CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR) ACTIVITIES OF SELECTED COMPANIES AT SOHAR PORT, OMAN

International Journal of Management, Innovation & Entrepreneurial Research

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Title CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR) ACTIVITIES OF SELECTED COMPANIES AT SOHAR PORT, OMAN
 
Creator Khan, Dr. M. Firdouse Rahman
Al Mamari, Ms. Aisha Salim
 
Subject Corporate Social Responsibility
Sohar Industrial Port area
Corporate Social Responsibility in Oman
CSR
Sustained Development
Sustained Development of Oman
 
Description Purpose
The objective of the study is to investigate into the roles of Corporate Social Responsibility towards the community development of Sohar.  This study critically analyzes the current practices of CSR in the selected companies at Sohar Port area, Oman.
Design/methodology/approach
The study was carried out with ten selected companies from Sohar Industrial Port area selected on a random sampling basis.  
Findings
The study has thrown light on the various activities of CSR carried out by the selected companies in the Al Batinah region of Sultanate of Oman.  The study reveals that the manufacturing companies have high inclination towards CSR programs than the other.
Practical Implications
Further the study shows that the selection of CSR activities by one company does not have any impact on any other company from the same area.  This will induce every company to come up with new CSR activities in to their manifold.
Social Implications
The study confirms that the selected companies play significant role through involving them in social responsibility activities resulting in sustained development of Sultanate of Oman.
Originality/value
No prior study has examined the CSR activities of the companies at Sohar Port, Oman. This study will pave a way to further scope of study on CSR activities of the companies of Oman.
 
Publisher GIAP Journals
 
Date 2016-03-06
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
"Peer-reviewed Article", "Non-refereed Book Review", "Invited Commentary'
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://giapjournals.com/ijmier/article/view/ijmier.2016.211
10.18510/ijmier.2016.211
 
Source International Journal of Management, Innovation & Entrepreneurial Research; Vol. 2 No. 1 (2016); 01-12
2395-7662
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://giapjournals.com/ijmier/article/view/ijmier.2016.211/262
 

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