Kanoo Travel ties up with Mytravelchannel


With immediate access to 500 airlines, 50,000 hotels, thousands of holidays and three-quarters of a million car hire options, website, on MSN Arabia is now partnering with the travel agency, Kanoo Travel, to provide customers a choice of travel options.

This partnership will result in delivering a seamless service and a one-stop travel shop providing travel and travel related services through the net to travellers in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the Southern Emirates.

Yusuf Ahmed Kanoo, chairman, The Kanoo Group said during the signing ceremony: "Kanoo's partnership with reflects our strategic plan to develop our travel and holidays business on line to provide internet users with quality and reliable services through our regional and global network."

Simon Lewis, E-Ventures group manager and manager,, said: "With over 140 locations in the region and a global network of world class travel partners, having Kanoo Travel on board offers our customers even more holiday options in this region to make their travel arrangements. Customers can now get all their information from the comfort of their home or office, swiftly and securely."

Special emphasis will be on trendy and young customers utilising the Internet as a medium of service. The current trend and research indicates a remarkable growth in this market segment and this will be an important distribution network of the future providing 'Value for Money' products, both in terms of Holiday and Business Travel.