KUALA LUMPUR, 19 February 2018:  Firefly will increase flights from Penang to Phuket to daily this March, up from the current four weekly services. Owned by Malaysia Airlines, the small regional airline uses an ATR 72 with 70 seats on the...
SINGAPORE, 6 March 2018: Erawan Group PCL will invest in the build of a 180-room hotel in Cebu Philippines, a property that will be managed by InterContinental Hotels Group under its Holiday Inn brand. Set to open at the end...
PHNOM PENH, 8 February 2018: Phoenix Voyages Group president Edouard George, together with Cambodia’s Minister of Tourism, Thong Khon, officiated at the opening of the first Vocational School in Baray, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia. The Phoenix Voyages Foundation provided funding...
SINGAPORE 9 February 2018 The International Air Transport Association and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore will establish a Global Safety Predictive Analytics Research Center (SPARC) in Singapore. SPARC will use predictive analytics to identify potential aviation safety hazards and...
PENANG, 5 APRIL 2018: AirAsia confirmed Wednesday it will fly a direct service from Penang to Hanoi, Vietnam and Phuket, Thailand, effective 1 July. Operated exclusively by AirAsia Berhad (AK), the direct flights to Hanoi and Phuket mark the airline’s...

Tool kit to save wildlife

BANGKOK, 9 February 2018: Freeland.org, a frontline counter trafficking organisation, released its latest online took kit to protect wildlife at a presentation in Bangkok, Thursday. The official launch held at the Bangkok-based Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand attracted media and...
BANGKOK, 2 June 2017: Tougher measures to combat drink driving came into force in Thailand, Thursday, that will  invalidate a drunk driver’s insurance cover if they are involved in an accident and cracks down on under age drunk drivers. Announced...
NEW DELHI, 9 February 2018: Marriott International signed a five-hotel conversion deal with India’s SAMHI Hotels that will incorporate the company’s properties under the Fairfield by Marriott brand. The Marriott brand gains 583 new rooms to its existing portfolio, making Fairfield...
BANGKOK, 5 February 2018: Bangkok Airways has recently introduced ‘Call Centre Check-in’ in a bid to reduce queues at the check-in counters at its Suvarnabhumi airport home base. The new service is free and available to all domestic passengers. Passengers can...
GENTING HIGHLANDS, 29 January 2017 - AirAsia marked its first foray into esports as a special sponsor and exclusive airline partner of Mineski Pro Team last weekend. Mineski Pro Team is the top Dota 2 team in ASEAN and is...