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Search for MH370 to resume next week, costs topped at $70 million

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After entering a deal with US maritime search company Ocean Infinity to resume the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the Malaysian government...
Singapore again most powerful passport in Asia

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A new year has come, and we already got a new “most powerful passport” ranking. In the new 2018 list released in January 9...
Malaysia accepts US firm’s offer to resume search for flight MH370

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The Malaysian government has eventually accepted US firm Ocean Infinity's “no find, no fee” offer to resume the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight...
Thailand now seriously struggling with masses of tourists

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After years of booming tourism arrivals, Thailand counted a new record of a whopping 35 million visitors coming to the country this year, a...
Vietnam seeks to “upgrade” tourism sector

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Vietnam wants to make tourism a key economic sector of its economy by 2020 in order to create a driving force for the development...
Tourism arrivals in Laos down by almost 10% this year

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In a stark contrast to its regional peers, where tourism is booming, Laos was faced with a drop in tourism arrivals by 9.1 per...
Thailand: Evermore tourists come a-flocking

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Thailand welcomed over 28.8 million international visitors from January to October 2017, the country’s Department of Tourism (DoT) announced. The number accounts for an...
Malaysian airports to charge “anti-terror fee”

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Passengers flying out of Malaysia will have to pay a fee of 35 ringgit ($8.55) as the government introduced a new passenger screening system,...
Almost 60,000 stranded under the volcano as Bali airport shuts down

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More than 59,000 travelers are stuck in Bali as the island’s Bali's Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar was ordered closed for at least...
Malaysia Airlines gets homegrown CEO, the fourth in three years

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Malaysia’s state-owned carrier Malaysia Airlines on October 21 named veteran senior executive Izham Ismail as its new CEO after his predecessor surprisingly quit which...
US company to resume MH370 search, promises “no find, no fee”

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The Malaysian government has chosen US-based maritime company Ocean Infinity to begin a new search for the missing plane of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370...
Malaysia Airlines loses another CEO, might resume MH370 search

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Malaysia Airlines chief executive officer Peter Bellew, who joined the airliner in 2015 as chief operating officer and became CEO in 2016, unexpectedly said that...
Bali tells tourists to stay despite looming volcano eruption

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Tour operators and tourism officials in Bali asked tourists to stay because they had “nothing to fear” from a possible volcanic eruption of Mount...
Cambodia’s airspace getting crowded

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Cambodia emerged into a new playground for private airlines with at least five new passenger airlines preparing to launch operations in the country next...
Indonesia plans ten tourism hot spots to replicate Bali’s success

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Indonesian President Joko Widodo has developed a “Ten New Balis” tourism growth strategy, a plan that aims at replicating the economic effects of tourism...
Thai aviation safety upgrade to boost air traffic

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Smaller airlines in Thailand, as well as discount carriers, are expected to benefit the most from the lifting of a red flag classification against...
Saab to build “aerospace city” and parts plant in Thailand

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Swedish aerospace and defense company Saab Group will join forces with Thailand’s Amata Corporation, a developer and operator of factory estates in the country, to...
Flight MH370 case closed, fate will possibly never be known

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The final report on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which went missing without a trace while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014, says...