MUSCAT: On the occasion of Bank Sohar completing eight years of banking excellence and with the objective of sharing this joyous occasion with the community it serves, Bank Sohar recently launched a competition on its Instagram page ( offering RO800 in cash prizes.

As part of the eight-year celebrations, all visitors to the bank’s Instagram page are invited to participate in a photography/videography competition that revolves around the number ‘8’ in any of its manifestations.

The contest which will continue till May 4, taking in entries based on the predetermined criterion, following which the best eight entries will be shortlisted by the bank’s executive management. The eight selected entries will then be shared on the bank’s official Instagram page for voting purposes in order to identify the top three winners of the competition.

To the top three receiving the most likes, Bank Sohar will give away RO400 to the contestant placing first, RO300 to the second and RO100 to the third.

Commenting on the launch of the contest, Mazin Mahmood al Raisi, AGM and head of marketing and publicity said, “In celebration of Bank Sohar’s eight year of successful operations in the sultanate, it was our objective to engage our followers in an innovative manner, as well as reward them for their creativity.

Bank Sohar greatly values social media as an important means to communicate with customers and build strong and lasting relationship with them. Our previous Instagram competitions have received great responses from our followers and we understand the importance of photos and videos as a medium of effectively connecting with them. We look forward to seeing all the entries in the contest.”

SOURCE: Muscat Daily