Oman Air has recently sponsored the ‘Tourism’ award, at the Oman Awards for Excellence 2005, which is measured to be, as one of the most imperative events to be held in Oman, honoring and celebrating the achievement in Oman’s Private Sector, and recognizing the accomplishments of those who have contributed significantly to the economy of Oman through the private sector. Individuals, companies and other contributors who are creating jobs and driving the Omani economy.
In a pleasurable ceremony held at Al Bustan Place hotel to mark the occasion, HE Said bin Hamdoon Al Harthy, Chairman of Oman Air has presented the best tourist promoter award 2005, for Zahra Tours, for its outstanding achievements in promoting the Sultanate, whereby had provided tangible evidence of their organization’s contribution to enriching the tourism experience in Oman.
This year has witnessed a significant participation by companies and individuals within the event’s different categories. This has augmented competition amongst all different participants, to win the nominated awards. Individuals drawn from business executives, entrepreneurs, ministries, academics, and other suitable candidates, have been asked to participate on a distinguished panel of judges to select a winner in each category from a list of finalists. The panel judged applicants on their financial growth achievements, and made its assessment based on finalists’ demonstrated flair, innovation, originality, ability to overcome problems and their contribution to the economy of Oman.
By sponsoring Oman Awards for excellence 2005, Oman Air is verifying its endless commitment and support towards boosting up the growth of tourism in Oman, and will continue to encourage local enterprises to accomplish significant contribution in the direction of economical development in the nation, with special emphasis on tourism.
It is worth mentioning that Oman Air is sparing no effort promoting Oman as a tourist destination, to assist the country achieving a prominent spot on the world’s tourism map. In this regard, Oman air is organizing many seminars, workshops, besides promoting for its impressive tourist packages and programs. Also the airline is participating in world forums, assemblies and exhibitions, to expose the stunning tourist attractions in Oman. Also, Oman Air’s outstations are doing the utmost, to promote and attract overseas tourist groups