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agoda.com partners with South Korean Low-Cost Carrier Jeju Air
SINGAPORE (May 2, 2012)
agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced a partnership with South Korean air carrier Jeju Air.
Jeju Air is the largest leading low cost carrier in South Korea, making travel to Jeju Island more accessible since the company’s launch in 2005. Based out of Jeju Island, the airline serves hubs in Hong Kong, Japan, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and China, offering convenient and affordable flights to travelers headed to several destinations throughout South Korea.
Thanks to this partnership, Jeju Air customers can now enjoy up to 75 per cent discount at Agoda.com hotels worldwide by booking through www.agoda.com/jejuairen. Agoda.com lists more than 800 properties across South Korea, including top vacation spots on Jeju Island, with more than 34,000 customer hotel reviews of the region available to help travelers decide which property best suits them.
President of Agoda.com Mr. Robert Rosenstein commented on the partnership: “We are pleased to be able to provide our unmatched regional hotel inventory to Jeju Air customers and to work closely with them to make travel between Korea and the rest of Asia more accessible and affordable.&rdquo
Jeju Air Commercial Division / Chief Operating Officer Mr. BooYoung Um said: “We are happy to reduce the cost of travel to South Korea by providing not only reasonably-priced airline reservation services to our customers, but also providing affordable hotel reservation services through this partnership with Agoda.com. Furthermore, since both our companies provide an online service, we hope to be able to collaborate even more in the future.”
Agoda.com lists more than 170,000 properties in more than 22,000 cities worldwide, offering daily updated deals to customers in 37 different languages. For every booking made, customers earn Rewards Points that can be used to reduce the price of future bookings or saved up to pay for entire stays.
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