Galileo Emirates Signs Tunisian Distribution Deal

A new joint agreement to distribute and market Galileo`s Global Distribution
System to Tunisian travel agents has been signed by Galileo Emirates
Galileo Pakistan and Group Mohsen Hachicha (GMH).

The deal gives Tunisian agents world-wide access to the Galileo Reservation
System and its powerful productivity and management tools.

GMH will now use the combined strengths of Galileo Emirates and Galileo
Pakistan to promote the new system and transform it into Tunisia`s leading
travel distribution channel.

GMH, owned by Mohsen Hachicha, has diversified interests with a turnover of
US$200m a year. Its new Global IT subsidiary, headed by his son Fethi
Hachicha, will handle Galileo distribution in Tunisia. 

The link between Galileo Emirates and GMH will give agents the latest IT
platform, offering fast response times and access to Galileo`s full product
range, including the latest version of Viewpoint, its graphical user


Dermot Mannion, Emirates` Chief Director, Finance, IT & Services, signed on
behalf of Galileo Emirates. Fethi Hachicha, President Director General
signed on behalf of GMH and Ali Naqi Taqi on behalf of Galileo Pakistan,
where he is Chief Executive Officer.

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