Agoda in the News
agoda.com partners with Cathay Pacific's Cathay Holidays Ltd
SINGAPORE (June 23, 2011)
Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced a partnership with Cathay Holidays Limited, the travel agency arm of Cathay Pacific Airways through which Cathay Holidays will distribute agoda.com's hotel product.
Cathay Holidays provides inventory to CathayPacific.com and creates tailored package trips that showcase the carrier's key destination cities, including Hong Kong, Japan, Seoul, Beijing and Shanghai. Travelers booking a ticket through the CathayPacific.com website will have access to agoda.com's worldwide instantly-confirmable inventory, with a wide selection of properties on offer throughout the Asian continent and in Cathay Pacific's route hubs.
By partnering with agoda.com, Cathay Holidays will be able to provide up-to-the-minute rates and promotions in more than 100 countries. Coupled with Cathay Pacific's 65 years' of industry experience and coverage of 114 cities, travelers can enjoy great savings in the world's top destinations plus instant confirmation on hotel rooms.
Mr. Wilfred Fan, Managing Director – North Asia at agoda.com commented, "This partnership is a natural fit for both companies. agoda.com's wide footprint of global hotels overlaps with Cathay’s extensive international routes and both our companies can service customers in many languages. We hope this ongoing partnership will make travelling easier and offer greater opportunities to the millions of international travelers who currently book trips through the Cathay Pacific network.”
Mr. Vincent Li, Managing Director of Cathay Holidays Limited, said, “Cathay Holidays is committed to offering customers a full-service travel experience with great deals and quality service through our network both offline and online. agoda.com's global coverage, promotions and instant confirmation will help us continue to add value for our loyal customers.”