The annual award “Business Traveler Russia & CIS Awards2018” was presented in Moscow, which brought together heads of international and Russian airlines, airports, representatives of the hotel business, industrial structures, banks, corporations, top management and heads of large international companies, city01.kz reports.
According to the press service of the city akim, Astana was awarded a prize in two categories: “The Best Business Destination of the Year” and “The Best City of Business and Event Tourism in Russia and the CIS”.
The Business Traveler Awards is annually awarded for outstanding achievements and innovations in the field of business tourism and is presented by Business Traveler Publishing House, the leading magazine for business travelers with 14 publications worldwide, one of which is a publication in Russia and the CIS.
During its existence, “Business Traveler Awards” gained a reputation as an authoritative award, largely due to its objectivity: the winners are determined by the reader’s vote, that is, the winners were chosen by the readers, not the jury or the expert committee, and a special audit company tracked the purity of the vote.
Among the nominees of the award were presented as well-known international brands, and regional companies in Russia, CIS countries and neighboring countries, destinations, hotels, airlines and others.