News : Al Raffd Fund Launches Entrepreneurs Call Centre in Oman
Muscat, Oman Jan 6, 2015 -- A celebration was held today at Hurmoz Grand Hotel at Airport Heights Under the auspices of Dr. Hamad bin Said al- Oufi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries for Fisheries and Deputy Chairman of Al Raffd Fund to launch Al Raffd Fund Entrepreneurs' Call Centre.
The centre aims at facilitating the services provided by the Fund, answering the queries of callers on how to benefit from the Fund and receive their proposals and views in this regard. The Centre will save the entrepreneurs' time and effort by providing them with transparent, accurate and clear answers.
Dr. Hamad bin Said Al Oufi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries for Fisheries and Deputy Chairman of the Al Raffd Fund said that the launching of the Al Raffd Fund Call Centre is a new service for entrepreneurs as it will provide them with answers on its finance programs and services.
He added that by the end of November 2014, the Al Raffd Fund availed finance loan to many service, business, industrial and agricultural projects. The Fund will announce this year the provision of loan for new sectors, such as tourism, spare parts and wholesale'.
Dr. Al Oufi described the cooperation between Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Al Raffd fund as 'integrated' and that these initiatives done jointly by OCCI and the Fund serve the interests of entrepreneurs and the Omani economy as well.
Tariq bin Sulaiman Al Farsi, CEO of the Al Raffd Fund delivered a speech where he pointed out that the centre comes within the initiatives made to promote entrepreneurship culture and facilitate interaction between the Al Raffd Fund and entrepreneurs.
He added that the Al Raffd Fund officials and employees are doing their best to improve and develop the services provided by the Fund to activate the role played by SMEs in the sustainable development of the national economy'.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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