Winners of first Business Traveller Russia and CIS Awards announced

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Winners of first Business Traveller Russia and CIS Awards announcedThe winners of the inaugural Business Traveller Russia and CIS Awards have been announced.

The winners of the inaugural Business Traveller Russia and CIS Awards have been announced. Held for the first time on Monday, September 26 in Moscow, the awards ceremony was the culmination of a three-month voting process by readers of Business Traveller Russia.

The awards celebrated the best representatives of the Russian business travel market in six categories: airline, airport, destination, hotel, car rental service and roaming. Results were audited by the independent research company GfK Group, ensuring an unbiased process that rewarded the best of the best.

Notable victories included host city Moscow being awarded Best City for Business and Event Tourism Worldwide, beating destinations such as Rome, Madrid, Paris, Singapore, Saint Petersburg, Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod. Other significant winners included Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, which was awarded Best Airport Worldwide; Kempinski Hotels, which won Best Business Hotel Chain Worldwide; and Singapore Airlines, which was named Best Asian Airline.

The Business Traveller Russia and CIS Awards is a valuable tool for the business travel market to determine customer loyalty and satisfaction – the so-called positive index of Customer Experience. The specially developed questionnaire and opinion poll, covering a variety of professional spheres, ensure the awards highlight the needs of both corporate and individual travellers as well as determine the quality standards of travel services.

First held in 1988 in the UK, the Business Traveller Awards have won an enviable reputation as authoritative and respected events, and today are held in 12 countries, including Great Britain, Germany, Poland, the US, India, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East.

Nomination winners of this year are:

Airlines

Best Airline in Russia and CIS - Aeroflot

Best Regional Airline in Russia and CIS - UTair

Best European Airline - Aeroflot

Best Asian Airline - Singapore Airlines

Best Middle Eastern Airline - Etihad Airways

Best Business Class on Long-Haul Flights - Etihad Airways

Best Business Class on Medium-Haul Flights - Aeroflot

Best Economy Class on Long-Haul Flights - Emirates

Best Economy Class on Medium-Haul Flights - Swiss International Air Lines

Best Frequent Flyer Programme - S7

 

Airports

Best Airport Worldwide - Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

Best Airport in Russia and CIS - Sheremetyevo International Airport

Best Regional Airport in Russia - Sochi International Airport

Best Business Lounge in Russia and CIS - Space business lounge at Sheremetyevo International Airport

 

Destinations - Choice by Business Travellers

Best City for Business and Event Tourism Worldwide - Moscow

Best City for Business and Event Tourism in Russia and CIS – Saint Petersburg

 

Hotels

Best Business Hotel Chain Worldwide - Kempinski Hotels

Best Business Hotel Chain in Russia and CIS - Azimut Hotels

Best Business Hotel in Russia and CIS – Lotte Hotel Moscow

Best Business Hotel in the Central Federal District - Ararat Park Hyatt Moscow

Best Business Hotel in the Northwestern Federal District - Belmond Grand Hotel Europe

Best Business Hotel in the South Federal District - Mriya Resort & Spa

Best Business Hotel in the Far Eastern Federal District - AZIMUT Hotel Vladivostok

Best Business Hotel in the Ural Federal District - Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg

Best Business Hotel in the Volga Federal District - DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center

Best Business Hotel in the North Caucasus Federal District - Grozny City Hotel

Best Business Hotel in the Siberian Federal District - Novosibirsk Marriott Hotel

Best Airport Hotel in Russia - Sheraton Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport Hotel

Best Hotel Loyalty Scheme - Best Western Hotels & Resorts

Best Business Hotel Worldwide - Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow

 

Traveller’s Arsenal

Best Roaming – Best Mobile Network Operator - Beeline

 

Best Rent-A-Car Service 

Best Car Rental Company - Avis

 

Business Traveller Russia and CIS Awards 2016 ceremony was held with the support of Moscow City Government.

Read more here.

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