Muscat, Oman. On Tuesday the 23rd of December, OIG (Oman International Group SAOC), opened new staff accommodation facilities in Ghala, Muscat. The accommodation was officially opened by His Highness Sayyid Hareb Bin Thuwaini Al Said and Sheikh Aflah Al Rawahy, the Chairman of OIG who said, “It is with great pride we are opening this new facility for our staff. It is the second such facility we have completed this year alone, taking the number to five in the past four years.” The new accommodation block has been built by AHT (Al Hajiry Trading) and incorporates sleeping accommodation, kitchen facilities, prayer room, a training room and a recreation room. The modern kitchen facilities can cater for the preparation of meals for approximately 1500 staff per day.
Board Directors and Senior Management were also present for the opening. “OIG is committed to providing high quality living conditions for our employees,” said Mr Tim Vallancey, CEO of OIG “and by providing them with modern accommodation and facilities for praying and relaxation makes this obtainable. Our staff work hard and it is important they have the ability and means to relax and enjoy some down time too. This all adds up to greater job satisfaction and productivity.”
The new facilities took 14 months to complete and are in line with OIG’s building policy to provide high quality accommodation for its staff. It will accommodate Labourers, Supervisors, Lead Hands and Kitchen staff.
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