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Macau. com Partners With The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) as its Official Travel Partner

Macau. com Partners With The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) as its Official Travel Partner

Macau. com, the leading online destination marketing and travel company in Macau is the official travel partner for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend & Awards 2009.

Macau (PRWEB) May 5, 2009

Macau. com, the leading online destination marketing and travel company in Macau is the official travel partner for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend & Awards 2009.

IIFA Weekend & Awards is an annual event that showcases, honours and celebrates outstanding members of the Indian Film Fraternity. Having travelled across continents and beau locales including London, Amsterdam, Johannesburg, Malaysia, Singapore, Dubai and more, this year's IIFA Weekend & Awards will be held in Macau from June 11-13 at The Venetian Macao (http://www. macau. com/en/hotels/macau/cotai/details-for/52/the-venetian-macao-resort-hotel? utm_source=prweb&utm_medium=pr&utm_term=venetian_macao&utm_campaign=iifa)-Resort-Hotel.

As the official travel partner, Macau. com is offering delegates the best hotels in Macau (http://www. macau. com/en/hotels/in/macau? utm_source=prweb&utm_medium=pr&utm_term=hotels_in_macau&utm_campaign=iifa) as well as hotels in Hong Kong (http://www. macau. com/en/hotels/in/hong-kong? utm_source=prweb&utm_medium=pr&utm_term=hotels_in_hong_kong&utm_campaign=iifa) at discounted rates. A special customized IIFA Weekend & Awards 2009 site on Macau. com will provide bookings of Macau hotels (http://www. macau. com/en/hotels/in/macau? utm_source=prweb&utm_medium=pr&utm_term=macau_hotels&utm_campaign=iifa), Hong Kong hotels (http://www. macau. com/en/hotels/in/hong-kong? utm_source=prweb&utm_medium=pr&utm_term=hong_kong_hotels&utm_campaign=iifa) as well as the insider Macau travel (http://www. macau. com/en? utm_source=prweb&utm_medium=pr&utm_term=macau_travel&utm_campaign=iifa) tips. Regular e-newsletters will be sent to all delegates, containing the latest hot deals in town and the hottest Macau entertainment tips.

"Macau's unique blend of East-meets-West culture and top-notch entertainment facilities is what makes it such an exciting host city for the renowned IIFA Weekend & Award," says Macau. com's CEO Christina Siaw. She adds: "The event holds special significance for Macau. com, because it is a testament to our leading position in Macau, showcasing our continuous commitment to service quality."

The organizer and promoter of IIFA, Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., Director, Sabbas Joseph said: "Celebrating a decade of Indian Cinema, we thought it befitting that Macau be chosen as the destination for the IIFA Weekend and Awards 2009." He adds: "Our partnership with Macau. com greatly ensures that our delegates will enjoy the best stay and sample the best Macau has to offer."

About Macau. com:
Macau. com is the premier web portal and online travel agency for hotel accommodation, show tickets and packaged tour products for Macau and the Pearl Delta Region. With a secure and technologically advanced online booking engine, Macau. com's services are targeted at Macau-bound travelers coming from Mainland China, Hong Kong and high growth-tourist areas including Southeast Asia, Taiwan, Australia and North Asian markets such as Japan and Korea.

About The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA):
The International Indian Film Academy, conceptualized and produced by Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. is supported by the key members of the Indian film fraternity. IIFA is the most respected South Asian film academy and its main highlight, the IIFA Awards is India's biggest media event. With a viewership of almost 600 million worldwide, the IIFAs are among the world's most-watched annual entertainment events.

From a one night celebration in 2000 at the Millennium Dome, London, the last nine years have seen the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) movement grow into a cine-packed weekend of film-festivals, workshops, exhibitions, film-showcases, global business forums and sporting events, all of which climaxes into the IIFA Awards. The IIFAs have been celebrated in London, Sun City, Johannesburg, Singapore, Malaysia, Dubai, Amsterdam, Yorkshire and the last edition was hosted by Thailand in the amazing city of Bangkok. This year, IIFA celebrates its 10th anniversary scheduled for June 2009 at the exotic, Venetian Resort-Hotel, Macau in China. IIFA 2009 vows to be a virtuoso, enthralling Weekend; while the IIFA Awards will seek celebrate A Golden Decade in Indian Cinema.

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