Booking subsidiary Agoda expands tie-up with Alipay+ for greater traveler base
08/11/2022|12:21:52 PM|ChinaTravelNews

Booking Holdings' Asia Pacific brand Agoda and Ant Group's overseas unit Alipay+ announced a new partnership that will leverage Alipay+ solutions on the Agoda platform for better customer benefits and rewards. This is in addition to the existing integration of multiple digital wallets, namely the AlipayHK, GCash and TrueMoney, through Alipay+ on Agoda’s platforms. 

Travelers can enjoy great returns in countries and regions like Hong Kong SAR of China, the Philippines, and Thailand. 

As the global economy recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic, the online travel industry has seen a vigorous rebound. In some key countries across the region, bookings have increased nearly tenfold since the start of the year, according to Agoda data and this number is only expected to increase.

Introduced by Ant Group in 2020, Alipay+ is a suite of global cross-border digital payments and marketing solutions designed to enable businesses, especially small and medium-sized businesses, to process a wide range of mobile payment methods and reach hundreds of millions of regional and global consumers.