30
March
2016
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06:26 AM
Europe/Amsterdam

Emirates signs an agreement with Ras Al Khaimah government for special fares

Dubai, UAE – 30 March 2016 – Emirates has signed an agreement with the Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) government to offer generous flight discounts for its government employees and their families under the ‘Mazaya’ card.

Twenty government departments spanning 6,000 employees in Ras Al Khaimah are entitled to purchase Emirates flight tickets at a reduced rate until 1 February 2017.  This offer applies to travel from Dubai to all passenger destinations across the Emirates network. The discounts and can be availed upon booking at Emirates ticketing offices.

Khalid Al Serkal, District Manager of Sharjah and Northern Emirates commented on the new agreement: “We are proud to partner with the RAK government and its Mazaya card holders. Emirates is committed to facilitating travel for the employees of RAK government and their families and offer them the best that our network has to offer.”

Dr Mohammed Abdullatif Khalifa, Director General of Human Resources Department, Ras Al Khaimah government said: “Under government guidance and according to our strategic plan, we seek offering incentives and distinct services to our employees in order to raise their productivity and to provide an encouraging work environment.”

“Emirates is a strategic partner in offering distinct services to Ras Al Khaimah government departments. We are proud of this partnership with a leading national company which is a major player in the global aviation industry. We consider this partnership as a strong support to the Mazaya card programme which was launched in 2014, and became a smartphone app in 2015,” he added.