Travel Platform KKday Secures $10.5M Capital Boost in Alliance with Japanese Travel Giant H.I.S.

KKday, Asia’s largest travel-experience platform, has raised US$10.5 million in additional funding led by Japanese travel industry leader H.I.S. with participation from existing investor MindWorks Ventures. The alliance and funding is expected to help KKday expand its regional presence and further improve its variety of affordable product offerings to travelers. Using Big Data to Evolve…... read more

TourKrub: An innovative Thai travel startup

As the Thai startup scene expands exponentially, TourKrub is standing out as the top company for travel tours in Thailand with a sleek and informative online platform which can be accessed from any platform. Techsauce sat down with TourKrub for an interview into the inner workings of this ever expanding company and what it has…... read more

The latest in travel tech for 2018

With the rise and increase of travel platforms such as Airbnb making a financial hit as well as expanding into over 191 countries the Travel Tech industry is ever expanding, advancing and making its mark on conveniently serving its customers to better their experience and encourage more people to travel. 2018 looks to have some interesting developments…... read more

Have Tech, Will Travel: Augmenting the Traveller’s Experience through TravelTech

Asia Pacific has become world’s largest market for technology related to tourism, and this is especially important for countries like Thailand where tourism comprises an estimated 17% of the GDP. Travel startups in the region usually fall into one of four major categories: metasearch, ground transportation, private accommodation, or emergent sectors such as tours and…... read more

Report from A.T. Kearney: Travel industry must overcome economic and political disruption to harness future growth

    New report from A.T. Kearney commissioned by Amadeus: ‘What if? Imagining the future of the travel industry,’ identifies trends of personalization and seamless travel as key drivers of success in the next five to seven years Report also outlines four different world scenarios of the future, and warns that the emergence of protectionism…... read more