Emirates Signs Corporate Deal with University of Dhaka
A Monitor Report 29 Jan, 2017 | 2268 Views | -+
Professor Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin, Treasurer of the University of Dhaka and Khalid Ali J. Hassan, Emirates Area Manager for Bangladesh signing a corporate agreement at DU VC’s office on Tuesday, January 24. DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. A A M S Arefin
Dhaka: Emirates airline has announced special privileges for the faculty members , officials of the University of Dhaka (DU) and members of their families. Privileges include special discounted fares while traveling with Emirates to various destinations of its global network.
This is the Emirate’s first ever partnership with an educational Institution in Bangladesh
An agreement to this effect was signed by Professor Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin, Treasurer of the University and Khalid Ali J. Hassan, Emirates Area Manager for Bangladesh on Tuesday, January 24 at the VC’s office. DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. A A M S Arefin Siddique, Dean, Faculty of Business Studies Prof. Shibli Rubayat Ul Islam , faculty members , senior officials, Emirates Sales Manager Ismail Bhuiyan and others were present at the signing ceremony.
“In Emirates we believe that we have some responsibilities towards the communities ,the Airline serves, around the globe. Emirates recently has celebrated 30 years of successful operations to Bangladesh and today we are proud to be associated with the most prestigious public university of the country. Emirates is happy to bring special offers to the esteemed faculty members and officials of the University of Dhaka, who have been doing a thankful job in making the future leaders of Bangladesh.,” said Khalid Ali J. Hassan and said “I hope that they along with the members of their families will avail the opportunity and enjoy Emirates’ award-winning services on board and on the ground.”
Prof. Dr. A A M S Arefin Siddique, in his brief speech said, “We sincerely thank Emirates for the special offer. Hope my colleagues will enjoy the well-known Emirates’ hospitality during their trips be it business or personal.”
“I think this is just the beginning of a long-term co-operation between the two reputed brands from different sectors. We look forward to more meaningful joint activities with Emirates.” said Prof. Shibli Rubayat Ul Islam, Dean, Faculty of Business Studies, DU
Faculty Members and official of DU along with the members of their families are eligible to enjoy the special offer, which will remain valid till December 31, 2017. For booking or any inquiry, they may contact Emirates offices in Dhaka, Chittagong and Sylhet or, Emirates’ nominated travel agency implant office at the Faculty of Business Studies of DU or, visit- www.emirates.com/bd.
Emirates started operations to Bangladesh in 1986 and currently flies thrice daily from Dhaka. The Airline offers via Dubai convenient connections to 154 destinations in its global network, including 11 in USA and 37 in Europe.