AIRASIA was announced as the best airline winner at the ninth edition of Expatriate Lifestyle’s The Best Of Malaysia Awards, held at Club Esperance, Fraser Business Park. AirAsia X, the long haul low-cost affiliate of AirAsia were also presented with an excellence award in the same category.
Organised yearly by Expatriate Lifestyle, Malaysia’s number one expatriate magazine, The Best Of Malaysia awards are the biggest awards celebrating the finest in the travel and hospitality industry. According to a press release, they are 100 per cent nominated and voted by well-travelled expatriates who live in Malaysia. This year, a record-breaking 30,000 votes were cast over 18 categories, all chosen from shortlists over a 13-week voting period until October 1 on www.expatriatelifestyle.com.
Presenting a total of 18 winner trophies and 54 Excellence Award certificates were Ian Johnston, Editor of Expatriate Lifestyle; Bruce Dallas, Marketing Director of Guinness Anchor Breweries, and guest of honour, the newly appointed British High Commissioner to Malaysia, Vicki Treadell CMG MVO.