Tata Communications and Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIA) have announced a multi-year agreement aimed at enhancing employee productivity and user experience through a transformation of the airline’s communications and collaboration tools.

The partnership builds on a long-standing association between SIA and Tata Communications. According to the company, this advancement enables SIA users to connect and collaborate on a global scale.

Amitabh Sarkar, vice-president and head of the Asia-Pacific and Japan enterprise, said, “We take great pride in our long-standing relationship with Singapore Airlines. As a global comm-tech player, we are privileged to be chosen as their partner in progress, as they emerge stronger than ever and strive to create new benchmarks in customer experiences.”

However, the shares were down by 1.35 per cent at Rs 1,714.15 at 2.10 pm on the BSE.