The JSRS RIYADA e-Marketplace
The JSRS RIYADA e-Marketplace was conceptualised and hosted at OGWA 2018 by businessgateways for the first time. It showcased JSRS certified RIYADA (SME) companies for potential In-Country Value (ICV) project awards. The e-Marketplace was a resounding success with large participation from exhibitors, visitors, participants, and government organisations. The visitors gained
Information and Investment Readiness
Mr. Raed Ali, People and Change Expert from Oman India Fertiliser Company (OMIFCO), a joint initiative by the Governments of Oman & India, presented their SME development program called WASEL at the JSRS RIYADA e-Marketplace. The WASEL program is aimed to support Omani owned SMEs with at least 3 years in business to scale up, by providing state-of- the art business advisory support to propel them towards greater levels of success and financial stability.
Special Schemes to Support Oman's ICV Initiative
The SME Development Fund of Oman presented on the various measures and special schemes for supporting the In-Country Value initiatives of the Sultanate. The organization’s holistic approach towards the In-Country Value initiative was visible as the presentation showcased the importance given to ‘skill development’ a key fundamental building block, being put in place to ensure the success of the visionary initiative.
The B2B meetings paved a way for International and Large Omani companies to form business partnerships with RIYADA companies. One of the major highlights at OGWA 2018 was the newly introduced JSRS RIYADA e-Marketplace hosted by businessgateways. The e-Marketplace showcased over 100+ JSRS certified RIYADA (Omani SME) companies to international
Daleel's Local Partnership
This presentation was aimed at Omani and international companies, by showcasing Daleel’s commitment in the development and support of local SMEs of Oman. Speaking at the JSRS RIYADA e-Marketplace held at OGWA 2018. Mr. Ghassan Fadhal Bait Bin Saleem, In Country Value Analyst inDaleel Petroleum presented details of their engagement with the local companies & SMEs in the past as well as future scope and plans.