Sumary of Etihad Airways loses control of holidays division:
- Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) is moving forward with a diversification strategy, taking over Etihad Holidays from Etihad Airways.
- ADNEC is part of holding company ADQ, owned by the Abu Dhabi state.
- Humaid Matar Al Dhaheri, chief executive of the Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company, said: “ADNEC is proud to welcome this important business entity into its portfolio.
- ” Tourism 365 will operate Etihad Holidays, taking it from a platform focused on the local market to a fully-fledged tour operator supplying online and traditional travel agencies with Etihad network holiday packages from key source markets.