The Red Sea International Company signed two major contracts with the Saudi Airlines Catering Company, through which the Saudi Airlines Catering Company will implement the design, construction and operation of a central production unit for the production of meals for the employees of hotel establishments, in addition to providing laundry services for hotels in the Red Sea project, including employee uniforms..
On this occasion, CEO of the Red Sea International Group, John Pagano, said: “We are committed to ensuring that our partners and employees who reside and work in the Red Sea project receive smooth and sustainable services. Saudi Airlines Catering Company, which has more than 40 years of experience in food production and laundry services According to the highest international standards.
He added, “Out of our concern that our partners be able to benefit from these projects, Saudi Airlines Catering Company will share these values with us, and we will work together to develop local supply chains by looking forward to working with neighboring companies as much as possible.”.
The agreements were signed in Riyadh in the presence of the CEO of the Red Sea International Group, John Pagano, and the CEO of the Saudi Airlines Catering Company, Wajdi Al-Ghabban. The signing ceremony was also attended by a number of senior executives from the Red Sea International Company, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Saudi Airlines Catering Company, and other members of the Board of Directors and executive directors..
As one of the key projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030, the Red Sea International Company plays an important role in diversifying the economy and creating opportunities for Saudi citizens in the tourism sector as part of the 70,000 jobs that the Red Sea project will provide upon completion of full operation, and this cooperation will provide more than 500 new specialized jobs within the Kingdom.
In the same context, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Airlines Catering Company, Muhammad Al-Sarhan, expressed his pride, along with the Board of Directors, the executive management and all employees, for this important achievement of the company. He stressed that these two contracts represent the start of a strong strategic partnership with the Red Sea International Company, which aims to enhance joint efforts to serve the tourism industry in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and consolidate its position on the global tourism map in line with the goals of Vision 2030, which reflects an ambitious country, a vibrant society and a thriving economy.
On the other hand, CEO of Saudi Airlines Catering Company, Wajdi Al-Ghabban, stated: “Through Red Sea International Company’s determination to provide wonderful work and living experiences for employees, Saudi Airlines Catering Company stands side by side with Red Sea International Company in achieving these ambitions. We also reiterate our intention to support local companies, and we look forward to being a partner in the growing Red Sea Destination project.”
The partnership comes as Red Sea International prepares to host visitors at the Red Sea destination before the end of this year. With the completion of the project in 2030, the destination will include 50 hotels containing 8,000 hotel rooms, in addition to tourist resorts.