China’s Baidu-backed travel company Qunar has become one of the country’s leading online travel search providers, boasting about 75 million monthly visits.
Expedia-owned Chinese OTA eLong is partnering with ArrivalGuides, a Europe-based destination content specialist, in a bid to overhaul and improve the site’s destination information.
Iâ€™ve been covering Asiaâ€™s travel and tourism industry for more years than I care to remember and I can honestly say this is currently the most intense time of change.
Wotif has cornered the online accommodation booking space in Australia and New Zealand, turning over $1.1 billion worth of bookings per year for over 17,000 accommodation provides in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.
Expedia’s Egencia corporate travel unit “bypasses the traditional GDS channel” to get enhanced features and functionality from Southwest Airlines, the carrier says.