travel

Health & safety still top concerns for Malaysian business travellers

KUALA LUMPUR – Health and safety threats from the COVID-19 pandemic remain the top concerns for almost two-thirds of Malaysian…

5 days ago

Malaysia Airlines to suspend KL-Brisbane route under rationalisation exercise

KUALA LUMPUR • Malaysia Airlines will suspend the Kuala Lumpur (KL)-Brisbane route effective March 27, 2023, in a route rationalisation…

2 weeks ago

This is how tourism must shift to actually address climate change

If you’re concerned about climate change and wondering whether you should travel to far-flung places as often as you used…

4 weeks ago

Cathay won’t return to pre-pandemic capacity until ‘end of 2024’

HONG KONG – Cathay Pacific said Monday it does not expect to return to pre-pandemic levels of travel until the…

4 weeks ago

Ryanair returns to profit, eyes strong outlook

LONDON – Irish airline Ryanair on Monday announced a return to profit in its first half as the aviation sector…

1 month ago

Umrah expected to cost higher on weakening ringgit

by AKMAR ANNUAR/pic by TMR THE cost of performing Umrah is expected to rise due to the weakening of the Malaysian…

1 month ago

South-East Asia digital economy slows as people curb spending

GROWTH in South-East Asia’s Internet economy is slowing after years of expansion, showing that even emerging digital markets aren’t immune…

1 month ago

Qantas Sees First-Half Profit of Up to A$1.3b on Travel Demand

QANTAS Airways Ltd. has surged back to profitability on booming travel demand after most pandemic-era curbs were dismantled, helping shore…

2 months ago

The best places to visit in Japan before swarms of tourists arrive

AFTER almost three years of Covid-induced border closures, Japan is finally opening up to vaccinated tourists from most countries, with…

2 months ago

Rethinking tourism: Welcoming the travel revolution

by AMANPREET BAJAJ / pic Airbnb THE Covid-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on tourism’s role as a key economic…

2 months ago

Japanese airline ANA will increase international flights as borders reopens for travel

ALL Nippon Airways Co. will increase international flights and cabin staff numbers to meet an anticipated jump in demand when…

3 months ago

Hong Kong scrapping quarantine for international arrivals

HONG KONG – Hong Kong announced Friday it will end mandatory hotel quarantine, scrapping some of the world's toughest travel restrictions…

3 months ago

Thailand to lift Covid emergency as virus declared not dangerous

THAILAND will end a nationwide state of emergency declared in the wake of Covid outbreak after the South-East Asian nation…

3 months ago