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New era of hospitality dawns

By Our Correspondent
June 11, 2024
This undated file photograph shows a general view of the Gwadar port in Pakistan. — Gwadar Port Authority/File
This undated file photograph shows a general view of the Gwadar port in Pakistan. — Gwadar Port Authority/File 

Islamabad : As the Balochistan region has started receiving a major inflow of international travellers as well as world business groups following the Gwadar seaport operations and CPEC route, a new era of hospitality has dawned in the province with the Best Western Hotels opening its latest property in Quetta within the Defence Housing Authority (DHA).

The launch event featured other notable guests, dignitaries, influencers, businessmen, investors and celebrities including Abdul Moeed Ishrat, CEO of M&I Premier; Immad Ali Khan, Partner of M&I Premier; and renowned actress Durr-e-Fishaan. This initiative, taken in collaboration with the DHA Quetta, highlights the city’s appeal and the crucial role of DHA Quetta in establishing a secure, high-standard living environment. In this regard, the DHA Quetta Administrator’s efforts have been a key in bringing world-class living standards to Balochistan.

This new establishment is set to drive economic growth, create jobs, and boost local businesses. It is expected to attract more international brands to Quetta, further integrating the region into the global economy. Additionally, the launch emphasises women’s empowerment by offering inclusive employment opportunities and fostering a supportive environment for women’s career advancement.

“The opening of Best Western Hotels in Quetta is a remarkable achievement for our community,” Administrator of DHA Quetta Brigadier Azhar Munir, who played an instrumental role in initiating and implementing this venture, said while speaking at the opening ceremony. “This partnership with Best Western Hotels & Resorts underscores our commitment to providing high-quality amenities in DHA Quetta. We are keen to offer excellent hospitality services to both residents and visitors. ***