By Gemma Greenwood
Abu Dhabi carrier aims to strengthen its position in the GCC.
Etihad Airways has opened a new sales office in Kuwait City in a bid to further strengthen its presence in the country.
The Abu Dhabi-based airline has opened its new office on Al Soor Street, in the Mirqab district.
"The opening of our new Kuwait City sales office will enable Etihad to support our rapidly growing customer base," said Etihad's Kuwait country manager, Magdi Labib.
"The modern and fully equipped facility provides our customers with everything to help them book flights or holidays and find out more about our expanding services around the world."
He added: "There is growing demand for Etihad flights in Kuwait from both Kuwaiti nationals and the expatriate community. Furthermore, by operating a return flight very morning and evening Etihad has established itself as a favourite choice for the business traveller. Etihad Airways flies twice a day from Kuwait city to Abu Dhabi."
The new Etihad Airways sales office is located on the mezzanine floor, Burj Jassim Tower, Al Soor Street, Mirqab. Opening hours are Sunday to Thursday from 9am to 6pm. Telephone: +965 296 0090, fax: +965 296 0080.