Singapore Tourism Board partners Alibaba Group and Traveloka to shore up visitor numbers

KrASIA | April 18, 2019

Singapore Tourism Board partners Alibaba Group and Traveloka to shore up visitor numbers
On Tuesday, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) cemented two strategic partnerships with Alibaba Group and Traveloka at the Tourism Industry Conference held in the city-state. The deals will help STB develop a digital strategy to bolster Singapore’s tourist numbers and engage visitors in new ways.One deal will see Alibaba’s key business units—including the online travel platform Fliggy, Alipay, video-streaming service Youku, ticketing platform Damai, and Alibaba Cloud—working with STB to generate insights on travelers’ consumption behaviors in Singapore. The three-year agreement serves as a follow-up to an existing pact that the two entities formulated in 2017.

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Travel-insurance sales to Americans
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increase 3.96% in 2019, up from our
2.88% projection for 2018.

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