Qatar Airways named ‘Official airline Sponsor’ of the 24th world men’s handball championship
Doha, September 30, 2014 (STAT):-Qatar Airways has been named the Official Airline Sponsor for the 24thmen’s handball world championship tournament to be held in Doha.
The strategic partnership has been announced as Qatar 2015 ramps up its preparations to host the first international handball championship tournament which runs from 15th January until 1st February 2015.
As the Official Airline Sponsor, Qatar Airways will play a key role for the Championship, as international teams and sports fans will travel to Doha for what will be a hugely popular event, with 24 participating countries qualified for the tournament including the host nation of Qatar.
The contract of mutual agreement was signed by Qatar Airways Senior Vice-President Commercial – Qatar, Mr. Ehab Amin and Dr. Thani Abdulrahman Al Kuwari, Director General of the Qatar 2015 Organising Committee (MWHCOC), at a press conference held in Doha today.
“We are very proud to be working with the Organising Committee of the 24thmen’s handball world championship and look forward to playing our part in enabling Qatar to successfully host this major international championship. Qatar Airways has a strong history of association with large-scale sporting events locally and globally, and we firmly believe in their power to enrich communities and bring sports fans together from around the world.” Mr. Ehab Amin, Qatar Airways Senior Vice-President Commercial commented on the sponsorship.