Today’s top tech news, May 30: AirAsia eyes wider e-commerce play beyond air ticket sales

AirAsia is expanding into an app that will offer lifestyle goods and services AirAsia eyes wider e-commerce play beyond air ticket sales [DealStreetAsia] AirAsia Group, Southeast Asia’s largest budget carrier, wants to sell more than cheap flight tickets. AirAsia is talking to potential partners to build an e-commerce app that it wants to see overtake […] The post Today’s top tech news, May 30: AirAsia eyes wider e-commerce play beyond air ticket sales appeared first on e27.


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AirAsia is expanding into an app that will offer lifestyle goods and services

AirAsia eyes wider e-commerce play beyond air ticket sales [DealStreetAsia]

AirAsia Group, Southeast Asia’s largest budget carrier, wants to sell more than cheap flight tickets. AirAsia is talking to potential partners to build an e-commerce app that it wants to see overtake the size of its airline business, Group Deputy CEO Aireen Omar said in an interview.

The carrier, which gets about 1 billion ringgit (US$240 million) revenue a year from its current booking engine, expects to earn 20 times more as it expands into an app that will offer lifestyle goods and services....

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