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Expedia to Buy Australian Travel Company Wotif for $658 Million

Jason Del Rey has been a business journalist for 15 years and has covered Amazon, Walmart, and the e-commerce industry for the last decade. He was a senior correspondent at Vox.

Looking for a bigger piece of the Australian travel market, Expedia announced late Sunday that it had placed a bid to buy online travel company Wotif for about $658 million. Wotif operates several sites that let travelers book hotels, flights and vacation packages.

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