Manama, Bahrain: Batelco, Bahrain's leading Telecommunications Company has been awarded the Telecoms Company of the Year awardacross the Middle East Region at the annual Arabian Business Achievements Awards 2010 ceremony, held at the Armani Hotel in Dubai on Tuesday 30th November. The prestigious event was held in the presence of HH Princess Ameerah, spouse of HRH Prince Alwaleed.
The Awards, judged by a panel of senior ITP Publishing Group editors and eminent regional business executives, celebrate the very best in business performance, both on a corporate and individual level.
"We are truly delighted and honoured to take this award home for the 2nd consecutive year," announced Shaikh Hamad bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, Batelco's Chairman who attended the event and collected the award on behalf of Batelco.
"Batelco's reputation and position in the telecommunications industry continues to flourish across the Middle East and this recognition surely confirms our status as one of the leading companies in the region," continued Shaikh Hamad.
Batelco Group Chief Executive Officer Peter Kaliaropoulos, who accompanied the Chairman on the occasion, said that Batelco's strategy and efforts over recent years have transformed the Company into a leading regional operation of reference, delivering innovation, value and better customer care both in Bahrain and a number of regional markets.
"The Award reflects the collective efforts of all our people, across all operations and their dedication to our customers and our company. We operate today in an ever more competitive marketplace and we believe that it is our people that give us the edge and ensure our continued success."
"We are delighted that our customers continue to support us and that the efforts of all our teams have been recognised via such a prestigious award which reinforces Batelco's and Bahrain's credentials across the region," added Mr. Kaliaropoulos.Back