HONG KONG - Travelport, a leading Travel Commerce Platform, and hutchgo.com, one of the biggest Online Travel Agencies (OTA) in Asia and wholly owned by Hutchison Travel Limited(formerly known as Hutchison-Priceline), jointly announced a new, expanded agreement. The new agreement sees Travelport become hutchgo.com's preferred technology partner in key growth regions including Hong Kong, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and the United Kingdom.
The agreement extends a successful partnership between Travelport and Hutchison Travel Limited since February 2015 covering Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan. Under this new and expanded agreement, Travelport will be powering hutchgo.com's online reservations in key regions through its innovative travel commerce platform. This means that hutchgo.com's customers will be able to search, book, and purchase unrivalled travel content and access the most up-to- date fares and ancillaries delivered via Travelport's award-winning technology.
Commenting on this agreement, Tony Ma, CEO, hutchgo.com, said: "Travelport has proven to be a highly valued technology partner for hutchgo.com since our partnership in 2015. We are pleased to broaden the scope of our agreement covering our expansion into key regions in Asia and into the UK, and look forward to providing our customers with the best-in- class booking experience powered by Travelport's leading technology."
Mark Meehan, Managing Director, Asia-Pacific, Travelport, added: "We are delighted to be partnering with hutchgo.com as both of our companies continue our on-going investment and commitment to expanding our footprint in Asia, one of the fastest growing regions for travel and online travel agencies. This extended agreement is evidence of the value hutchgo.com sees in our unrivalled content delivered via a seamless, borderless connection."