Cathay Pacific Partners with China IT Outsourcing Firm VanceInfo for Application Development

Beijing - 28 September 2010

VanceInfo Technologies Inc. (NYSE: VIT) ("VanceInfo") an IT service provider and one of the leading offshore software development companies in China, today announced it has entered into an agreement to establish an offshore development capability in Shenzhen, China for Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. ("Cathay Pacific"), one of the world's most successful airlines.

The offshore development capability will be used to provide a variety of IT services and solution expertise in support of Cathay Pacific's future business direction and address its expected growth initiatives. VanceInfo will help Cathay Pacific deliver development and enhancement services for the client's airline information systems including passenger and cargo services, flight operations, and corporate and administrative functions.

"The engagement of VanceInfo in our information technology landscape is an important component of our operating model," said Tomasz Smaczny, Director and CIO of Cathay Pacific. "We look forward to working with our new partner, VanceInfo, on delivering technology solutions that support our world class service."

"We are pleased to be selected as an offshore partner for Cathay Pacific following a rigorous process that included not only our local competitors here in China, but also leading global IT service providers, "commented VanceInfo Chairman & CEO Chris Chen. "We will leverage our unique position in China to provide IT services and solutions that enable Cathay Pacific to address their current IT projects and support sustained future business growth both in China and around the world. We look forward to building a strong long-term strategic partnership with Cathay Pacific."

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