PETALING JAYA, 29 October 2019 – Malindo Air recently bagged the ASEAN-India Achievement & Excellence award at the distinctive 4th ASEAN-India Business Summit and Business Excellence Awards 2019, a glitzy event in Manila, held for the first time outside of Malaysia, in recognition of several individuals and corporations who have made great contributions to economic relations between ASEAN and India. The award was presented by H.E. Shri Ram Nath Kovind, President of India.
“It is a great honor to be conferred the ASEAN-India Achievement & Excellence award for year 2019. This award was given in recognition of the contribution made by Malindo Air in strengthening bilateral economic relations between Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and India.”
Capt. Mushafiz Mustafa Bakri, Malindo Air CEO
He continued by saying that the airline giant believes air connectivity is crucial to unlocking a country’s economic growth potential because it enables the country to attract business investment, human capital and also spurs the tourism industry.
“This award will serve as an added motivation for Malindo Air to remain committed and improve further, while it will also mark our ability to transport passengers from their origin to their destination seamlessly. Malindo Air will continually embrace new challenges and increase our penetration into emerging markets and make air travel more accessible.”
Capt. Mushafiz Mustafa Bakri
The award recipients were selected by the organizing committee of the ASEAN-India Achievement and Excellence award in consultation with the Indian High Commissions and Embassies in the region.