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News / Technology
OYO expands in China, Ctrip grows offline sales and more China news and trends
By PhocusWire | August 20, 2018
OYO signed 400 hotels and 25,000 rooms in China last month alone; Ctrip's offline shops attract new customers; a fresh take on Klook's $200 million and  more. Jin Jiang, OYO To lower its debt, HNA Read More
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Reimagining customer experience, part 4: Hospitality happenings
By Mitra Sorrells | July 30, 2018
Deloitte recently surveyed more than 6,600 hotels guests who have collectively stayed at 25 brands across different hotel tiers to find out what makes a great hotel experience.   Read More
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Opinion / Technology
How online payment trends are impacting the travel industry
By Morten Larsen - Booking.com | July 25, 2018
The world of online payments is undergoing a rapid transformation. Whereas once customers had scant options - primarily credit cards and bank transfers - to make bookings over the internet, they now... Read More
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KKday charts expansion into China with investment from Alibaba
By Mitra Sorrells | July 12, 2018
Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund has made an investment in Taiwan-based experiences distributor KKday to help it expand into the Chinese market. Read More
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Taking friction out of travel booking, Alibaba and Fliggy style
By Sponsored Content | June 19, 2018
This is an article by Ritesh Gupta for TravelDaily China.It appears as part of the tnooz sponsored content initiative. Mobile devices have become the 24/7 consumer companion and groups such Alibaba Read More
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As China's travellers opt for customized trips, AccorHotels looks to personalise for millions of Ctrip users
By Linda Fox | April 20, 2018
Ctrip 300 million registered users will have access to personalised experiences from AccorHotels' brands following the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the two companies. A statemen Read More
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Lufthansa on the importance of working with Fliggy and other channels in China
By Sponsored Content | November 27, 2017
This is a viewpoint from China Travel Daily.This article appears as part of the tnooz sponsored content initiative. What does it mean to run a flagship store on Alibaba’s Fliggy.com? If we asses Read More
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Denmark forges tourism ties with China via Dianping partnership
By Marisa Garcia | March 14, 2017
Denmark has signed a historic agreement with Chinese travel site Dianping, becoming the first European nation to appear on the Chinese product reviews and group-buying platform. Dianping is China's Read More
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ReviewPro boss talks strategy after Shiji tie-up
By Viewpoints | February 10, 2017
Ctrip's purchase of Skyscanner is by far the biggest travel tech deal to come out of China this year, but it's not the only one. This January, Chinese hotel IT specialist Shiji bought an 80% stake Read More
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ATPCO incoming CEO pledges important role in future of airline distribution
By Kevin May | November 15, 2016
In an industry full of insidery type organsations and protocols, ATPCO is one of the most important but rarely discussed elements in the food chain. The Airline Tariff Publishing Company has its ro Read More
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News / Online
Out of nowhere, Alibaba renames Alitrip travel brand to Fliggy
By Kevin May | November 2, 2016
Alibaba seems content to play around with the branding of its fledgling travel service - renaming Alitrip to Fliggy over the course of the past week. The Chinese web giant has plenty of muscle in t Read More
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Chat is where it's at for KLM as it finds customers on new platforms
By Linda Fox | October 28, 2016
KLM is betting big on chat services as part of its quest to go where its customers are. The company began a trial of a rebooking service on WhatsApp at the beginning of the year following on from i Read More
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Asia-Pacific online travel sales tipped to overtake North America
By Kevin May | July 15, 2016
Next year could be a landmark one in the evolution of online travel as sales in Asia-Pacific surpass those in North America for the first time. Research house eMarketer has forecast that online tra Read More
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Booking.com affiliate VNTrip scores $3 million funding round
By Kevin May | July 11, 2016
VNTrip, just a month after its official launch, has scored a Series A funding round of $3 million from an ex-Alibaba exec's investment vehicle. John Wu's FengHe Fund Management was joined by Hancoc Read More
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Going into bat - China's digital ad market explained
By Viewpoints | June 1, 2016
BAT is an acronym any travel firm with global aspirations needs to be aware of - it is the shorthand of choice for China's internet giants - Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent. Each of these businesses has Read More