ITB Asia 2020 goes virtual

Messe Berlin (Singapore) has announced that ITB Asia, MICE Show Asia and Travel Tech Asia will go virtual from 21 – 23 October 2020. Originally scheduled on the same dates, the annual…

AirAsia Group hibernates fleet

AirAsia Group announced it is temporarily hibernating most of its fleet across its entire network in Asia, in view of the COVID-19 pandemic that led to extensive border restrictions. The…

AirAsia announces Ahmedabad route

AirAsia announced a new direct route to Ahmedabad from Kuala Lumpur with four times weekly flights commencing 29 April 2020. These new services will support a vast market of 62 million…

AirAsia takes flight to Chengdu

Travellers flying out of Malaysia’s northern hub Penang can now enjoy another destination option as AirAsia launches new flights to Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan Province, China.…

Asiana Airlines gets a breather

The news that a consortium formed between South Korea-based construction company Hyundai Development Co (HDC) and Mirae Asset Daewoo has agreed to acquire controlling stake in…

AirAsia India starts new routes

AirAsia India will launch its flight services to more cities next fiscal as part of its robust network expansion plans for 2020-21. The Bengaluru-based carrier flies to Delhi, Mumbai…

AirAsia enhances mobile app

AirAsia has announced all-new enhancements to its mobile app for Android and iOS, including innovative new features to enhance guest experience. Using a guest-centric approach to support…

AirAsia cuts fees in Malaysia

AirAsia will remove processing fees for Malaysia for bookings made from 1 October to keep air travel affordable for all. Starting with Malaysia, AirAsia will subsequently remove…

AirAsia celebrates ASEAN Day

AirAsia has introduced a ‘Sustainable ASEAN’ livery on its newest Airbus A320 to mark ASEAN Day celebrations in Bangkok. Alongside the ASEAN chairmanship logo, the special livery…

Wyndham takes over the Asian tigers

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchisor, is celebrating the launch of its first Wyndham Garden hotel in Vietnam and new properties in Yangon, Myanmar. Wyndham…

Asian countries flock to WTM

The organisers of the World Travel Market (WTM) have revealed a sharp rise in interest from the Asia Pacific region. According to Reed Travel Exhibitions, rising demand for exhibition…

Flight Centre收购亚洲酒店集团BHMAsia

Flight Centre日前收购了总部位于曼谷的亚洲酒店管理公司BHMAsia,标志着这家旅游公司首次涉足利润丰厚的酒店和别墅业务。 该集团在泰国管理了14家酒店,还有19处地产正在开发中。这次收购的目标是“加强Flight Centre快速发展的目的地旅游体验分支”,这也是其继休闲旅游、企业旅游之外的第三大业务分支。…

AirAsia arrives in the USA

AirAsia reached a major milestone this week when it touched down in the US for the first time. Flight D7001, operated by long-haul unit AirAsia X, landed at Honolulu International Airport…

AirAsia goes large

AirAsia will introduce an Airbus A330 aircraft on two routes this month, marking the first time the short-haul low-cost carrier has utilised large, twin-aisle large aircraft. From 19…