2017 Media releases
News and Media releases of 2017.
Nov 27, 2017
Muscat, Oman – 27 November 2017 -- Shell Oman concluded a week-long campaign for the 47th National Day which featured a 1965 Corvette which visited some of Oman’s remarkable landmarks and highlighted the Sultanate’s story of growth, progress, and diverse beauty Salim Al Amri and Hussain Al Bahrani, employees of Shell Oman, took the classic red corvette on a journey passing by 47 Shell Service Stations to spread the joy and spirit of the occasion with members of the community.
Nov 19, 2017
Muscat - 19 November 2017: Shell Oman's latest #journey2remember campaign has been launched to celebrate the 47th National Day. The campaign features a classic car that will visit some of Oman's remarkable landmarks that highlight the Sultanate's story of growth, progress, and its diverse beauty.
Nov 13, 2017
Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) and Shell Oman signed an agreement for a student team from the University to participate in the Shell Eco-marathon Asia, that will take place in early 2018. The agreement was signed by His Excellency Dr. Ali Saud Al Bimani, Vice Chancellor of Sultan Qaboos University, Chris Breeze, Shell’s Country Chairman in Oman, and Mohammed Mahmood Al Balushi, Shell Oman Marketing Company’s Chief Executive Officer.
Nov 08, 2017
Muscat: Shell in Oman and the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) inked an agreement that will allow a student team from GUtech to participate in the eighth round of Shell Eco-marathon Asia taking place in early 2018. This will be the fourth time for Team Megalodon from GUtech to participate in Shell Eco-marathon with an energy-efficient vehicle in the diesel prototype category. They will be racing alongside students from universities, colleges and technical institutes across 16 other countries from across Asia, Middle East and Africa.
Oct 31, 2017
Shell Oman Marketing Company has recently announced the “Win with Shell App” campaign, a social media based contest that is sure to delight customers throughout the Sultanate.
Sep 18, 2017
Shell Oman organized a special ceremony to recognize the student teams that represented Oman in Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2017, which was held in Singapore earlier this year.
Aug 07, 2017
In line with Shell Oman’s continuous efforts to being a model for successful local talent development, it has launched its annual summer internship program this year hosting 24 Omani students from various local and international colleges and universities.
Jul 31, 2017
As part of their ongoing efforts to promote road safety in the Sultanate, Shell Oman, Petroleum Development Oman and Oman OLNG have launched a collaborative road safety awareness raising campaign in Salalah in coordination with the Royal Oman Police (ROP) and Oman Road Safety Association (ORSA).
Apr 02, 2017
Muscat, Sultanate of Oman - Shell Oman Marketing Company continued its annual tradition to support the Career and Training Fair at Sultan Qaboos University. The three-days exhibition was organized by the SQU Career Guidance Centre between 14-16 March 2017 to provide employment and training opportunities for tertiary education students from the Sultanate and help prepare them for their future careers.
Mar 29, 2017
Muscat, Sultanate of Oman- National Ferries Company SAOC and Shell Oman Marketing Company SAOG have entered into an agreement for supply and delivery of Marine Gas Oil to NFC’s fleet of vessels at all the ports in which NFC currently operates in the Sultanate of Oman. The bunkering agreement between Shell Oman and NFC is for a period of 3 years.
Mar 02, 2017
Road Safety remains a core pillar of Shell and its Social Investment Programme in Omanwhich has introduced a number of initiatives focusing on all individuals in society including children, parents, teachers, students, and bus drivers, with the aim of making road safety a way of life. Shell played an important role in establishing and supporting Oman’s first public association dedicated to Road Safety – “The Oman Road Safety Association” (ORSA).
Mar 02, 2017
Shell Oman Marketing Company and Shell Development Oman signed an agreement with Dar Al Atta Association to sponsor the Big Give Competition that will take place later this year.
Feb 09, 2017
In line with the Company’s commitment to corporate social responsibility, Shell Oman Marketing Company announced an initiative to support the Oman Association for Disabled (OAD) during a visit to the Association by a delegate from Shell Oman led by Mohammed Mahmood Al Balushi, CEO at Shell Oman, along with representatives from the senior management and staff from the two organizations.