The winners of the first fortnight of the promotion are seen with the dignitaries_Photo: Monitor
Daraz Mahmud, Regional Head, Bangladesh and Nepal, Travelport is seen delivering his speech on the occasion_Photo: Monitor
Dhaka: Travelport has launched T20 World Cup Australia Promotion from February 1 where the company is going to honour the top performers (travel agents) every fortnight who are selling air tickets of any airline using Galileo GDS system. The travel tech giant will also fly the overall top 20 agents by the end of the promotion on June 30 to Australia to attend the T20 World Cup.
In this regard, Travelport held a prize giving ceremony for the top agents of the first fortnight on February 19 at Banani Club in the capital.
Speaking on the occasion, Daraz Mahmud, Regional Head – Bangladesh and Nepal, Travelport, said, “This marks the biggest promotion ever for the leading GDS in Bangladesh Travelport. To make the promotion different this year, we have included all the airlines operating in Bangladesh in the promotion.”
Among the top three agents of the first fortnight, Raisul Alam Islam from Al Gazi Travels topped while Shamsul Islam from Be Fresh and Masudur Rahman from Kazi Air came second and third respectively.
The top agents received attractive prizes from the renowned cricketer Ashraful Haque who attended the event as a special guest.
George Robertson, General Manager, Bangladesh, Singapore Airlines; Ahmed Reza, Country Manager, Cathay Pacific Airways and Kazi Wahidul Alam, Editor, The Bangladesh Monitor along with other airline representatives and travel agents were also present at the programme.
The award giving ceremony was followed by a grand dinner and live music performance.