Ctrip.com International Ltd. (CTRP), founded in 1999, is headquartered in Shanghai, China. The company has 16 branch offices in Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen and other major cities throughout China, and it currently employs more than 16,000 people. In 2009 and 2010, Ctrip invested in Taiwan ezTravel and Hong Kong Wing On Travel, expanding its service scope to include Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau, in addition to over 60,000 destinations and attractions throughout Mainland China.
Ctrip was listed on NASDAQ on 9 December 2003. Based on continuous and steady business growth, Ctrip achieved a record-breaking stock price rise on its first day in the stock market.
As China's leading travel service enterprise, Ctrip provides over 90 million registered members with comprehensive services including hotel reservations, flight ticketing, package tours, corporate travel management, train ticket and dining reservations. In addition, both business and leisure travelers who hold Ctrip memberships enjoy access to travel information and special discounts from preferred businesses throughout China.
As an essential part of Ctrip’s international strategy, a number of multi-language sites have now been launched. Besides the Simplified Chinese and English language sites, Ctrip now has Japanese, Korean, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Vietnamese and Traditional Chinese language sites online. Moreover, the multi-language mobile application and website also provide flight and hotel reservations for travelers on-the-go.