ABACUS and its partners concluded the final lucky draw for the 11th Abacus Holiday Travel Fair followed by the prize presentation held recently at the Emperor’s Court Restaurant, Manggis Mall.
“The annual 11th Abacus Holiday Travel Fair had a very encouraging turnout of visitors. The booking was increased by about eight per cent compared to last year, mainly due to the positive customer reviews of the annual fair,” Said Irene Soon, General Manager of Abacus Brunei.
“Abacus would like to thank our partners; Royal Brunei Airlines, Baiduri Bank Berhad, Cityneon Brunei, Cathay Pacific, Dragonair, Malaysia Airlines, MasWings, Royal Brunei Catering, Singapore Airlines and Tourism Malaysia as well as the participating travel agents; Anthony Tours & Travel Agency, Century Travel Centre, Darussalam Holdings, Freme Travel Services, Pan Bright Travel, Southern Cross Travel and Straits Central Agencies for their continuous support and participation,” Irene added.
There were four promotion categories during the travel fair. The first category was for travellers who had purchased tickets on Cathay Pacific or Dragonair. The winner was entitled to win one economy class return air ticket from Hong Kong to Beijing sponsored by Dragonair.
Travellers who had purchased Malaysia Airlines tickets stood a chance to win return economy class air tickets to Bangkok and Krabi sponsored by Malaysia Airlines for the second category.
The third category was for travellers who had purchased tickets from Royal Brunei Airlines. Two winners were entitled to one return economy class air ticket to Melbourne sponsored by Royal Brunei Airlines.
The final category was for all visitors who had purchased tickets during the travel fair. They were entitled to win one economy class air ticket to Paris, GoPro Hero3 and Momax iPower S2C in the lucky draw.
The draw, which was conducted last Friday to pick the winners for all the categories, was witnessed by representatives of Malaysia Airlines and travel agents.
On hand to present the prizes were Irene Soon of Abacus Brunei, Lee Ai Cheng, Senior Manager at the Sales & Service, Card Centre of Baiduri Bank, Zainal Abidin Sulaiman, District Manager of Malaysia Airlines, and Evelyn Ang, Country Manager Brunei Commercial Services of the Royal Brunei Airlines.