Qatar Airways Named Official Airline Sponsor for IIFA Celebrations 2016
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Entertainment | June 13, 2016 | News
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Stars from the Indian film fraternity are all set to experience Qatar Airways’ award-winning hospitality on their way to this year’s IIFA Celebrations in Madrid Spain. As the official Airline Sponsor for the 17th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards, the national carrier of the State of Qatar is also offering an exclusive promotion discount on flights booked before June 26, 2016 for a travel period until July 6, 2016. Passengers can benefit from this special offer by booking through the Qatar Airways website, using the promotional code “MADIIFA16”.
Qatar Airways’ global network of more than 150 destinations, spanning six continents, puts Madrid and IIFA within easy reach for film fans and travellers from around the globe. IIFA, which recognise the most talented actors within the popular Indian film fraternity and honour them across a global stage, will take place in Madrid from June 23 to 27, 2016. The award ceremony will be attended by Indian and International movie legends, notable guests, and dignitaries from across India as well as the world media.
Qatar Airways connects 13 destinations in India to Madrid via Doha and also offers seamless connecting flights from countries with large Indian communities such as the UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Singapore, Malaysia, USA, UK, Canada, South Africa and Australia. Qatar Airways Senior Vice President Europe, Jonathan Harding said, “We are delighted to be partnering with IIFA to promote this event around the world, to every destination we serve. This partnership truly reflects our core brand value of Going Places Together.”
Together, Madrid and IIFA 2016 are getting ready to present guests with an incredible combination of India and Spain – two of the world’s most richly diverse countries and cultures. Popular Bollywood stars Farhan Akhtar and Shahid Kapoor will be hosting the IIFA awards this year, and the event will also feature spectacular performances from leading stars Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Sonakshi Sinha, and Tiger Shroff.
The airlines are offering special promotional discounts on flights to Madrid, where the 17th edition of the International Indian Film Academy awards is being held this year.