Aviation

Aviation

Aviation is a section of Travel on investvine.com
Airasia Drops Plan To Take Off In Vietnam

159
AirAsia’s meanwhile third attempt to set up a low-cost carrier in Vietnam has fallen through as the...
Tourism Arrivals In Vietnam On Steady Growth Trajectory

319
Unspoiled beach in the coastal city of Da Nang in central Vietnam © Arno Maierbrugger International visitor...
Brunei Faced With Widespread Boycott Over Stoning Law, Unflattering Twitter Hashtag

1322
Brunei caused a global outcry over its archaic Shariah laws © Arno Maierbrugger A growing number...
Garuda To Cancel 49 Boeing Max Orders

369
Indonesia's national carrier Garuda will cancel a multibillion-dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets after...
Malaysia Airlines Facing Sale Or Shutdown

564
The Malaysian government is considering whether to shut, sell or - as one of the less likely options - refinance national carrier Malaysia Airlines,...
Indonesia Grounds All Boeing 737 Max 8 Jets Over Safety Concerns

575
Indonesia, alongside China and Ethiopia, has grounded all Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft following the Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 that killed all...
Vietnam Inks $21-billion Aviation Deals With Boeing, Ge

603
Two Vietnamese budget airlines signed $20.9 billion worth of deals on February 27 to purchase planes from Boeing and engines from General Electric (GE)...
Malaysia To Unveil Home-made Flying Car

682
Malaysia plans to unveil its first flying car prototype to the public this year, Minister of Entrepreneur Development Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof said on...
Mass Arrivals Cause “headache” For Thai Tourism Minister

716
Thailand received a record of 38.3 million tourists in 2018, and 2019 numbers are expected to be even higher. According to tourism minister Weerasak Kowsurat,...
Bamboo Airways finally takes to the skies

753
Vietnam’s new private airline, Bamboo Airways, will commence commercial flights on January 16 after repeated delays, the company said in a statement to news...
Laos misses out on its five-million tourists target this year

815
Laos will close its “Visit Laos Year 2018” promotion well short of the five million tourist arrivals target, the Vientiane Times quoted officials. According to...
Three Southeast Asian cities among most visited in 2018

1903
Bangkok, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur made it once again into the top-ten list of most visited cities 2018 issued by business intelligence firm Euromonitor...
Cambodia seeks to double tourism arrivals by 2025

1709
Cambodian has ambitious plans to increase the number of tourism arrivals from six million in 2018 to 12 million by 2025 as it builds...
AirAsia enters budget carrier market in Vietnam

921
AirAsia Group, the largest low-cost carrier in Southeast Asia, said December 6 that it has agreed with a partner in Vietnam to launch a...
Vietnam’s new Bamboo Airways can finally take off

1139
Vietnam’s Ministry of Transport on November 12 officially granted an aviation business license to Bamboo Airways, the latest airline in the country to take...
Leicester owner’s death comes as Thai duty-free monopoly is about to end

1080
Thailand’s King Power International Group, the country's largest duty-free retailer, may find itself facing a challenge to win the upcoming new auction to operate...
Malaysian passport classified as fifth-best worldwide

1061
The Malaysian passport has been ranked fifth among the best passports in the world in terms of visa-free or visa-on-arrival access to other countries...
Singapore’s first flying taxis to take off in 2019

1002
Singapore is set to begin test flights with flying taxis in the second half of 2019, the German company behind the technology said in...