Petrogas E&Pjoins hands with Azaiba Health Center to provide essential aids
As an extension of its commitment to support communities within which they operate, Petrogas E&P, member of MB Holding Grouprecently provided Azaiba Health Centre with essential aids. The Health Centre located in the capital region, provides basic health care to residents. It houses an in-patient and out-patient department, dental clinic, child & mother care centre as well as a diabetes centre. It also offers assistive & diagnostic services.
On the occasion of the signing ceremony, Yasser Al Mughairy, GM – HR, Admin & IT, Petrogas E&P, said, “As a leading corporate, Corporate Social Responsibility is at the heart of our philosophy. According to a recent report published International Diabetes Federation (IDF) the number of diabetics in Oman is expected to rise 124 percent between 2012 and 2030. Oman is currently ranked 14th in the MENA region and 114th in the world in terms of diabetes prevalence. Hence we thought it is prudent to partner with Azaiba health Centre is their mission to prevent as well as raise awareness of diabetes.”
He continued, “Good health equals a happy and healthy life, so when the Azaiba Health Center came to us with this proposal, we agreed to support them. Through this partnership, we will be better equipped to help the community.”
Dr. Hanan Abdullah Mohammed Al Mahrouqi, Senior Consultant, Family Medicine & President of Azaiba Health Center, added, “We are grateful for the generous contribution from Petrogas E&P, which will allow us continuously provide quality health care to all our patients. Access to quality health care remains a hallmark of the right of all people to live in dignity and good care. We at the health center remain committed to providing the best possible standard of care.”
Established in 1999, Petrogas E&P is the holding company for MB Group’s Exploration and Production (E&P) assets in Oman, Egypt& Somaliland. Petrogas E&P subsidiaries are engaged in the full range of Oil & Gas activities from exploration through appraisal, development and production.