Akbar Holidays (Leisure arm of Akbar Travels of India Private Limited)
Presentation on Presented by Vandita Hajra MA-TA 3
Introduction to the organizationAkbar Travels of India – The Flagship Company of theAkbar Group.Founded in the year 1978 by K.V. Abdul Nazar (currentChairman and Managing Director)Growth from a facilitator for realizing common men’sGulf Dreams to a resonant name in the Indian traveltrade scenario.Largest travel agent in India in terms of IATA approvedbranches, staff strength and business turnover.
Introduction to the organization - continuedThe only travel company other than airlines to have itspresence at more than 16 airports in IndiaNo. 1 agency with most airline awards ; largest airlinetickets issuer in South East Asia.18 branches overseas and plans to extend further.Akbar Holidays was originally introduced in the year2009 as the leisure travel arm of Akbar Group under theonline portal of akbartravelsonline.com.
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Importance of teamworkCommitment of the employees towards their workSupport lent out to the interns by the organization
Foreign collaboration for IT servicesMore networking in domestic tours segmentMore focus on selling ancillary servicesNiche travel products for elite clienteleDesigning attractive promotional materialsImplementation of better HR practices
Benefits gained from working in anopen office environment…Interpersonal skills putto test effectively…A rewarding and memorable experienceto put it mildly ..