Petrogas E&P offers its support to the Oman Association for Disabled in Muscat
Petrogas E&P, the exploration& production of oil & gas arm of MB Holding Group of Companies places strong emphasis in giving back to the community within which it operates.In keeping with the broad categories identified and finalized by its parent company MB Holding Company, Petrogas E&P has lent its support to the Oman Association for Disabled in Muscat.
Oman Association for Disabled was registered in 1995 pursuant to a Ministerial Decision. It is a Non-Governmental Organisation established to provide support, education and recreational activities for people with disabilities. The association also works towards achieving a better understanding of the needs of people with disabilities in the wider community.
As part of the agreement, Petrogas E&P will provide cerebral palsy wheel chairs, sports wheel chairs, steel wheel chairs and home care bed with mattress to the association.
Iman Al Barwani, Manager – Corporate Communications & CSR, said, “At Petrogas E&P, we always look at new ways in which we can give back to the community. The company is firmly supporting the cause of a socially sustainable society through the implementation of community development programmes such as this one.”
Yahya Al Amri, Chairman, Oman Association for Disabled, adds, “We would like to offer our heartfelt appreciation to Petrogas E&P for this kind gesture. Since our association is non-profit, we rely on the private sector companies to fund our activities and needs. Through this generous contribution, the company has proved that it cares for the community. I hope this gesture encourages other corporates to come forward and support our association.”
Established in 1999, Petrogas E&P is the holding company for MB Group’s Exploration and Production (E&P) assets in Oman, Somaliland and Egypt. Petrogas E&P subsidiaries are engaged in the full range of Oil & Gas activities from exploration through appraisal, development and production.