US-Bangla joins Dhaka Travel Mart 2020 as Title Sponsor

17th edition of int'l trade fair due in city on March 12
- A Monitor Desk Report 08 Feb, 2020 | 1435 Views|-+
Dhaka: US-Bangla Airlines, the biggest private sector carrier of the country, joins hands with the 17th edition of the Dhaka Travel Mart as the Title Sponsor. The international tourism fair titled “US-Bangla Airlines Dhaka Travel Mart 2020” to be held at Oasis of Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka from March 12-14, 2020. The Bangladesh Monitor, the premier aviation and tourism publication is the organiser of the popular travel fair.

Dilruba Parvin, Deputy Managing Director, US-Bangla Airlines and Tahera Wahid, Managing Editor, The Bangladesh Monitor signed a MoU to this effect recently at the former’s corporate office at Dhanmondi.

Kazi Wahidul Alam, Editor, The Bangladesh Monitor; Md Shafiqul Islam, Head of Marketing and Sales, Md Kamrul Islam, General Manager – Public Relations and Sajia Parvin, Revenue Manager from US-Bangla Airlines were also present on the occasion, among others.

Speaking on the occasion, Dilruba Parvin said, "We are proud to be associated with the biggest tourism extravaganza of the country. US-Bangla has constantly been trying to play its role in the development of Bangladesh's tourism sector. We are planning to extensively promote Dhaka Travel Mart at home and abroad and offer attractive fares and packages to the visitors during all three days of the fair."

Thanking US-Bangla Airlines for their support, Tahera Wahid said, "Over the years Dhaka Travel Mart has established itself as an effective platform for direct interaction between the tourism trade organisations and the customers. To meet the customers' demand, this specific sector is constantly evolving, adding new products and features. This year, we are expecting more interesting products and services from the local and foreign participants.''

National tourism organisations, airlines, tour operators, hotels, resorts and other tourism related organisations from home and abroad will showcase their products and services in over 75 stalls and 6 pavilions during the fair.

Currently, in the domestic sector, US-Bangla operates daily flights to Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Jashore, Saidpur, Sylhet, Rajshahi and Barishal from Dhaka. In the international sector, the airline serves Kolkata, Chennai, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Guangzhou, Muscat and Doha.

The carrier recently won Gold award in ‘On-time Performance (Domestic)’ category, Silver awards in ‘Domestic Airline of the Year 2019’, ‘Customer Friendly Airline (Domestic)’, ‘Onboard Services (Domestic)’ categories and Bronze award in ‘Most Improved Services in 2019’ category at the Monitor Airline of the Year 2019 gala award ceremony.

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