Posts Tagged ‘e-ticket’

Elong.com’s Chinese Travel Website Goes Down

One of China’s top travel, hotel, and airline booking websites has partially gone down.


Travelers Beware: Hacker Exposes Chinese Airline Security Hole

The next time travelers board an airline in China, they may expect more than just the Chinese government and airline companies to have access to private information as a recently discovered exploit may give flyers more indigestion than an inflight meal. Wooyun.org, a Chinese loophole reporting platform for security manufacturers and researchers, published a loophole […]


China Unicom Begins Mobile Payment Services Soon

A representative from China Unicom’s product innovation department revealed that the operator’s mobile phone payment service is undergoing trial use in four cities, including Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Chongqing, and the service will be formally put into commercial use in these cities from November 2010. The representative said that China Unicom’s mobile phone payment service […]


Consumer Accuses China’s Ctrip.com Of Selling Fake Travel Insurance Policies

Just days after Chinese Internet travel website Ctrip.com (CTRP) proudly released its corporate social responsibility report for 2008, and days before the frenetic week-long Chinese Lunar New Year travel season begins, a Chinese consumer has made a big splash in local media with his complaint that Ctrip.com is selling dubious air insurance policies online.


Chinese Airline Boosting Business With Online Payments

Chinese budget air carrier Lucky Air has signed a partnership agreement with China’s third-party payment platform YeePay.com for air ticket distribution to both businesses and consumers in mainland China.


Chinese Internet Travel Firm eLong.com Posts Widening Net Loss, Expects Slowdown

Chinese Internet travel website eLong.com (LONG) reported its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2008 and stated that while total gross revenues increased 7% year-on-year to CNY90.0 million and net revenues increased 6% year-on-year to CNY84.1 million, the company also recorded a widening operating loss and expanding net loss.


Tencent Cooperates With Spring Airlines On New E-ticket Pattern

Tencent’s Tenpay and Spring Airlines Company Limited announced a strategic cooperation on June 3 to jointly develop a new management pattern for air ticket marketing to promote the growth of budget airline services.


Net Loss Widens For eLong.com’s Chinese Internet Travel Business

Chinese Internet travel website eLong.com (LONG) reported its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2008 and says net loss from continuing operations worsened year-on-year by CNY31.7 million to CNY32.6 million, driven primarily by a CNY28.3 million increase in unrealized foreign exchange losses and a CNY4.1 million decrease in interest income compared […]


Air China Opens Internet Check-in Service In Hong Kong

The official website for Air China has opened its online check-in service in Hong Kong.