KUALA LUMPUR, 31 March 2020: The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) is calling on the government to allow the private sector to stop mandatory contributions to government funds and other schemes. “The first measure...
SEPANG, Malaysia, 30 March 2020: AirAsia Group announced, at the weekend, 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.
KUCHING, 27 March 2020: Sarawak Tourism Board is supporting CSR activities undertaken by hotels in Sarawak that light up their properties with messages to dispel the darkness created by the COVID-19 pandemic. Supporting the...
KUALA LUMPUR, 27 March 2020:  Preliminary traffic figures released Thursday by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) showed international air passenger demand plunging 43.9% in February 2020. The fall was blamed on deepening public anxiety about...
SEPANG, Malaysia,  25 March 2020: AirAsia is offering extended flexibility options for all existing flight bookings made on or before 22 March 2020 with a departure date between 23 March and 30 April 2020.  The offer excludes Thailand...
KUALA LUMPUR, 20 March 2020: The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines calls on governments to provide financial support for airlines to weather the Covid-19 storm. APPA says air travel in the Asia Pacific is...
KUALA LUMPUR, 17 March 2020: Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced on national TV emergency lockdown measures that will come into effective 18 March and continue to the end of the month. Just hours...
KUALA LUMPUR, 17 March 2020: The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents is urging the government to declare an all-out war against Covid-19 instead of continuing with protracted battles on a piecemeal basis with no end...
KUCHING, 11 March 2020:  Batang Sadong Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri has been named Malaysia’s Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture. In a statement quoted by the national news agency Bernama, she thanked...
LANGKAWI, 10 March 2020: The Langkawi Art Biennale 2020 has been postponed from its original dates in March to  2 October to 2 November 2020. Organisers of the event said the postponement was due to uncertainties...