Creative Advances Technology Sdn Bhd (CAT) has revamped its VirtualMalaysia.com portal to take advantage of the user-generated content (UGC), social media and crowd-sourcing trends, in time for Visit Malaysia Year 2014.
Travel technology company Sabre and online travel company Expedia Inc have expanded their global technology partnership into Asia.
Wego.com has appointed Matthew Varley as chief operating officer, saying he will report to chief executive officer and co-founder Ross Veitch and will be based at the company’s headquarters in Singapore.
Singapore-based travel portal TripZilla has launched the Malaysian edition of its site, claiming 69 travel agencies on board with over 3,000 packages and itineraries.
Travel companies are still struggling to determine how best to harness social media platforms, according to travel industry research firm PhoCusWright.
The fourth Virtual Travel Fair (VTF), organized by SOTA, will run from Sept 7- 30, offering great travel deals and even a “lowest price guarantee” for selected travel packages.