KOTA KINABALU, 19 December 2018: AirAsia will add new domestic routes from Sabah state’s capital, Kota Kinabalu, to Bintulu and Sibu in neighbouring Sarawak, effective 1 January. Airlineroute, that provides timetable information, said the services would replace MASwings, which is...

RWMF bags another award

DUBLIN, Ireland, 11 December 2018: Sarawak Tourism Board chief executive officer, Sharzede Salleh Askor, received the Asia-Pacific Excellence Award in the category of Film & Video at a presentation in Dublin at the weekend. The winning promotional video highlighting the...
KUALA LUMPUR, 6 December 2018:  Datuk Musa Yusof has been nanmed Tourism Malaysia’s director-general to replace Datuk Seri Mirza Mohammad Taiyab who retired at the weekend. In a media statement released by Tourism Malaysia, 3 December, the government agency confirmed...
LANGKAWI: Langkawi’s duty-free status will continue as new development plans unfurl to attract theme park attractions and lift the island’s holiday status to compete head-on with island destinations such as Thailand’s Phuket and Indonesia’s Bali. The federal government is considering...
KUALA LUMPUR, 4 December 2018: AirAsia X will launch direct route connecting Kuala Lumpur with Fukuoka, Japan effective 28 February 2019. It offers four weekly flights to the airline group’s fifth destination in Japan and fourth destination from Kuala Lumpur. The...

Possible M370 debris turns up

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia, 3 December 2018: Relatives of those on board Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at the weekend handed over new-found debris believed to be from the ill-fated plane, hoping it could help shed light on the jet's mysterious disappearance...

Genting sues Disney and Fox

KUALA LUMPUR, 28 November 2018: Shares in Malaysian casino operator Genting fell nearly 19% Tuesday after it sued The Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox for allegedly abandoning a project to build a theme park in the country. The...
SEPANG, 27 November 2018: AirAsia warns passengers to only book their flights through AirAsia’s official channels to avoid scams. In a statement released, Monday, the airline recommended “guests” to contact official sales channels such as website airasia.com, AirAsia’s mobile app,...
KUALA LUMPUR, 27 November 2018: Travellers revel in the tropical Malaysia experience, but they can also literally climb out of the heat and humidity for spring-time temperatures during their Malaysia trip. Within easy reach of Kuala Lumpur the country boasts...
SEPANG, 26 November 2018: Disappointing probably best describes AirAsia X’s third quarter results ending 30 September, although the airline laid most of the blame on ‘oil’ in its report headline. Revenue of MYR1,077.4 million, dipped 4% year-on-year as compared to...