The focus on “value-for-money purchases” is paying off as quarterly transacting users increased substantially during Q3.
The share of Chinese online travel company’s revenue from categories other than accommodation and transport ticketing almost touched 15% in Q3.
Counting on hotels in the category to drive sustainable RevPAR recovery, along with factors like uncovering opportunities in lower-tier cities in China.
Continuous iterations of the group’s digital assets, including its powerful mobile app, is being driven by AI. Areas that AI is standing out is trip planning and content marketing.
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Differentiated offerings and strong local partnerships will drive continued growth.
The challenge is not the model but the customer education to the interface.
The group’s AI assistant, TripGenie, released new features plus a new initiative, AI-generated content production, too, was taken in Q2.
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