SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Universal Travel Group (NYSE: UTA) ("Universal Travel Group" or the "Company"), a leading travel services provider in China, today responded to allegations that appeared in the online blog by Bronte Capital. Universal Travel categorically denies all the allegations contained in the blog. The Company is consulting with its legal counsel as to the legal options available to it and will be aggressively pursuing all legal remedies against Bronte Capital and John Hempton for the damages caused to the Company and its shareholders.
About Universal Travel Group
Universal Travel Group, founded in 1998, is a leading travel services provider in China. The Company primarily focuses on the leisure travel market and offers its customers package tours, air ticketing, and hotel reservation services. The Company has multiple sales channels including two 24-hour call centers; an online sales portal at http://www.cnutg.com; Company-owned and franchised sales offices, wholesaler relationships. The Company's headquarters and main base of operations is in Shenzhen in the Pearl River Delta region of China. More recently, Universal Travel Group has expanded its business into Western China, opening a second home base in the Chongqing Delta region, and other attractive, under-penetrated tier-two travel markets throughout the country. For more information on the Company, please visit http://us.cnutg.com.
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