May 8, 2018
Kanoo Travel’s booth in the 2018 Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai attracted over 1,000 visitors, ranging from small to mid-level agencies including existing customers.
Krystal Online, a new cloud-based travel technology owned and distributed by Kanoo Travel played a pivotal role in attracting the large number of visitors.
“Being in the 2018 Arabian Travel Market was an opportunity to strengthen relationships with our clients and to inform them about our latest technology, Krystal Online, which received a lot of attention from many travel agencies. It was also an opportunity to showcase our 81 years of history in the Travel Industry,” said Nabeel Khalid Kanoo, Board Director at YBA Kanoo Group.
The new technology allows travel agents to search and book from multiple global suppliers, over 500,000 hotels & car rentals worldwide, with dynamic content such as maps, photos, and videos through its travel affiliate network program.
“During the four days’ event, executives of renowned institutions such as Sabre, Amadeus, American Express, Emirates, Etihad, and Oman Air were introduced to Krystal online. We received a lot of positive feedback regarding the new technology and discussed several partnership proposals,” mentioned, Interim Executive General Manager of Kanoo Travel, Zaeem Gama.
The 2018 ATM also witnessed the signing of a strategic agreement between Kanoo Travel and Kalaam Telecom to enhance the service excellence of the call center hubs.
Kanoo Travel a fully owned business division of Yusuf bin Ahmed Kanoo Group (YBA Kanoo) boasts a wide market presence with offices in Bahrain, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Egypt, and the UK. It also prides itself in solely representing American Express Global Business Travel , one of the largest travel management companies globally.
Photo: Fahad Fawzi Kanoo (Fourth from Right) with Kanoo Travel Team and Guests