Amadeus has teamed up with DiDi Enterprise Solutions, the travel management subsidiary of DiDi Global, to support the travel technology innovation it needs to expand its travel management operations across China.
DiDi Enterprise Solutions’ customers can now shop and book hospitality content via the Amadeus Travel Platform, giving them extensive access to real-time rates and the content they need to serve their customers. Accommodation choices includes five-star hotels, bed and breakfasts, as well as managed apartments.
With a variety of different business models and payment options available, this partnership will help meet the travel needs of Chinese corporate business travellers looking to resume travel to reconnect with their customers by providing them with more options and services for their travel journeys.
“China is one of the world’s fastest growing business travel market and it presents growth opportunities for our business,” said Javier Laforgue, executive vice president, travel unit & managing director, Asia-Pacific, Amadeus.
He added that the collaboration will help support DiDi Enterprise Solutions in “bringing its customers extensive and relevant hotel content to create the right travel journeys for business travellers within China”.
Linda Zhang, general manager of enterprise client department, DiDi Enterprise Solutions, added: “(The partnership) allows us to provide our corporate travel customers with more content options and higher value services.”
In addition, DiDi Enterprise Solutions will also be tapping into a wealth of content from 500 airlines to offer its customers flights at competitive prices for a given itinerary via the Flight Offers Search API.