Travelport, the business services provider to the global travel industry, today announces a new multi-year agreement with Morning Star Travel Service Ltd, one of the leading travel agencies in Hong Kong.
Under this significant agreement, Travelport will become Morning Star’s key travel technology provider. Travel agents across all Morning Star locations, including their headquarters in Kowloon and office in Macau, will have immediate access to Travelport’s comprehensive air, accommodation and ground content.
Morning Star is one of the leading brands in Hong Kong specializing in leisure travel, and provides hundreds of outbound tours and packages for frequent individual travellers (FIT). The company has received numerous awards by various airlines, tourism boards and travel organizations, such as the “Greater China Super Brands Award 2012 by East Week Magazine” and “The Most Popular Korea Tour Award by Weekend Weekly.”
“We are delighted to have signed this new agreement with Travelport,” comment’s Mr. Peter Sung, CEO of Morning Star. “While Morning Star is experiencing strong and continuous growth, we needed to equip our employees with a reliable, efficient and comprehensive travel IT platform to provide better services to our customers. Travelport’s innovative technology, extensive travel content and their exceptional support function is a one-stop shop for travel agents, which will help propel Morning Star’s services to the next level.”
Patrick Andres, Travelport’s Vice President and Regional Managing Director for the Asia-Pacific, says “It is our pleasure to work with such an iconic travel agency in Hong Kong. We look forward to working with Morning Star to assist them in the development and growth of their company in 2013 and beyond.”