The next step is to implement it internally within the central bank," Caroline Waddicor, managing director of Hibis told Times of Oman, on the sidelines of a seminar on 'Raising awareness of fraud and corruption in the banking and financial sector'.
Hibis, a specialised agency in fraud investigation and related consultancy services, is looking into the whole spectrum of fraud prevention, which includes the perspectives of people as well as procedures and policies.
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MUSCAT: Grant Thornton, an international organisation offering professional services including audit, tax and advisory services, together with Hibis Europe, are organising a breakfast seminar on 'Raising awareness of fraud and corruption in the banking and financial service sectors in the Sultanate of Oman', today at Grand Hyatt, Muscat.
Abu Timam Grant Thornton and Hibis Europe have developed a joint venture in Oman to assist organisations in raising awareness of fraud and corruption and to provide companies with the necessary tools and training to mitigate the fraud risks.
British firm Hibis probed the bank and its report allegedly implicated the three bankers.
However, the bankers are understood to have started legal action against Hibis and its managing director, at the High Court in London, based on accusations contained in the report.
Newport-based Cintec International - which has a reputation for being the 'orthopaedic surgeons' for the construction industry - fought off stiff competition to secure the challenging contract to reinforce the 2,500- year-old Temple of Hibis in the western desert of Egypt.
'The Egyptian heritage authorities have been delighted with the work we have completed to date at Hibis,' said Mr James.
Will Irving, owner of Ibis Organics, which makes a hibiscus-based drink called Simply Hibi
in the UK, said: "The results of the study by the American Heart Association show very clearly that drinking hibiscus can provide a step in the right direction for sufferers."(ANI)
- After purchasing the Hibi line of antiseptic products from AstraZeneca late last year SSL International plc is stepping up distribution of the brand through its Durex Consumer Products division.
The Hibi line, which enjoys widespread use in hospitals and clinics, includes Hibiclens, a microbial antiseptic skin cleanser, and Hibistat, a germicidal hand rinse.