Planet Travels & Tours to share new developments and successes at ATM 2014
New website, enhanced B2B online reservation system and new partnership
Dubai, UAE (April 08, 2014) – Planet Travels & Tours, a leading travel management company in the UAE, confirms its participation in this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the Middle East’s largest travel and trade exhibition to share the latest news about the company including the major successes in 2013.
The company will launch its redesigned corporate website which is more user-friendly, with comprehensive features to help travellers access and navigate the site faster and easier.
Planet Travels & Tours will also announce the enhancement of the B2B online reservation system with new features such as secure payment gateway for payments by credit card. The site’s customer XML is already working smoothly and the group is planning to launch the supplier intranet in order to increase last minute availability for its customers.
The company is currently working on integrating with several international wholesale travel companies in order to offer a comprehensive global product. This interface will go live before ATM and will make a variety of attractive online booking services.
Besides Uzbekistan Airways, Planet Travel & Tours has been appointed by Equatorial Congolese Airlines (EC Air) as its general sales agent in the UAE to provide full sales and marketing services as well as customer support, ticketing and administrative facilities. A signing ceremony was held last February attended by top officials of the airlines and the government of the Congolese Republic. Commercials flights between Brazzaville and Dubai started last 31st March.
Georges M. Moussa, Chairman, Planet Group, said: “We are pleased to announce our participation in this year’s Arabian Travel Market, a must-attend event for our group because we are meeting with key players and decision makers of the industry. We are also excited to hear and learn the latest travel trends including information on how the companies are working towards Expo 2020. We at Planet Group will be sharing the successes and developments that we have achieved since the last ATM. We are proud to unveil our new website which has more information for the benefit of our customers, our partnership with EC Air from the Congolese Republic and the enhancement of our B2B online reservation system.”
The team of Planet Travel & Tours will be represented in Dubai within the Department of Tourism Commerce and Marketing pavilion and in Abu Dhabi within the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority pavilion from 5th to 8th May 2014 at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Center.
About Planet Group
The Planet Group traces its beginning with the establishment of Planet Travel and Tours in 1989 by George Moussa. The Group is composed of 10 established companies and holds office in Dubai, UAE. The group has an international network in the Middle East (UAE, Lebanon and Turkey), Europe (Germany, France and United Kingdom) and CIS Countries (Russia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan) and has over 1,000 professionally trained employees. The group has been internationally-recognized and awarded for its continuous drive to deliver quality services.