India's MakeMyTrip launches in UAE

UAE residents to benefit from India's largest online travel company's holiday packages
India's MakeMyTrip launches in UAE
BON VOYAGE: SNTTAs Travel division will handle MakeMyTrips outbound holiday products
By Staff writer
Fri 28 Jan 2011 11:50 AM

SNTTA has been appointed general sales agent (GSA) for MakeMyTrip — India’s largest online travel company.

Under the partnership, SNTTA’s Travel division will handle MakeMyTrip's outbound holiday products, while the DMC division of the company, SNTTA Emir Tours, will manage ground arrangements for its inbound leisure travellers. SNTTA ha a network of 20 outlets across the UAE.

The agreement was signed by Zafar Imam, managing director, SNTTA Travel, and David Milican, senior general manager, SNTTA Emir Tours, with Keyur Joshi, COO and Co-Founder of MakeMyTrip.com.

Joshi said, “It is with immense pleasure and ambition that we set foot into the UAE market."

"As a strategic partner, SNTTA will now enable UAE residents to benefit from MakeMyTrip’s exceptional Indian and international holiday packages as well as extend superior ground support to our UAE-bound leisure travellers. This association with a reputed company like SNTTA will enable us to effectively tap the expanding market in the UAE."

Through this partnership with SNTTA, MakeMyTrip will provide varied products and services, like online bookings, instant confirmation and payment, choice of airlines and hotels, competitive pricing and access to retail outlets.

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