Easy to forget when Google so often dominates in the West, but Yahoo has major consumer portals around the world that have a significant focus on travel.
This is no more so than in South East Asia where a partnership with local metasearch player Wego is helping extend Yahoo’s focus on extending travel content and product search into individual country portals.
Wego currently runs flight, hotel and package search on Yahoo’s Singapore and Malaysia portals, but the pair have now extended the agreement to push hosted metasearch into new territories.
Yahoo portals in Indonesia and Philippines will now feature Wego search tools as part of the Yahoo travel portal.
Read the full story at:http://www.tnooz.com/2010/05/17/news/wego-and-yahoo-extend-south-east-asia-metasearch-pact/