Expedia Scoops Best On-line Travel Agent Title at 22nd Annual TTG Awards 2011

On October 07, 2011 at 04:00 AM

 

Expedia Scoops Best On-line Travel Agent Title at 22nd Annual TTG Awards 2011
 
Singapore, 7 October 2011 – Expedia®, the world’s leading online travel company, has been named ‘Best On-line Travel Agent’ at the 22nd Annual TTG Awards 2011. This trade award, presented by TTG Publishing, honours top names in Asia Pacific’s travel industry based on voting by readers of TTG Asia, TTG China, TTGmice and TTGBTmice.
 
Expedia scooped the top travel agent title, for the second year running, based on professionalism and excellence in staff, best value-added services to consumers and best use of technology in improving service efficiency and effectiveness. “We constantly strive to offer travellers the best deals and are honoured to once again receive their vote of confidence. This is a significant achievement for us as we continue to
aggressively grow in the Asia Pacific region. As the world’s largest online travel company with unrivalled technology and a unique product offering, we will continue to bring best value holidays to travellers in this region,” said Dan Lynn, CEO of AirAsiaExpedia.
 
Expedia has a strong Asia Pacific presence with localised sites in Australia, New Zealand, India, and Japan. It also entered the Southeast Asia market earlier this year with the launch of a dedicated Singapore site. Other countries in the region with localised Expedia sites include Malaysia (Expedia.com.my) and Thailand (Expedia.co.th). It also plans to launch dedicated sites in the Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia by the first quarter of next year.
 
Expedia.com.sg recently launched its full-service offering with the introduction of flights and packages backed by the Best Price Guarantee. Singapore travellers can now select from over 140,000 hotels and 400 airlines and book holiday packages all on one platform. To
celebrate the launch of the enhanced Expedia.com.sg, Expedia is offering unbeatable 4 days/3 nights flight and hotel packages to holiday hotpots such as Bali, Phuket, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Penang starting from as low as $87. Travellers need to book on Expedia.com.sg from now to Oct 9th, 2011 to take advantage of the promotion.
 
All localized Expedia sites offer the best in hotels and travel destinations worldwide. It provides travellers with a suite of online booking and travel management tools, along with a fully localised service and dedicated phone support to help them plan and book the right hotel from a selection of over 140,000 properties worldwide.
 
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About AirAsiaExpedia
 
AirAsiaExpedia is the joint venture company between the world's leading online travel company, Expedia Inc. and the world's best low cost airline, AirAsia. Headquartered in Singapore, AirAsiaExpedia operates Expedia’s businesses in India, Japan, Southeast Asia and East Asian markets and AirAsiaGo business. In Singapore, AirAsiaExpedia operates Expedia.com.sg helping travellers plan and book their travel by providing a personalised
service, the latest technology and a wide selection of over 140,000 hotels and 400 airlines of holiday packages, cheap flights and hotel bookings to suit their travel needs.
 
For more information, please contact:
Sarada Chellam, Soon Lishan or Brenda Yeo
ICON International Communications
Tel: +65 6220 2623 (Singapore)
byeo@iconinternational.com.sgMEDIA RELEASE
Expedia Scoops Best On-line Travel Agent Title at 22nd
Annual TTG Awards 2011
Singapore, 7 October 2011 – Expedia®, the world’s leading online travel company, has
been named ‘Best On-line Travel Agent’ at the 22nd Annual TTG Awards 2011. This
prestigious trade award, presented by TTG Publishing, honours top names in Asia Pacific’s
travel industry based on voting by readers of TTG Asia, TTG China, TTGmice and TTGBTmice.
Expedia scooped the top travel agent title, for the second year running, based on
professionalism and excellence in staff, best value-added services to consumers and best
use of technology in improving service efficiency and effectiveness.
“We constantly strive to offer travellers the best deals and are honoured to once again
receive their vote of confidence. This is a significant achievement for us as we continue to
aggressively grow in the Asia Pacific region. As the world’s largest online travel company
with unrivalled technology and a unique product offering, we will continue to bring best value
holidays to travellers in this region,” said Dan Lynn, CEO of AirAsiaExpedia.
Expedia has a strong Asia Pacific presence with localised sites in Australia, New Zealand,
India, and Japan. It also entered the Southeast Asia market earlier this year with the launch
of a dedicated Singapore site. Other countries in the region with localised Expedia sites
include Malaysia (Expedia.com.my) and Thailand (Expedia.co.th). It also plans to launch
dedicated sites in the Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia by the first quarter of next year.
Expedia.com.sg recently launched its full-service offering with the introduction of flights and
packages backed by the Best Price Guarantee. Singapore travellers can now select from
over 140,000 hotels and 400 airlines and book holiday packages all on one platform. To
celebrate the launch of the enhanced Expedia.com.sg, Expedia is offering unbeatable 4
days/3 nights flight and hotel packages to holiday hotpots such as Bali, Phuket, Bangkok,
Kuala Lumpur, Penang starting from as low as $87. Travellers need to book on
Expedia.com.sg from now to Oct 9th, 2011 to take advantage of the promotion.
All localized Expedia sites offer the best in hotels and travel destinations worldwide. It
provides travellers with a suite of online booking and travel management tools, along with a
fully localised service and dedicated phone support to help them plan and book the right
hotel from a selection of over 140,000 properties worldwide.
-Ends-
About AirAsiaExpedia
AirAsiaExpedia is the joint venture company between the world's leading online travel
company, Expedia Inc. and the world's best low cost airline, AirAsia. Headquartered in
Singapore, AirAsiaExpedia operates Expedia’s businesses in India, Japan, Southeast Asia
and East Asian markets and AirAsiaGo business. In Singapore, AirAsiaExpedia operates
Expedia.com.sg helping travellers plan and book their travel by providing a personalised
service, the latest technology and a wide selection of over 140,000 hotels and 400 airlines of
holiday packages, cheap flights and hotel bookings to suit their travel needs.
For more information, please contact:
Sarada Chellam, Soon Lishan or Brenda Yeo
ICON International Communications
Tel: +65 6220 2623 (Singapore)
byeo@iconinternational.com.sg
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