Amadeus achieves seamless GST compliance in record time
New Delhi, 10th July 2017: Following the recent implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) across India, Amadeus worked around the clock to ensure its Global Distribution System (GDS) was ready to comply with the country’s new taxation system, effective 1 July, 2017.
Amadeus ensured compliance to GST for its 45,000 Indian travel agency point-of-sale terminals in record time.
Rakesh Bansal, Chief Executive Officer, Amadeus India commented, “The introduction of the GST is among the most significant tax reforms in India’s economic history. Despite the limited time to apply the change, we are proud that Amadeus became compliant with the new GST structure so quickly. We had teams working 24/7 to make sure we could deliver what our customers needed on time. It is indeed a milestone moment for us as we demonstrate our commitment to offer best-in-class technology and services to our business partners across the Indian subcontinent.”
For over two decades, Amadeus has been a pioneer in travel technology in India, offering the latest and most technologically advanced products and solutions to the entire travel industry.About Amadeus India Private Limited
Amadeus India Private Limited, wholly owned by Bird Group, one of India's largest travel conglomerates, has been a pioneer in providing a global platform to the Indian travel industry by enabling access to advanced travel automation technology. Amadeus India Private Limited was established in 1994 with the objective of providing IT and software services, developing software products and automated tools, for the travel trade industry including customized software products for travel agents and travel service providers.
Amadeus India’s head office is located in New Delhi, with a wide network of 40 branch offices across the Indian sub-continent. Amadeus India offers access to more than 95% of scheduled airline seats as well as hotel rooms, insurance packages, car hire and other travel services worldwide.
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