KLIA Won Trade Leaders' Club Award
02 February 2007
Kuala Lumpur, 2 Febuary 2007 - KL International Airport (KLIA) adds another feather to its cap when it was selected as "The Most Outstanding Establishment
in the Tourist, Hotel, Restaurant and Catering Field for the Year 2007" by Trade Leaders Club, Madrid.
Malaysia Airports was also presented with the gold badge "Global Quality Management" as special work recognition.
Y.Bhg. Dato Azmi Murad, Senior General Manager of Operation Services Malaysia Airports received the award during the 32nd International Award for Tourist, Hotel and Catering Industry Gala Dinner at the Melia Castilla Hotel, Madrid, Spain on January 31, 2007.
Dato Azmi said: "This is an acknowledgement of our effort to promote commercial activities at KLIA. The award is indeed another big accomplishment for KLIA, reaffirming its status as the World's Best Airport. This achievement will certainly augurs well with the Visit Malaysia Year 2007."
International Award for Tourist, Hotel and Catering Industry is created to recognize the prestige of companies and organizations working for tourism and the hotel and catering trade and as a means of stimulating the healthy imitation of those working in this sector, which is of vital importance for the development of respective countries. This edition of the award ceremony will be attended by companies and top restaurateurs and tourism professional from all over 40 countries around the world.
This is the second award received by KLIA, having been awarded "The Brand Laureate", for Best Brands Transportation Airport 2006-2007 last month.