Far Eastern Travel Agency ( FETA ) was recognized by Air Asia Philippines as one the airline’s top performing sales agents for the year 2015 and awarded with a 2 Star Red Star Award.
Air Asia Philippines is an affiliate and Philippine operating airline of Asia’s largest and most popular low cost carrier, Air Asia. The Red Star Awards are given by the airline to its top performing sales agents and the 2015 awards are the first time these awards have been given to Philippine sales agents. Awarding ceremonies were held last Apr 21 at the Grand Ballroom of the Manila Marriott Hotel. FETA’s award was received by the company’s Sales Manager, Ms. Vannie Gile.
FETA once again successfully staged the Media Tour for Students last Mar 21-23 in cooperation with the prestigious Asian Congress for Media and Communication ( ACMC ). The Media Tour for Students is a specially-designed and customized tour for students of Media and Mass Communications which takes students to different media establishments and provide interaction with media practitioners of a chosen destination. This specialized learning tour was conceived together with the Asian Congress for Media and Communication ( ACMC ), an association of practitioners and educators of Media and Mass Communication, with the first ever tour staged last Nov 2014 also in Hong Kong. Twenty-eight students from Trinity University of Asia ( TUA ) joined this edition of the tour .
FETA handled the annual summer outing of TSM Shipping Philippines last Jun 20-22 at the Pico de Loro Beach & Country Club in Nasugbu, Batangas.
TSM is one of the leading maritime services providers in the country. FETA was engaged by TSM to take care of arrangements for its annual company summer outing including coordination with Pico de Loro for accommodations, meals and venue for activities. Members of the FETA Corporate FIT & Groups team were also present on-site for the entire duration of TSM’s outing to assist the group.
FETA joined the Japan + ASEAN and India Travel Mart ( JAITM ) and Familiarization Trip 2014 held last May 28 to Jun 04.
FETA was one of 20 travel services providers from the Philippines selected by the Japan National Tourism Organization ( JNTO ) to participate as a Buyer in this year’s JAITM and Familiarization Trip.
JAITM is an annual event hosted by JNTO wherein selected Buyers from ASEAN countries and India are brought to Japan to see and pick Japan travel products which can be sold in their respective countries. Ms Nikki Clemente, Product Management & Marketing head, represented FETA.
Far Eastern Travel Agency ( FETA ) successfully fulfilled an incentive trip to Boracay given by Far Eastern University ( FEU ) to its Women’s Football Team for recently capturing the UAAP Women’s Football Season 76 championship. The said incentive trip was held last May 09-12. All travel arrangements including air transportation, accommodations at Boracay Ocean Club, transfers and other details of the trip were done by FETA’s Corporate FIT & Groups business unit. FETA has been servicing various FEU travel requirements since Y2012.
Far Eastern Travel Agency ( FETA )’s Go Travel Unlimited ( GTU ) business unit and Resorts World Manila hosted an event last April 25for GTU subscribers to familiarize them with the facilities and accommodations of Resorts World Manila and with GTU-Resorts World Manila tie-up products. GTU and Resorts World Manila came up with 4 packages to be sold through GTU.
50 selected GTU subscribers and guests were treated to a sumptuous lunch at Resort’s World Manila’s Passion restaurant and were given a guided tour of the Resorts World Manila’s facilities and accommodations including Remington Hotel, Maxim’s Hotel, Genting Star Tourism Academy, Casino, and the Newport Performing Arts Theater. Ms Vanessa Gile, GTU Business Unit Head, says “It was a very good activity for some of our selected GTU subscribers. We have great tie-up packages with Resorts World Manila. It’s one thing to make those packages available in GTU but for our subscribers to really sell them they have to be familiar with what’s being offered.” Adds Resorts World Manila’s Director of Sales, Ms Kathy Mercado: “We are thrilled to be partnering with GTU to come out with those 4 great packages. Having this event for selected GTU subscribers was also great for us because we really want to show that world-class entertainment is just a stone’s throw away for everybody here at Resorts World Manila”.