Technology provider for the global travel industry, Amadeus, has entered into a strategic partnership with TaqnisTech, a travel technology company which comes under the Al Tayyar Travel Group.
Signing the partnership agreement were CEO, Al Tayyar Technology Company (TaqniaTech), Abdulrahman Mutrip and general manager, Saudi Arabia, Amadeus, Nashat Bukhari.
Following the signing, Amadeus will deploy its most advanced services-based solutions across all corporate offerings to the Al Tayyar Travel Group.
The application developed by TaqniaTech for Al Tayyar Travel Group is certified by Amadeus for Advanced IT services such as: Amadeus Ticket Changer, Full and Partial Refunds, Waitlist PNR, Queue Processing, Booking and Ticketing with Multiple IATA, Corporate fares, and Airline Special Deals.
As a technology partner, TaqniahTech will work with Amadeus to improve functionality, extend support and manage online services content.
Adding to this, TaqniaTech will benefit from access to Amadeus’ portfolio of technology products and solutions, as well as its industry expertise and business intelligence.
Mutrib commented on the partnership: “The business tourism sector in Saudi Arabia is poised for unprecedented growth. As a leading travel agency in the region, we aim to meet the increasing demands of our widening client base and serve as a sought-after travel advisor providing the best choices. Amadeus and TaqniaTech are working together to ensure we are able to leverage the technology intelligence of Amadeus’ products for the wider benefit of our customers.”
He continued: “Access to the right air content, hotels, cars, and geographical data of different destinations enables us to service our customers better. Amadeus’ applications such as Seat Selection, Extreme Search, Cars Plus, eRetail, and HTML add value to our booking system. We look forward to a mutually beneficial outcome for both enterprises with this integration.”
Meanwhile, Bukhari enthused: “Amadeus’ agreement with TaqniaTech underscores our shared vision to contribute to the development of the region’s corporate travel sector. With our existing strong local presence, and our formidable industry expertise, portfolio of products and solutions, I am confident the organisation is well-poised to excel in its offerings to customers, while boosting bookings and developing its footprint in the region.”