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Tuniu.com Completes D Round Fund-Raising of $60 Million



           Tuniu.com Completes D Round Fund-Raising of $60 Million

PR Newswire

BEIJING, Sept. 6, 2013

BEIJING, Sept. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuniu.com announced the completion of D
round fund-raising on September 4^th, 2013. The $60 million was jointly
invested by Temasek, DCM and others.

Tuniu.com, which services mass tourism market, was established in October
2006. Focusing on the online leisure travel market, Tuniu takes "Make travel
easier" as its mission and provides consumers with booking services of tourism
products. Tuniu.com won the first place for online packaged tours in 2012 and
is seeing strong growth. By now, Tuniu.com has provided booking services for
tourism products starting from cities like Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and
Shenzhen. At the end of the first half of 2013, Tuniu provided over 40,000
kinds of tourism products for the consumers to choose from, including packaged
tours, self-service tours, self-driving tours, cruise tours, tickets to scenic
spots and group tours, and more than 3 million people have been served in
total.

Donald Yu, CEO of Tuniu.com said, after the A round financing by Gobi
Partners, B round led by DCM, and C round led by Sequoia Capital, Highland
Capital Partners and Rakuten Inc., Tuniu.com has caught the eyes of many
investors with its achievements and rapid development. In 2013, personnel with
senior industrial experiences including Mr. Conor Yang, former CFO of
Dangdang.com, and Mr. Zen Tang, former senior executive of Alibaba, have took
the offices of CFO and CTO of Tuniu, and they have helped the company
establish a mature senior talent system for constructing higher level
strategies. CFO Conor Yang said that the new capital obtained from D round
will be mainly used for the expansion and optimization of leisure travel
products, further enhancing technology platform and recruitment of more
industry talents, and the promotion of " Make travel easier" will be further
accelerated.

Temasek is an investment corporation established in Singapore in 1974, which
has 11 subsidiaries and offices in Asia and Latin America. By March 31^st,
2013, Temasek has owned investment portfolios with a total value of 215
billion Singapore dollars, which are concentrated in Singapore and other Asian
areas.

The investments of Temasek are focused on four themes: economies in
transition, growing the middle class, strengthening comparative advantages,
and leading emerging enterprises. Its investment portfolios cover various
industries like financial services, telecommunication, media and technology,
transportation and industries, life science, consumption and real estate,
energy, and resources.

SOURCE Tuniu.com

Website: http://www.tuniu.com
Website: http://www.dangdang.com
Contact: Qian Guo, +86-137-7083-3206, guoqian@tuniu.com
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