Relationship expands company’s scope of travel services in the UAE to the US military and US government sectorsDUBAI, UAE, 8th February 2011 – MMI Travel, an established travel provider to specialist industries in the region, has recently entered into partnership with Omega World Travel to provide authorised travel related services to American government agencies located in the UAE.
In order to expand their reach and product provision in the US Military and government sectors, MMI and Omega World Travel have teamed up. “As a specialised travel operator in the GCC, MMI has the flexibility to tailor its products to meet the unique requirements of its clients, whether this is in the area of banking, finance or overseas government entities,” said Mayank Dhingra, General Manager, MMI Travel. “We look forward to providing another service option in the region for the US Military and government through our Omega World Travel relationship.”
“Omega World Travel is a designated American DoD contractor and was one of the first private travel management companies to participate in a 1982 pilot program to provide official travel services to the Government,” added Abdulla Tawakul, Senior Vice President, Corporate and Regional Network, Dnata Travel Services. “We will offer their customised products throughout our appointed countries in the Gulf region.”
"The GCC is one of the key expansion markets for Omega World Travel,” commented Goran Gligorovic, Managing Director, Omega World Travel. “This strategic partnership will greatly enhance service availability for our government and corporate clients in the GCC. Our partnership with MMI Travel will greatly increase our capabilities in this region and Omega is looking forward to a successful relationship and an enhanced offering for our clients,” he added.
Ranked by Business Travel News as the fourth largest travel management company in the U.S., Omega World Travel is one of just two companies in this region which is authorised to provide travel services to the US Military and government.