ShareTrip, Bangladesh's first ever travel app commences journey
_A Monitor Report01 Aug, 2019 | 2434 Views|-+
Speakers are seen conducting a panel discussion at the inauguration ceremony of the app (top) and (bottom) Kashef Rahman, Founder and CEO, ShareTrip is seen giving a speech _Photo : Monitor
Dhaka : Country's first ever travel app ShareTrip, powered by Travel Booking BD has started its journey with a vow to provide one of a kind travel solutions to travellers travelling all across the world.
The app was inaugurated by Siamac Kamalie, Director of ShareTrip at a launching ceremony held on July 30 at Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden. Brig Gen Ziaul Ahsan BPM (bar) PPM (bar), Director, National Telecommuni-cation Monitoring Center (NTMC); Tina Jabeen, Investment Advisor, Start Up Bangladesh, ICT Division; Tanveer Ali, Director, ShareTrip and Kashef Rahman, Founder and CEO, ShareTrip were also present on the occasion.
"Travel Booking BD has been working in the country's travel industry for five years. From visa support to ticketing, it has been providing all kinds of travel services. With a new name, ShareTrip, the travel agency has rejuvenated itself and come back even stronger to provide better service and end-to-end travel solutions," said Kashef Rahman, Founder and CEO, ShareTrip.
ShareTrip has introduced first of its kind travel app in Bangladesh. The app, developed by a group of talented young people of the country, provides all kinds of assistance involving travelling which are available on android and IOS app as well as the website of ShareTrip. Also, in case of buying air tickets, users will get the best possible offers, discounts and promotions from ShareTrip.
The inauguration ceremony of the app was followed by a panel discussion conducted by the speakers.
The app can be used through digital transactions by local credit cards. Travel enthusiasts of the country no longer need to depend on international travel websites or apps for going on a trip. From airline tickets to hotel bookings, estimated cost listings and managing appropriate transports for travelling, ShareTrip provides all sorts of travel solutions.
Moreover, ShareTrip is the first travel app to introduce reward-driven gamifications. "Users can play Spin to Win and earn Trip Coins which is the country's first ever travel reward point. 1 Trip coin is equal to BDT1. Trip Coins can also be earned by booking something from ShareTrip app or by sharing the booking. The coins can later be redeemed to get savings on flight, hotel, holiday booking and many more," said Kashef.
Users can also win free trips, air tickets and many more exciting gifts by playing Spin to Win.
Users will have to continue using the app. The more one uses, the more Trip Coin, he/she will have. Also, to play the game, a user must spend Trip Coins. Then again, by playing it, he/she will also get Trip Coins.
"Moreover, by sharing one's travel info, one can also get Trip Points. That's the theme of ShareTrip - "Share your trip with friends and family". By doing so, you'll get more Trip Coins which will help you in your next trip. Travel, Save and Repeat is the motto," concluded Kashef.