DOHA, QATAR – Qatar Duty Free has opened a new Omega store, providing travellers to Hamad International Airport (HIA) Doha with the latest collections from one of the world’s greatest Swiss watchmakers, and further expanding the range of high-end boutiques on offer to passengers shopping in the airport’s Fashion Avenue.
The new Omega store in HIA is one of only two Omega boutiques in the GCC and offers travellers shopping in Qatar Duty Free more than 120 extraordinary timepieces to choose from – providing an abundance of gift ideas to travellers looking to buy a special present for their loved ones this coming holiday season.
Omega is world-renowned for its innovation and quality, and is immortalised in history as the first watch to be worn on the moon, and has been seen by millions over the decades on screen on the wrist of Hollywood-favourite, James Bond. Omega produces some of the finest and most-desired timepieces demanded by global travellers including the popular Speedmaster, Seamaster and Constellation ranges, together making the brand a preferred choice among watch enthusiasts everywhere.
Senior Vice President Qatar Duty Free, Mr. Luis Gasset said: “Visitors to Qatar Duty Free will discover an exceptional shopping experience and a range of products and brands that will surprise and delight them. We are very proud to expand our range of luxury boutiques to welcome Omega, which is a great addition to our world-class shopping hub.
“Global travellers have voted Qatar Duty Free as one of the world’s top five airports for shopping thanks to our commitment to providing them with the very best shopping experience, personalised services, and delivering products and brands that meet worldwide demands for the very latest trends.”
Qatar Duty Free was recently announced as a global favourite becoming one of the world’s top five airports for shopping in the 2016 Skytrax World Airport Awards among the more than 12.5 million travellers who voted.
Hamad International Airport (HIA), the home of Qatar Duty Free, was announced as the world’s fifth ‘Best Airport for Shopping,’ as well as the ‘Best Airport in the Middle East’ for the second consecutive year at the 2016 Skytrax World Airport Awards in March. At the same time HIA leapt into the ‘World’s Top 10 Best Airports’ ranking and became the first ever Middle Eastern airport to achieve the honour.