw category; whilst Al Ghalia  Al Mawali (Minor) from Al Azaiba Branch and Sanaa  Al Balushi (Minor) from Al Qurum Branch collected OMR 500 each in the Children’s Draw; in addition to Raya  Al Balushi from Ibra Branch and R. M. (Minor) from Al Azaiba Branch scooping OMR 2,500 each in the Women’s Draw; and Nasser Abdullah from Saham Branch and Hams Hilal (Minor) from Al Suwaiq Branch taking OMR 10,000 in the Exclusive Draws. 

The monthly Special Branch Draw witnessed customers from each of the bank’s branches win OMR 1,000 each. This included Hamad Al Derie as the lucky winner from the Al Buraimi Branch, N.A. Al Zidi and Saifuddin Abdulkader Katabji Wala from the Al Azaiba Branch, Raya  Al Isaee and Salim  Al Shibli from the Sohar Branch, R. A. (Minor)and A. A. from the Barka Branch, M. O. from the Ibri Branch, Maktoum Abdullah  Al Sinani from the Al Khaboura Branch, Bahiya  AL Balushi and S. B. Y. from the Al Qurum Branch, Malallah Al Zadjali from the Al Khoudh Branch, Mohammed Nasser from the Sinaw Branch, Salim Al Wahaibi from the Privilege Banking Branch, Ahmed Awadh from the Salalah Branch, Nasser Sulaiman and Yaqeen Moosa  (Minor)from the (MBD) Branch, Hisham Al Hasni from the A’Seeb Branch, M. S. M. from the Sur Branch, Malik Ahmed from the Al Khuwair Branch, Mohammed Al Wadhahi from the Ibra Branch, Issa Khamis from the Nizwa Branch, A.S.M. from the Ruwi Branch, Saif  Al Darmaki from the Shinas Branch, Khalid  Al Nofli from the Suwaiq Branch, and Tahera Begum from Al Quriyat Branch, Ali Said from the Jaalan Bani Bu Ali Branch, Sulaiman  Al Maashri from the Al Amerat Branch, H. Al Nasseri from the Bahla Branch, Abhishek Sukumar  from the Avenues Mall Branch, Lafi l Al Saidi from the A’Rustaq Branch, Khalifa Zayid and Hanan Al Saaidi from the Saham Branch, Bilqees Ashraf from the Mabella Branch, Meshaal Al Aamri (Minor) from the Musannah Branch, Hussain  AL Zaabi (Minor) from Al Watayya branch, and Maryam Abdullah from Khasab branch.

Under the bank’s general draws the 2018 edition of Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme offers a chance to win OMR 1,000 daily, as well as OMR 5,000 monthly (2 winners), and OMR 20,000 at year’s end (4 winners). Awarding minors and encouraging them and their parents to save, the Children’s Draw offers OMR 100 daily, OMR 500 monthly (2 winners), and OMR 2,500 at year’s end (4 winners). Incorporating the female segment of the customer base, the scheme offers dedicated female draws of OMR 500 daily, OMR 2,500 monthly (2 winners), and OMR 10,000 at year’s end (4 winners). Rewarding those that save more, the Exclusive Draws offer OMR 1,500 daily, OMR 10,000 monthly (2 winners), and OMR 50,000 at year’s end (4 winners). Ensuring that it rewards customers at each and every branch, special branch draws offer OMR 1,000 monthly for one lucky winner in each respective locale nationwide.

To become eligible customers need to maintain a minimum monthly average balance of OMR 100 for the daily general, children’s, and ladies draws; the monthly children and branch draws; as well as the Children’s Draw at year’s end. Entry into the monthly and annual selection requires a minimum monthly average balance of OMR 1,000. Eligibility to the monthly female and general draws; as well as the year’s end ladies and General Draws, customers need to maintain a minimum monthly average balance off OMR 1,000. Maintaining a minimum monthly average balance of OMR 10,000 entitles customers to enter the Exclusive Daily, monthly, and yearly draws. Account holders have four entries for every minimum average balance maintained in any of the above draws. Children’s accounts receive double the chance of winning. Saving accounts that are maintained in AED, GBP and USD are also eligible to participate in the Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme. Customers seeking additional benefits from saving without participating in prize draws should contact the bank to discuss high interest accounts.

For more information on Bank Sohar visit or call 24730000. You can also follow the bank on Facebook at, on Instagram at, or join the conversation on Twitter @banksohar_excel.

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Sohar International

At Sohar International, we believe that our customers deserve nothing less than excellence. That is why we constantly strive to maintain and further enhance our position as one of Oman’s leading banks. We reiterate our commitment to create the finest banking solutions, services and products that will make us unique, distinct and different – like the proud heritage of Oman. As Oman’s economy experiences sustained growth and the non-petroleum sector emerges as an important economic force, we present ourselves as a 'one-stop financial super-mall' catering to the diverse needs of our individual and corporate customers.


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