Travelport names Global Holidays as new distributor in Lebanon


Travelport has appointed Global Holidays as its new distributor in Lebanon, effective from June 1, 2018.

Following this announcement, Global Holidays will distribute Travelport’s technology and services in Lebanon, including both the Galileo and Worldspan platforms, granting travel agencies in the country access to extensive global travel content and top-of-the-range technology.

Owner and managing director, Global Holidays, George Moussa will spearhead the new distributor operations, while the current distributor, Gate 7, will remain active until May 31, 2018, ensuring a smooth transition.

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Managing director – Middle East and South Asia, Travelport, Matthew Powell enthused: “We are pleased to appoint Global Holidays as our new distributor in Lebanon. We believe the company has the expertise and experience required to not only maintain but extend our leadership position in the market by setting a new benchmark in service and support for travel agents. I would also like to take this opportunity to thank Gate 7 for its work as our distributor in Lebanon. We wish the team every success in the future.”

Meanwhile, Moussa of Global Holidays said: “It is a privilege to be named as Travelport’s new distributor in Lebanon. The company’s technology is second to none and will only strengthen in future years thanks to its continued investment in research and development. We look forward to delivering Travelport technology to the market and working with its regional leadership team to deepen relationships with existing customers and form new partnerships with other leading travel agents across Lebanon.”