ITL World, a leading travel-management company in the region, inaugurated their first office in Kuwait on 21 March at the Safat Center in Kuwait City. The new office was inaugurated by Dr. Sideek Ahmed the Chairman and Managing Director of Eram Group, the parent company of ITL, in the presence of Ambassadors of Australia, Albania, India, Mexico and Uzbekistan, and country heads of leading airlines in Kuwait.
With the opening of their first office in Kuwait, and their 36th office in the region, ITL World is well on its way to achieving the company’s ambitious plans of establishing a chain of fully owned and operated offices across the Gulf Cooperation Council states.
Successively rated as the 5th most powerful travel-management company in the Middle-East by Arabian Travel News, ITL World has been catering to a wide portfolio of clientele across Asia and the Middle-East since the company’s founding over thirty years ago.
“We are excited to have the opportunity to operate in Kuwait and offer ITL World’s unique flavor of travel services to clients in both the corporate and leisure segments across Kuwait,” said Dr. Ahmed at the inauguration.
A dinner reception to celebrate the inauguration was held later in the evening at the Al Hashemi II ballroom of the Radisson Blu Hotel. The event was attended by ambassadors of India, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Vietnam, Laos, South Africa, Swaziland, Albania and Uzbekistan, the Deputy Minister of Europe Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Rashed Al-Adwani, diplomats from Australia, Czech Republic, Malawi, and Bhutan, as well as airline representatives and top management of ITL, media personnel and a large gathering of well-wishers.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Ahmed said, “As a leading travel management company with presence across Asia, Middle East and Europe, we value this opportunity to begin our operations here in Kuwait.”
“The Kuwait travel market is known for its high-value clients having distinct and discerning selections when it comes to travel destinations. With our new office in Kuwait offering ITL World’s unique blend of travel products and services, we hope to attract clients from both the business and leisure travel segments,” he added.
ITL World deploys cutting-edge, in-house developed travel technologies, as well as the industry’s leading Global Distribution Systems, so as to facilitate an enhanced 360 degree client experience. Reiterating this, Daniel Naoumovitch, CEO of Sabre Travel Network Middle East, the technology provider for ITL in the region, noted, “We are proud of our valued partner, ITL’s regional and global phenomenal expansion and we are delighted to be part of this success."
“Since our partnership, and their expansion in the region, ITL has proven to be a powerful global player with sharp vision and a successful technology strategy. Their new office launch in Kuwait is another example showing that continuous adoption of technology is one of the main ingredients for steady growth. We are committed to support ITL throughout their journey and to provide them with the most innovative and effective technologies to further their business goals, deliver high level of services to meet the expectations and diversity of the tech-savvy travelers of today's world and to compete in our fast evolving market place," added Mr. Naoumovitch.
ITL World, which recently inaugurated its Regional Contact Centre in Dubai, has been a preferred partner of several global travel brands and tourism boards in the region, including most recently by globally renowned corporate travel giant – CTM (Corporate Travel Management), which chose ITL World as their partner across the Middle-East.
During the dinner celebration, ITL World also unveiled its industry-leading travel product the ‘Holiday Connoisseur’, adding it to other valued travel and event management brands under its portfolio, such as the popular ‘Miceminds’, ‘Arabian Experience’ and ‘EduVoyage’ brands.
By establishing a strong presence across the Middle-East and Asia, ITL World is offering a bouquet of premium travel solutions to a wide range of clientele, from government entities and corporate travelers to Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Events (MICE) organizers, as well as to the luxury travel, sports travel, wellness travel, student travel and other niche segments of the travel industry.
|Abdul Hameed||Posted on : March 28, 2016 9:01 am|