Alibaba partners with Thai tourism body to tailor high-quality travel service
Alibaba is working with Thailand to upgrade and tailor high-quality global travel services, said China's e-commerce giant founder Jack Ma on Thursday.
As an official strategic Partner of the Tourism Authority of Thailand(TAT), Fliggy team up with TAT to offer smart technological experiences at various facilities and tourist attractions across Thailand for the convenience of visitors.
The services range from online tour guides to electronic ticketing systems. Both sides will join forces in shining the spotlight on Thailand's best-hidden destinations that are off the beaten track for Chinese visitors.
In addition, Fliggy and Ant Financial, Alibaba's affiliate and operator of Alipay, are discussing with related government agencies to drive the digital transformation of Thai tourism starting from pre-departure visa and visa-on-arrival application as well as payment to post-travel digital service with tourist tax refund via Alipay system.
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