Impact Investments could guide the way for financial inclusion in Africa, as the right balance of profit-based investments and a developmental mind-set is key to bridge the gap between the haves and the have-nots in the fast growing continent. Globally, Africa lags behind other developing regions in financial inclusion with only 23% of adults holding
Started in 1982, the National Private School (NPS) is one of the best private schools in Muscat, in a competitive market where private schooling is in high demand. A majority of new generation Omani parents tend to send their children to private school because of the flexibility provided in choice of curriculum as well as
In a fast growing continent where the poor are growing poorer as the rich grow richer, impact investments might be the only lasting solution to bridge the rich-poor divide with much-needed social infrastructure. Could the continent finally be headed for a stable economic future, away from the shadow of volatile resource prices? A preliminary analysis
Al Nasser Dairy Shop was established in 2007 by Mr. Mohammad Badarneh of Irbid. The business produces all its dairy products from fresh milk supplied by a local supplier from nearby dairy farms.
It is often seen that entrepreneurs overlook human resource planning, or simply stated, people planning, in the early stages of their business. However, people planning is an integral part of business strategy
With the Duqm port seeing its first shipment of Dolomite on Thursday, 25 February 2016, Duqm Crushers looks set on the path to success. The company, a client of the Nomou Oman Fund, was one of the first companies to use the Duqm
Entrepreneurship is in Sello Mahlangu’s blood. He started selling boiled sweets to neighbours at the age of 12, when he realised that he had to create opportunities to rise above his circumstances.