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1 Million Points Giveaway for Four Lucky Agoda Fans

BANGKOK, November 17, 2009, Asia’s fastest-growing hotel booking website, is giving away one million rewards points to celebrate the launch of its much-anticipated Facebook page. Each month, from December 2009 to March 2010, one lucky fan of Agoda on Facebook will receive 250,000 Agoda points in a prize-draw.

Becoming part of the Facebook community is an integral part of Agoda's strategy to communicate with its members through a diverse range of channels, including social networking sites. The Agoda Facebook page is a place where fans can enter regular competitions, share travel stories, post pictures and video and, of course, be alerted of the latest hotel deals as they happen.

Agoda CEO, Michael Kenny commented, “Agoda recognizes the importance of social media in providing information to its customers on their terms, through channels convenient to them. The Agoda Facebook page is part of our ongoing commitment to expanding our reach across multiple platforms and is Agoda’s latest move into social media."

To enter the competition, Facebook members must become a ‘fan’ of Agoda. All fans go into a random monthly draw to win 250 000 points, with prize draws starting from Monday December 14 and winners announced on the Agoda Facebook page. The full terms and conditions of the competition are also posted on Agoda’s Facebook page at:

The Agoda Rewards program is one of the greatest advantages of booking through Agoda. Customers accrue points valued at 4% to 7% of the total cost of the booking made through Agoda. Points are redeemable at any one of Agoda’s 103,000+ hotels worldwide, which include more than 7,000 properties across Asia.

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