MAS to fly to Kathmandu

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) has announced plans to launch flights to Nepal later this year. From 1 September 2012, the airline will commence three weekly flights between Kuala Lumpur and…

Protests hit Kathmandu streets

Supporters of Nepal's deposed royal family brought the capital Kathmandu to a standstill yesterday, Channel NewsAsia has reported. Shops closed and vehicles stayed off the roads after…

James Strong joins Kathmandu

New Zealand-based camping equipment and outdoor clothing retailer Kathmandu has appointed James Strong as its Chairman. Strong, who is currently Chairman of Woolworths and Insurance…

AirAsia to Kathmandu by July

Malaysia's AirAsia is finalising a deal to launch direct services from Kuala Lumpur to Kathmandu in July, Bernama has reported. The airline is reportedly planning to operate two flights…