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Cathay Pacific Honours Travel Trade Professionals


Airline recognised the UAE’s top travel agents during second Cathay Pacific Award Night

The UAE’s leading travel trade companies have been recognised by the Cathay Pacific Group during its ‘Cathay Pacific Award Night’. The annual formal awards ceremony,which returned to Dubai for the second occasion, rewarded some of the biggest names in the industry for their contributions to the airline’s success in the region.

The event, which took place at the Address Palace Hotel, Downtown Dubai, welcomed top passenger agents from across the Emirates, with winners including representatives from dnata, Kanoo Travel, Akbar Travels of India, Satguru Travel & Tourism, ATS, Deira Travel, Trans Arabian, Sharaf Travel Services, SNTTA Travel & Tours, Orient Travel & Tourism Agency and Al Naboodah Travel & Tourism Agencies.

“The travel agent community plays a vital part in Cathay Pacific Group’s activity in the region, and have been key to our continued success in delivering Cathay Pacific’s premium service to our passengers. The UAE is a competitive market and we’re extremely grateful for the hard work put in from the trade professionals to represent and promote the airline’s offerings to prospective customers,” says Vishnu Rajendran, Area Manager – Middle East, Cathay Pacific.

“Fostering these relationships is key and it is really an honour for us to have so many of our affiliates in one room to not only thank, but to celebrate together.”

Cathay Pacific operates two daily flights from Dubai and one daily service between Dubai and Bahrain, with onward connections to more than 200 destinations through its own dedicated terminal at Hong Kong International Airport. Passengers should check www.cathaypacific.ae for full available fares and destinations.