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Thai Airways At Risk Closure – Malaysia Airlines Finds Investors

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Thailand’s national carrier Thai Airways could suffer the fate of being closed down if its modified restructuring...
Loss-making Thai Airways frets about $3-billion plane purchase

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Thailand’s flag carrier Thai Airways, whose business model is under heavy attack from regional discount carriers, is under pressure from the government as 51-per...
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...
Thailand sets $90-billion tourism revenue target

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The Thai government has set a tourism revenue target of three trillion baht, a whopping $90 billion, for 2018 from domestic and international tourists,...
VietJet aims to fly high on IPO boost

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Vietnam's only privately-owned airline, VietJet, wants nothing less than to become the "Emirates of Asia" after its stock listing planned for the second quarter...
Troubles mount as budget airline boom in Thailand tops out

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The emergence of evermore low-cost carriers in Thailand has caused a number of troubles for the country’s aviation industry that could have repercussions on...
Safety downgrade heavy blow for Thai aviation industry

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The downgrading of Thailand's aviation safety ratings by US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on December 1 is feared to cause big headwinds for the...
Thai Airways could be banned from flying to US

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Only a few weeks after Thai Airways International escaped inclusion on the European Union's Air Safety List of airlines with substandard safety levels even...
Survey: Asia-Pacific’s homegrown brands growing to regional giants

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A new ranking by market researcher Nielsen and marketing network Campaign Asia Pacific, called Asia’s Top 1000 brands and released last week, gave insights...
Asian, Asia-Pacific carriers dominate list of world’s top 10 airlines

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Frequent flyers might be interested to know which the world's top 10 airlines are in terms of safety, comfort and innovation, as well as...
Thai economy heading towards recession

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Thailand's economy shrank more than expected in the first quarter of 2014 as exports remained weak and domestic activity was battered by months of...
Thailand: State enterprise workers on strike from May 22

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State enterprise labour unions have agreed to a strike of state workers from May 22 to show disapproval of the "Thaksin regime" and those...
Australia to attract up to 10 ASEAN budget airlines

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Australia close to attracting service by the end of 2014 from at least three new Southeast Asian carriers. Up to 10 Southeast Asian carriers,...
Nok Air, Scoot set up new discount carrier

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Thailand's budget airline Nok Air and Singapore's Scoot, the low cost long haul unit of Singapore Airlines, said on December 16 that they will...
Ten reasons why Thailand has become a banana republic

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Latest political and economic developments in Thailand have given many observers reason to believe that the country has crossed the line to being a...
Thai Airways logo blackout ridiculed globally

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Thailand's national carrier Thai Airways after the crash landing of an Airbus A330-300 on September 9 at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport has tried to protect...
Thai Airways crash-lands, blocks Bangkok airport

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A Thai Airways Airbus A330-300 plane was blocking one runway at Thailand's largest airport Suvarnabhumi after it crash-landed on September 8 at around 11pm...
Thai PM spent almost $10m for globetrotting

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Thailand's Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has been criticised for spending $9.4 million for extensive overseas travel since she took office in August 2011. Yingluck, who...