Triton Distribution Systems will be offering tickets to global sporting, concert and theater events through it’s website, including an inventory of over 500 events to the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
The Olympics will take place August 8 – 24 with the opening ceremony commencing at 08:08:08 local time. The Beijing Olympics will host 28 summer sports with 302 events. Approximately 10,500 athletes are expected to participate in the games and over seven million tickets for various sporting events and ceremonies will be sold to the general public.
The Olympics are only part of the reason China is experiencing unprecedented growth as a global tourist destination. The 2010 World Expo is fueling heightened interest in China and travel agents can search one of the largest networks of travel content available via Triton's website. Red Dragon Express gives travel agents real-time access to over 580 international airlines and 23 domestic Chinese airlines.