BANGKOK, 11 February 2015: The Tourism Authority is backing a cooperation agreement signed between the Airports of Thailand and New Kansai International Airport Company Limited to boost two-way travel. AoT has pledged to promote tourist attractions in the Kansai region...
BANGKOK, 9 February 2015: Bangkok Airways has recruited a local movie and TV star to represent the airline as its “brand ambassador”. Yaya Urassaya Sperbund is the star in the airline’s latest TV commercials that started broadcasting nationwide on most TV...
VIENTIANE, 6 February 2015: Direct charter flights between Russia and Laos are among proposals to strengthen tourism between the two countries, but the economic crisis in Russia could discourage private companies. Vientiane Times reported that the proposal was among key...
YANGON, 4 February 2015: The first phase of Yangon International Airport’s new terminal building should be completed by the end of the year, airport officials claim, as the present facilities creek under the strain of tourism success. Once the new...
BANGKOK, 4 February 2015: Thai AirAsia will increase flights from Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) to Cambodia’s Phnom Penh from one to two daily, effective 15 March. The airline CEO, Tassapon Bijleveld, said the carrier continues to give importance to the...
BANGKOK, 3 February 2015: Thai AirAsia X, Thailand’s first low-fare, long-haul carrier, has joined hands with “Counter Service” to introduce an easy Book & Pay option. Thai AirAsia X fares can be booked and purchased at all Counter Service branches...
PHNOM PENH, 2 February 2015: Chinese arrivals continue to drive Cambodia’s aviation growth, according to a Centre for Asia-Pacific Aviation report. According to CAPA, Cambodia’s aviation market grew by 13% in 2014. The country handled 5.73 million passengers up from...
NGHE AN, 30 January 2015: Vietnam’s Prime Minister has approved a long-term plan to upgrade Vinh Airport in the central province of Nghe An to become an international airport. It will take another 15 years to achieve its full status...
HANOI, 30 January 2015: Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) and Boeing recently signed a Memorandum of Collaboration to support Vietnam to gain category 1 approval by the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The Memorandum of Collaboration was signed...
CHIANG MAI, 28 January 2015: Chiang Mai-based Kan Air will operate four weekly flights to Nakhon Ratchasima starting 2 February. The airline uses an ATR72-500 with 66 seats to serve the route. Flight schedule Chiang Mai (CNX) – Nakhon Ratchasima (NAK) Flight...