iClick Interactive Asia Group Limited (Nasdaq: ICLK) announced Tuesday that it will develop SaaS solutions with Tencent International Business Group (HKEX:00700) on "Smart Retail" and "Smart Travel."
The online marketing and enterprise data solutions provider said the SaaS solutions will be provided in Hong Kong, South Korea and Thailand currently. iClick said this solution is part of its newly developed enterprise solutions. In addition, integrating Tencent Cloud's AI, chatbot and facial recognition technology, the solution aims to empower the rapidly-developing WeChat Mini Programs.
Under the strategic collaboration, iClick said it will provide and serve clients with smart conferencing solutions through Tencent Cloud Conference.
Frankie Ho, the president of international business, iClick Interactive, said, “iClick's new generation of intelligent SaaS solutions is a game-changer for the international travel and retail industries.”
He also mentioned about the development in the pandemic period, “Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, we have gained recognition from clients, especially in challenging industries such as travel and retail, for proactively helping them navigate the macroeconomic uncertainties and prepare for the recovery period."
Shares of iClick were up 4.71% to $7.11 today in New York.