Expedia receives World Travel Award for Leading Online Travel Agency Website 2013

On December 09, 2013 at 01:48 PM
Expedia receives World Travel Award for Leading Online Travel Agency Website 2013

New Delhi, Dec 9, 2013: Expedia was voted the 2013 World Travel Award for World’s Leading Online Travel Agency Website 2013 at the glittering ceremony at La Cigale Hotel in Doha, Qatar. The industry’s elite - including CEOs of leading travel companies, government ministers and tourism board chiefs - travelled from around the globe to celebrate the very best travel and tourism brands. Read more

Expedia.co.in 2013 Vacation Deprivation Study: India comes down six positions to feature as 10th most vacation deprived nation

On November 29, 2013 at 12:58 PM
Expedia.co.in 2013 Vacation Deprivation Study: India comes down six positions to feature as 10th most vacation deprived nation

2013 Vacation Deprivation Study: India comes down six positions to feature as 10th most vacation deprived nation

Indians lag in maintaining a work-life balance; 94% stay connected to work during vacations Read more

Expedia ramps up investments in India to set up R&D centre Moves to a new office and plans to hire 300 by end of 2012

On October 17, 2013 at 01:12 PM
Expedia ramps up investments in India to set up R&D centre Moves to a new office and plans to hire 300 by end of 2012

Gurgaon, October 17, 2012: The Expedia Group announced plans to set up a global technology centre in India as part of its enhanced investment in India. The Expedia group’s Indian subsidiary companies also moved to a brand new office premise, spread over 42,000 sq feet in Gurgaon. The facility will primarily house employees working on sales and marketing, research and development, and travel supply support services activities in support of Expedia Group’s Expedia-brand, Expedia.co.in, Hotels.com-brand, and Egencia (corporate travel) businesses. The Gurgaon set-up represents one of the Expedia Group’s largest facilities outside of Expedia, Inc.’s Bellevue, Washington corporate headquarters. Read more

Expedia Flip Flop Survey: 40% Indians workout to get beach-ready Indian beach vacationers most conscious about their ‘looks’ at beach -26% have postponed vacations to get in shape 95% Indians likely to head to beaches this year, highest globally

On July 08, 2013 at 06:09 AM
Expedia Flip Flop Survey: 40% Indians workout to get beach-ready Indian beach vacationers most conscious about their ‘looks’ at beach -26% have postponed vacations to get in shape 95% Indians likely to head to beaches this year, highest globally

New Delhi, July 8, 2013– Expedia.com®, the world’s largest online travel agency, today released the results of the 2013 Flip Flop Report, an analysis of behavior and preferences among beachgoers in Asia, North America, South America, Europe and Australia. The survey highlights the maturation of Indian travelers, as they prefer to do their own research, consult reviews, blogs and social media while planning their vacation. This survey was conducted online from April 19 to May 15 across Asia Pacific, Europe, North America and South America by Harris Interactive among 8,606 respondents in 21 countries. Read more

Kathleen Tan Awarded The “Most Influential Industry Person” In China

On June 24, 2013 at 02:21 PM
Kathleen Tan Awarded The “Most Influential Industry Person” In China

GURGAON, 24 June 2013--- AAE Travel’s Chief Executive Officer, Kathleen Tan received “Most Influential Industry Person” (行业最具影响力人物)Award at the China Finance Summit 2013 (中国财经峰), held in Beijing, China.She is the first foreigner ever to accept this prestigious award.

China Finance Summit 2013 awards enterprises and corporations of various industries as recognition to the efforts made in economic development and environment.The nominees include country-owned, private and foreign enterprises in China as well as prominent figures from any industry. The 600 attendees present at the summit included government leaders, international organizations, NGO leaders, mainstream media, industry experts, academics and representatives from global corporations. Read more