This excerpt taken from the LONG 20-F filed Jun 30, 2008.
eLong shall pay to Expedia the following fees in US Dollars:
A fixed annual fee in an amount equal to 50% of the nominees total base salary, which amount Expedia may advise in writing from time to time, during the Term of this Agreement. For
purposes of clarity, the base salary shall be calculated exclusive of any allowances for Hong Kong housing allowance, tax equalization, childrens education, annual bonus, and home leave.