BTI launches operations in Kuwait
Business Travel International (BTI), the leading corporate travel management company, has officially launched operations in Kuwait through its partners Dnata Kuwait.
BTI’s latest move expands its Middle East and West Asia (MEWA) network to over 30 countries. One of the world’s largest specialists in corporate travel, the annual travel volume handled by BTI MEWA partners is in excess of US$ 500 million and this figure expected to grow as travel demand in the region continues to grow.
Salman Sarwar from BTI Kuwait said: “We are proud to introduce our services to companies and business travellers in Kuwait. With our extensive global database and partner network, BTI in Kuwait is geared to meet any corporate travel need whether from large multinational companies or small-medium sized enterprises. Our skilled staff not only has specialist local expertise to tailor travel products, but can also tap on Dnata’s sophisticated 24-hour infrastructure support and travel experience in the region.”
Rashid Al Noori, Senior Vice President, Dnata Agencies said: “Dnata is pleased to partner with BTI in bringing the best in corporate travel to Kuwait. Our operations in Kuwait has been a success since we started in June 2004, and we look forward to continue working with our travel partners in Kuwait to serve our customers with the highest quality products and services.
BTI clients in Kuwait will benefit from its 24-hour retail outlet at the Kuwait International Airport, and dedicated 24/7 telephone hotline (+965 249-2000) which can handle all international travel requirements including reservations and ticketing on all airlines. This means a hassle-free travel experience, even with urgent and last minute requests. In addition, BTI customers can also opt for airport meet and assist services, air charters, tailor-made holiday packages, events and marketing support services, travel expense consolidation through BTI Gems, and 24-hour global assist in cities including London, Dubai, and Chicago.
After only a few months of operations in Kuwait, Dnata has already helped BTI set up implant operations within the Kuwait Finance House and MTC Vodafone. BTI currently serves a wide and extensive network of regional customers including Motorola, Merck Sharp & Dohme, and Bechtel.