Malaysia Airports Receives Company of The Year Award
Dato' Seri Bashir Ahmad said: “We are indeed honoured to receive this award from a world recognised institution which has acknowledged Malaysia Airports’ leadership in the development of the transport industry in Malaysia. This award will certainly spur us to work even harder to support Malaysia's drive towards a developed country status.”
This Award is based on the criteria of contribution to innovative developments in the transport and logistic services industry, measurable track-record of performance in the industry, fulfil specific national objectives and meet specific predetermined financial performance as well as to display the character of a well-run organisation with a sense of commitment to good management practise.
CILT is an international professional body for all sectors of the transport industry. It was founded in the United Kingdom in 1919 and was granted a Royal Charter in 1926. It was established to promote the knowledge of the science and art of transport and provide a source of authoritative views for communication to Government, industry and the community.
About Malaysia Airports
Malaysia Airports manages and operates 39 airports in Malaysia: 5 international, 16 domestic and 18 Short Take-Off and Landing Ports (STOL Ports). On November 30, 1999, Malaysia Airports became the first airport company to be listed in Asia. KL International Airport (KLIA), its flagship airport was twice voted as the Best Airport (15-25 million passengers per annum) in the 2005 AETRA awards and 2006 ACI-ASQ awards while the newly opened Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT-KLIA) was named CAPA Low Cost Airport of the Year at the CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence 2006. Malaysia Airports has also been entrusted to host the 2008 World Route Development Forum (ROUTES), the first airport operator in Asia to be given the honor of hosting this world-class airport-airlines event.
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