MSM to host lectures on financial planning

MUSCAT: The Ministry of Higher Education and the Ministry of Sports Affairs are hosting lectures on ‘Financial Planning’, which are being conducted by Muscat Securities Market (MSM) within its national initiative (How Many Riyals) that aims towards teaching financial planning culture among individuals and families. Sayyid Dr Munthir bin Hilal al Busaidy, Assistant Professor in the Accounting Department at the College of Economics and Political Science (CEPS) in Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), will present a lecture to the employees of the Ministry of Higher Education tomorrow at the conference hall in the ministry.

While Raed bin Hussein al Houti, Director of the Office of the Acting Director of the Information Department at the MSM, will give a lecture on financial planning for the employees of the Ministry of Sports Affairs on January 9 at the lecture hall of the ministry. During the lectures, the participants will be familiarised with the concepts of financial planning and its importance in public life and the steps taken in sound financial planning, the role and importance of financial stability at the individual and family level, as well as the identification and planning for future financial objectives. — ONA