SHANGHAI, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP) announced today that the Company pledged to support Women's Empowerment Principles. Ctrip will implement the seven guiding principles to promote gender equality. Currently female employees represent over 50% of the workforce with balance representation in senior management positions. Ctrip.com will continue to commit to improving the status of women in the workplace.
The Women's Empowerment Principles are the product of collaboration between UN Women and the UN Global Compact in 2010. At present, the world has more than 1,200 CEOs who have signed the "CEO support statement", China has 24 enterprises that have joined the "empowerment to women" ranks.
About Ctrip.com International, Ltd.
Ctrip.com International, Ltd. is a leading travel service provider of accommodation reservation, transportation ticketing, packaged tours, and corporate travel management in China. It is the largest online consolidator of accommodations and transportation tickets in China in terms of transaction volume. Ctrip enables business and leisure travelers to make informed and cost-effective bookings by aggregating comprehensive travel related information and offering its services through an advanced transaction and service platform consisting of its mobile apps, Internet websites and centralized, toll-free, 24-hour customer service center. Ctrip also helps customers book vacation packages and guided tours. In addition, through its corporate travel management services, Ctrip helps corporate clients effectively manage their travel requirements. Since its inception in 1999, Ctrip has experienced substantial growth and become one of the best-known travel brands in China.
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