Lunar New Year With Emirates

Travellers flying with Emirates to and from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam are in for a treat this Lunar New Year. Available for a limited time only, a specially curated selection of festive goodies and traditional Chinese fare will be available onboard, as well as on the ground at select Emirates airport lounges. Lunar New Year marks the beginning of the new … Continue reading Lunar New Year With Emirates

The Changing Colors of Istanbul

Orhan Pamuk walks through his city, photographing its streets at night. He discovers new light and new realities. ( Mr. Pamuk won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2006) ISTANBUL — When did I first notice that the color of streetlamps and interior lights in Istanbul had slowly changed from yellow to white over the past ten years? It has transformed the nighttime landscape of … Continue reading The Changing Colors of Istanbul

Tokyo leads Lunar New Year bookings

Tokyo, Bangkok and Taipei are the top three destinations for Lunar New Year travellers from across Asia, according to data from Agoda.  This year, Tokyo nudged Bangkok off pole position, steadily climbing the ranks from third place in 2018 to the top spot, while Taipei moves to third place. In fact, Taiwan is a key destination this year, with four of the market’s cities featuring … Continue reading Tokyo leads Lunar New Year bookings

Turkish Airlines Increase Malaysia Frequency

As the airline that flies to most countries in the world and connects best to ex-Malaysia destination regions with its immense network, Turkish Airlines increasing scheduled flights from Kuala Lumpur starting from 10 June 2019, totaling 11 frequencies a week operating with a brand new B789 Dreamliner aircraft. More info about Turkish Airlines at www.turkishairlines.com Source : Turkish Airlines Inc. 1 Jalan Pinang, Menara Prestige 20-350450 … Continue reading Turkish Airlines Increase Malaysia Frequency

Qatar Airways Announces Eight New Destinations at the Kuwait Aviation Show 2020

New destinations: Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan – Two weekly flights (starting 30 March 2020) Almaty, Kazakhstan – Two weekly flights starting 1 April 2020, increasing to four weekly flights from 25 May 2020 Cebu, Philippines – Three weekly flights (starting 8 April 2020) Accra, Ghana – Daily flights (starting 15 April 2020) Trabzon, Turkey – Three weekly flights (starting 20 May 2020) Lyon, France – Five weekly … Continue reading Qatar Airways Announces Eight New Destinations at the Kuwait Aviation Show 2020

Slot shortage holds back Korean Air’s growth

When it comes to defining what makes the perfect airport partner, most airlines have a whole list of requirements, ranging from marketing support to comprehensive data analysis on the potential market for the new route. But when it comes to Korean Air, vice-president network planning team, passenger network and sales Hoyoon Jeong says there is only one, simple requirement to start the conversation: do you … Continue reading Slot shortage holds back Korean Air’s growth

Emirates New Country Manager For Malaysia

Emirates today officially announced the appointment of a new Country Manager in Malaysia. Effective 1 November 2019, Mohammad Al Attar was appointed Country Manager, Malaysia, Emirates Airline, and will lead growth efforts across the country. Incoming Country Manager Malaysia, Mohammad Al Attar joins Malaysia following his previous posting as Country Manager Cyprus since September 2018, while current outgoing Country Manager Malaysia, Abdalla Al Zamani will assume … Continue reading Emirates New Country Manager For Malaysia

Turkmenistan’s only airline to re-introduce flights to KLIA

KUALA LUMPUR: Turkmenistan Airlines, the national and the only air-carrier of Turkmenistan, is planning to resume its flight to Kuala Lumpur from December 22. The airline will re-introduce three times weekly direct flights from Turkmenistan’s capital, Ashgabat to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) using the Boeing 777-200LR. Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd group chief executive officer Raja Azmi Raja Nazuddin told the New Straits Times today … Continue reading Turkmenistan’s only airline to re-introduce flights to KLIA

Sabre identifies top trends in travel

SINGAPORE, 18 October 2019: Five top trends emerge in the latest Sabre study that shows travel agents can still find a meaningful role cutting through the travel content clutter for their clients. Sabre Corporation released the results of an APAC-wide study that compiles insight from over 500 travel professionals earlier this week. There are five key trends revealed by leisure travel consultants from over 24 … Continue reading Sabre identifies top trends in travel

7 Reasons Why You Should Go on a Solo Journey

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of travel? Are you thinking about all the fun things you could do with your family and friends? If your answer is yes, perhaps you should consider venturing through a destination alone instead. Rest assured, embarking on a solo journey could be one of the best decisions you make for yourself. In case you’re … Continue reading 7 Reasons Why You Should Go on a Solo Journey