OIH (Orascom Investment Holdings) is a holding company that has investments in companies with operations mainly in Egypt, North Korea, Lebanon and other North African and Middle Eastern countries. The activities of OIH are mainly divided into its GSM, Media and Technology, and Cable businesses. The GSM activities include mobile telecommunications operations in Egypt, North Korea and Lebanon. The Media and Technology division consists of OT Ventures/Intouch Communications Service and the OT Ventures Internet portals and other ventures in Egypt, including LINK Development, ARPU+ and LINKonLINE. The Cable business focuses on the management of cable networks.
M/s Orastar Limited is a company registered under the laws of British Virgin Islands. The main activity of the company is investments with a wide-ranging portfolio of marketable securities, cash, and private investments in a diverse range of business areas which provide unique products and services of the highest quality. Being on the path to enter into an extensive property portfolio and emerging market private equity investments, it is bringing robust value to the shareholders.
H.E. Dr. Omar
Bin Abdul Mone’m Al Zawawi
Omani businessman, Omar Bin Abdul Mone’m Al Zawawi has been a leading figure in the economic development of the Sultanate of Oman since 1970 and adviser on foreign policy matters to Sultan Qaboos bin Sa’id Al ‘Bu Sa’id since 1974. His early education was in Bombay and his schooling continued in Beirut and then at Cairo University where he earned his medical degree. Upon graduation he practiced medicine for a time in Saudi Arabia. He later studied medical economics at Harvard University. He’s operating under the umbrella of the Omar Zawawi Establishment (the OMZEST Group), quickly developed a wide range of businesses that played an active role in the economic development of Oman. The OMZEST Group has over 75 wholly owned and associate companies. The Group is one of the Oman Sultanate’s premier and diversified business Groups. The Group’s Chairman, H.E. Dr. Omar Bin Abdul Mone’m Al Zawawi is Special Advisor for External Liaison to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, and a leading entrepreneur.