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Aviation

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Search for flight MH370 to be called off for good on May 29

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The search for the plane of missing flight Malaysia Airlines MH370 will end on May 29, 2018, which means that the biggest mystery in...
AirAsia boss in hot water after saying sorry for backing Malaysia’s Ex-PM

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AirAsia Group founder and CEO Tony Fernandes on May 13 publicly apologised for his pre-election support of Malaysia’s former ruling coalition Barisan Nasional and...
North Korea’s request for new air routes could change East Asia’s flight business

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As part of its strategic opening to the world, North Korea has submitted a request for the approval of new international air routes with...
Singapore-Kuala Lumpur is world’s busiest air route

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The Singapore-Kuala Lumpur route is the world's busiest international air link as per the volume of flights that operate on it, a new report...
Tourism arrivals in Brunei soar an unexpected 18%

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Brunei recorded an 18.3-per cent increase in tourist arrivals in 2017, exceeding the projected ten per cent growth set for last year, the country's...
Mahathir takes flak for rehashing MH370 takeover theory

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Malaysia's former prime minister and strident opposition candidate against incumbent Prime Minister Najib Razak in this year's election, Mahathir Mohamad, has been publicly chided...
Myanmar AirAsia could be Tony Fernandes’ next big thing

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Malaysia-headquartered AirAsia, the largest Asian budget carrier as per the size of its fleet, is in talks with a partner to set up an...
Cambodia’s airspace getting crowded: Three new airlines to take off this year

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Cambodia’s aviation sector is growing rapidly, resulting in a fast expansion of the number of airlines in the country. Currently, there are no less...
Thailand’s economy shows some muscles

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Investment drawn to Thailand’s proposed Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) could push the country’s economic growth rate above five per cent by 2021, Siam Commercial...
Cambodia to build two new mega-airports

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Cambodia has plans to build two new large airports in order to accommodate the growing number of tourists to the country, one of them...
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,...