MILAN, Italy – Qatar Airways concluded its highly successful presence at Expo Milano 2015 in Italy this week, where it showcased its award-winning five-star service and hospitality.
The national carrier of the State of Qatar took the opportunity to display the best of its product offering, with the Boeing 787 Dreamliner Business Class Seat on full display for visitors to experience. The airline also organised blue screen activities, where visitors took pictures next to their favourite destinations on the airline’s network as a souvenir.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker said: “We are delighted to this week feature as part of the impressive Qatar Pavilion at the Expo Milano 2015, which provides a unique opportunity and insight for visitors from around the world to experience the delights and hospitality of our very own home and hub.”
The Qatar Pavilion proudly secured a position with the 10 most visited pavilions of Expo Milano, with more than 3.5 million visitors exploring the Pavilion to date. Innovative technologies featured throughout the display areas attracting a wide array of visitors, which was set within a traditional theme of ‘Jafeer’, the traditional basket made of palm. A restaurant also offered the tastes of traditional Qatar food for the visitors.
Qatar Airways was also honoured to take part in the opening ceremony for the Qatar National Day celebrations in Expo Milano 2015, an event led by H.E. the Minister of Economy and Commerce, Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed Al-Thani, H.E. the Italian Minister of Economic Development, Federica Guidi, and Qatar’s Ambassador to Italy H.E. Abdulaziz bin Ahmed Al Malki Al Jehani.
The VIP delegations talked about the common interests between the two countries and bilateral relations, followed by a tour in the Qatari and Italian Pavilions to explore both cultures.