November 5 2019  |  Industry News

MEADFA Conference to be held under the patronage of H.E Dr. Ahmed Al Futaisi

By Hibah Noor

H.E Dr Ahmed Al Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications for Oman, will be the guest of honor at the 2019 MEADFA Conference, which will take place at the Kempinski Hotel, Muscat from November 24 – 26.

Speakers confirmed to attend the event include Dr. Khalfan Said Al Shueili, CEO of Oman Aviation Services and Chairman of Muscat Duty Free; and Sheikh Aimen Ahmed Al Hosni, CEO of Oman Airports Management Co.

Commenting on the latest announcement, Haitham Al Majali, MEADFA President says: “We’re delighted to welcome H.E. Dr. Ahmed Al Futaisi to this year’s MEADFA Conference. His patronage is a genuine honor and demonstrates the importance of this event to the duty free and travel retail industry in Oman and the wider region.”

Alain Maingreaud, TFWA President, adds: “The MEADFA Conference continues to flourish, and once again this year the biggest names in the duty free and travel retail industry are due to attend. As ever, we’re very pleased to be lending our support to this excellent event.”

Registration for the 18th MEADFA Conference managed by TFWA is now open. To book your place and find out more information about the event, please visit

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