Nawras launches SMS charity donation service - Oman
Nawras, the Sultanate's most customer-friendly mobile operator, has announced the launch of new SMS charity donation service to its customers. An official ceremony to mark the occasion was organised under the auspices of Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan Al Busaidy, undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior and vice-president of the Oman Charitable Organisation (OCO) at the Nawras store in Ruwi.
The event was attended by Nawras chairman Sheikh Saif bin Hashil Al Maskery, Nawras board members and other senior OCO and Nawras company representatives. Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan Al Busaidy, who used the opportunity to officially inaugurate the Nawras Ruwi store, carried out a live demonstration in front of the local media by simply sending an SMS with the content 'Donate' to the number 90095 and type the word 'Donate' and received a confirmation SMS that said: "Thank you for your donation of 199 baisas + 10 baisas SMS charge. The total amount of 209 baisas will be passed on to Oman Charitable Organisation.