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Malaysia's UMW Travel adopts Amadeus Travel Management Solution

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UMW Travel Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of UMW Holding Bhd, one of the largest locally-owned companies in Malaysia, has become the first corporation in Malaysia to adopt Amadeus' award-winning e-Travel Management solution (AeTM).

With over 11,000 employees and diverse business interests that include automotive, equipment, manufacturing and engineering and Oil & Gas, AeTM will help UMW Group administer its global employee travel needs and manage its corporate travel policy in a seamless manner.

UMW's Executive Director and also a Director of UMW Travel Sdn Bhd, Mr. Meor Mohar Azhar Bin Abd Ghani said, "Amadeus' unrivalled AeTM solution is an indispensable tool for UMW's comprehensive travel requirements. The unique user interface will allow our managers to find the right travel options at the right price using this integrated system. With additional functions, like traveller tracking capabilities, our travel management team will be able to improve traveller security measures and in turn improve our duty of care. Apart from good corporate practice towards our travelling executives, we are certain the automated process will also result in significant cost saving."

Additional AeTM features that UMW can take advantage of include the ability to access one of the world's largest content databases providing competitive hotel and airline rates, including competitive low-cost-carrier fares. The solution is available in over 13 languages.

Over 160 corporations in Asia Pacific are currently using AeTM to find the right travel options at the right price on a single desktop display. Partners in Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Hong Kong and Thailand are already using the travel management solution to take control of their employees' business travel arrangements.

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