eLong.net to Provide International Travel Offerings Powered by Expedia’s WWTE Private Label Technology

eLong’s English Language Web Site Offers Travelers to Book Packages and Other

Travel Services Through WWTE

BEIJING, Feb. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ — eLong, Inc. (NASDAQ:LONG) , a leading online travel service provider in China, today announced that its English language site, eLong.net, now provides international hotels, car rentals, activities and vacation package through Expedia’s WWTE(TM) private- label service. Travelers using eLong.net can now take advantage of expanded options for booking a complete vacation to more than 720 worldwide destinations.

WWTE is a business unit of Expedia, which is owned by IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IACI) . IAC also owns approximately 52% of the outstanding capital stock of eLong (on a fully diluted basis), representing approximately 96% of the total voting power of eLong.

“Our relationship with Expedia continues to grow, and the addition of WWTE to our English language site further strengthens eLong’s position as a leader in the Chinese travel market,” said Justin Tang, chairman, president and chief executive officer, eLong. “WWTE’s proven technology and access to compelling travel services supports eLong’s mission of providing our customers with high- quality products to meet all of their travel needs.”

The WWTE private-label service enables travel providers to expand the offerings on their Web sites at a fraction of the time and cost it would take to build these services internally, all while maintaining the look and feel of their brand. This relationship strengthens the hotel, car rental, destination activity and vacation package offerings of Beijing-based eLong. Through WWTE, customers of eLong’s English language site benefit from convenient access to the broad range of travel services offered through Expedia.

“We are excited to build on our investment in eLong by bringing the power of the Expedia platform to the eLong.net website,” said Barney Harford, president, Expedia Asia Pacific. “Through this development, customers on eLong.net can gain access to the breadth and depth of Expedia’s travel offerings and the power of Expedia’s technology.”

About eLong, Inc.

Founded in 1999, eLong is an independent travel service company headquartered in Beijing with a national presence across China. The Company uses web-based distribution technologies and a 24-hour nationwide call center to provide consumers with consolidated travel information and the ability to access hotel reservations at discounted rates at over 2,600 hotels in major cities across China. The Company also offers air ticketing and other travel related services, such as rental cars, vacation packages and corporate travel services.

eLong operates the websites http://www.elong.com/ and http://www.elong.net/.

About WWTE

WWTE, operated by Travelscape, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Expedia, Inc., provides private label booking solutions for travel suppliers looking to enhance their product offerings. The WWTE private label solution gives travel suppliers the ability to enhance their own Web sites with industry leading cross-sell and dynamic packaging solutions offering access to highly competitive travel products and services. Additional information about WWTE can be found at http://www.wwte.com/. Expedia, Inc. is an operating company of IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IACI) . CST: 2029030-40

Expedia, Expedia.com, WWTE and the airplane logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Expedia, Inc. in the United States, Canada and/or other countries. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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