Travel and Tourism

Singapore Airlines partner with Grab

Singapore Airlines and Grab have partnered on their mobile platforms and loyalty points.

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AirAsia nixes plan to regulate air fares

AirAsia wants the government to reject proposals to regulate air fares in the country. “We hope that they won’t control the prices… In the international market, prices are not controlled,” Philippine AirAsia President and CEO Dexter Comendador said in a press briefing at the Iloilo International Airport.

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Startup eyes hybrid electric plane in 2022

Agence France-Presse—Much as automakers are hitting the accelerator on electric cars, an aerospace venture backed by Boeing said it will introduce a hybrid electric plane for delivery in 2022.

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Hong Kong carrier eyes flights to Philippines

Budget carrier HK Express, owned by Hong Kong Express Ltd., seeks to open regular flights to the Philippines.

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Asia Pacific airlines traffic results for August

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Preliminary traffic figures for August released by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) showed encouraging growth in international air passenger demand.

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Etihad names new CEO

Tony Douglas is the new Group Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Aviation Group effective January 2018, according to the company’s chairman His Excellency Mohamed Mubarak Fadhel Al Mazrouei.

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PAL willing to compromise government debt

Philippine Airlines said Thursday it is open to a compromise agreement to settle unpaid navigational fees to the government.

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Cebu airport operator expects more airlines

Megawide Construction Corporation projects the number of airlines operating at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) to double in three years, in time for the completion of the construction of the airport’s second terminal in June 2018.

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Reshaping the Passenger Experience

28 September 2017 (Geneva) – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the 2017 World Passenger Symposium (WPS) will focus on how technology, data, customization and digital transformation will reshape the customer experience of tomorrow.

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Market Monitor backs Eggciting family fun run

With the success of the first Eggciting Adventure Family Run last year comes another exciting run for the Filipino families in line with the commemoration of the World Egg Day.

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