Posted on April 19, 2019
Qatar Airways’ recruitment team has been named ‘Top Employer Brand’ by, at a recent ceremony in Doha, it was announced. The ‘Top Employer Brand’ award recognises outstanding employers who add exceptional value to the talent market within Qatar.

Qatar Airways is the most popular prospective employer in Qatar on the recruitment website Qatar Airways Group chief executive HE Akbar al-Baker, said: “We are very pleased that our outstanding recruitment team has been recognised for their efforts in helping us become the ‘Top Employer Brand’ by This award is a testament to our team’s innovation towards developing the pool of talent here in Qatar, and is also a significant step toward achieving Qatar’s 2030 National Vision, which strives to support social development which includes increasing employment and career opportunities for all citizens.”

The award builds on recent successes by Qatar Airways Recruitment team in 2018, which also won the ‘Best Employer Brand’ and ‘Best Recruiter’ awards in October 2018 at the LinkedIn Talent Awards 2018., the leading job site in the Middle East and North Africa, connects job seekers with employers in the Mena region. Every day, thousands of new job vacancies are listed on the award-winning platform by the region’s top employers. With more than 35,200,000 professionals and 40,000 leading organisations using’s recruitment platform across all industry categories and career levels, is the single largest marketplace for professionals and companies in the region.

Qatar Airways has received a host of accolades in 2019, including ‘World’s Top 10 Airline’, ‘World’s Best Business Class’, ‘Middle East Best Airline’, ‘Middle East Best Major’, ‘Middle East Best Business Class’, and ‘Middle East Best Economy Class’ by TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Airline Awards 2019. Qatar Airways has also been awarded with several PAX International Readership Awards 2019 including ‘Best Cabin Interior Passenger Experience’. Qatar Airways was named ‘World’s Best Business Class’ by the 2018 World Airline Awards, managed by international air transport rating organisation Skytrax. It was also named ‘Best Business Class Seat’, ‘Best Airline in the Middle East’, and ‘World’s Best First Class Airline Lounge’.

Qatar Airways currently operates a modern fleet of more than 250 aircraft via its hub, Hamad International Airport to more than 160 destinations worldwide. The airline has launched an array of new destinations recently, including Gothenburg Sweden; Mombasa, Kenya and Da Nang, Vietnam. Qatar Airways will add a number of new destinations to its extensive route network in 2019, including Lisbon, Malta, Rabat, Izmir in Turkey, Langkawi in Malaysia, Davao and Mogadishu.

source: Gulf Times