the brand new hotel search engine for business and leisure travellers developed in Malaysia, has had a busy month, picking up nominations for a plethora of industry awards that affirm the site’s status among the travel elite.

Nominated for Best Startup and Best in Tourism and Hospitality at the MSC Malaysia APICTA Awards (Asia Pacific ICT Alliance), and also chosen in the NEF Awani Awards for Best Startup and Best Ecommerce, the new hotel search engine is receiving honours and recognition from all corners as it seeks to continue its overhaul of long-haul travel and become Malaysia’s most comprehensive travel search engine. Previous awards include the prestigious Web In Travel Best Startup Award 2013 and the finalist for the TravelMole Travel Innovation Award for the most exciting new startup.

Faeez Fadhlillah, one of the developers of the site, said, “We are thrilled to be recognised by our peers in the ICT industry, and we are very honoured to have been put forward for awards so early in our journey with We have strived to create a search engine that offers something completely new, and the nominations for these industry awards demonstrate that we are making a huge impact in our chosen field of travel.”

The site compares the best prices on more than 350,000 hotels across 180 countries, and many more destinations and venues are being added to the database every day. boasts partners that are some of the biggest names in travel, from eBookers to Expedia, and the site removes the hassle of trawling through countless websites and trying to find low prices for hotel rooms, whether for business travel or leisure purposes. has also been recognised as one of the first meta engines which focuses entirely on travel to be based in a South East Asian nation. Founded and headquartered in Malaysia, the site has launched a time when the country is thriving and growing exponentially; online travel searches are on the rise, and the site has become the first to reflect a growing desire for Malaysian people to explore to the world, and for people from other countries to explore the beautiful country of Malaysia.

Headquarted in Malaysia,’s launch comes at a thriving time for the country, where online travel is predicted to explode in the next 12 months.  Users can check out their destination before they check in using the suggested reading provided by the engine, and there is a unique option to search only for hotels which are approved by HalalStars; it is these innovative features that have cemented its place among the travel elite and garnered it a host of nominations from top industry bodies.

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