Mon, 20 May 2019, 4:44 AM
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The cabinet is expected to finalise details on the departure levy for air travellers, which will include a tiered structure.
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LANGKAWI (May 15): AirAsia is set to increase its weekly Kuala Lumpur-Langkawi flight frequency from 63 to 80 flights this year to cater to increasing demand, said its Commercial Division senior marke...
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LANGKAWI, May 15 — AirAsia is set to increase its weekly Kuala Lumpur (KL)-Langkawi flight frequency from 63 to 80 flights this year to cater to increasing demand, said its Commercial Division senio...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 14 — Bursa Malaysia remained in negative territory at midday but pared early losses as investors sought bargains among index heavyweights after yesterday’s sharp selling.
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia does not need a national airline owned by the government, says an academic, as attempts by Putrajaya attempts to restore Malaysia Airlines to profitability appear to have hit a...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The two largest local airlines, AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines, will have an additional 737 domestic flights during this festive season, the Dewan Negara was told today.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The two largest local airlines, AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines (MAS), will have additional 737 domestic flights during this festive season, the Dewan Negara was told on Tuesday (May 7).
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 — The two largest local airlines, AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines (MAS), will have additional 737 domestic flights during this festive season, the Dewan Negara was told today.
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GEORGE TOWN: Penang is still waiting for the tripartite meeting with Kedah and the Transport Ministry on the proposed Kulim International Airport (KXP), which was suggested by the Prime Minister.
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PETALING JAYA: Motorsport celebrity Leona Chin has added her voice to Waze in a long list of famous people who have been roped in to add some novelty to the app.
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GEORGE TOWN, May 6 — Arrivals at Penang International Airport (PIA) reached an all-time high of 7.79 million passengers last year as a result of more direct flights to the state, the Penang Global T...
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Travelling by flight can be an unpleasant experience especially if you’re taking a long haul flight and you have trouble sleeping.
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GEORGE TOWN: Good news for durian lovers. Now you can sample the King of Fruits and at the same time win flight tickets.
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KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia continues its expansion into China with two new services from Kuala Lumpur to Lanzhou and Quanzhou.
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LOMBOK (May 2): Indonesia’s island of Lombok received a boost in its tourism efforts today with AirAsia opening its latest hub there.
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) has named Mohd Shukrie Mohd Salleh as its new chief operating officer (COO) effective today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia has been named the Top Airline by Absolute Passenger Growth (Southeast Asia) at Singapore’s Changi Airline Awards 2019 recently.
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SEPANG: Airlines offering additional flights at fixed fares during festive seasons are a big help in promoting family ties.
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SANDAKAN: A tour operator wants to see the new Sandakan MP focusing on niche markets and adopt a different approach from existing methods to promote tourism here.
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End May and early June will be a busy season throughout Malaysia with Pesta Kaamatan, Gawai Dayak and Hari Raya happening back to back.
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Following the success of its Chinese New Year extra late night flights, AirAsia will be ushering in Gawai, Kaamatan Festival and Hari Raya Aidilfitri with more flights at low fares.
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SEPANG: Following the success of its Chinese New Year extra late night flights, AirAsia will be ushering in Gawai, Kaamatan Festival and Hari Raya Aidilfitri with more flights at low fares.
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You can now register your face on your AirAsia app to use the Faces feature at the Senai Airport.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Maxis' stronger first quarter results gave the FBM KLCI a boost on Friday but the broader market showed some caution and trading volume shrank to below three billion shares.
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Travelling can be stressful and AirAsia wants to make your boarding experience seamless with its new FACES feature.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Destini Avia Technique Sdn Bhd (DAT), a 50:50 joint-venture company between Destini Bhd and UK-based Avia Technique Ltd, will provide aircraft safety equipment maintenance support to Malindo Airways Sdn Bhd and Thai Lion Mentari Co Ltd.
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PETALING JAYA: AirAsia has cancelled a number of flights to and from Clark, Philippines following the earthquake in the Pampanga Province.
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PETALING JAYA: A two-month-old baby died on an AirAsia flight from Kuala Lumpur to Perth today.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): A two-month-old baby died on an AirAsia flight from Kuala Lumpur to Perth on Monday morning, The Sydney Morning Herald reported, citing the Western Australia Police Force's (W...
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PETALING JAYA: A baby died during a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Perth on Monday (April 22) morning, reported Australia's ABC News.
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PETALING JAYA: A two-month old baby died on an AirAsia flight en route from Kuala Lumpur to Perth this morning.
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PETALING JAYA: Airside connectivity between KLIA and klia2 will see the two terminals integrated and potentially improve traffic growth, says the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom).
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is negotiating with several countries, including Pakistan, Russia and China, to acquire military assets through barter trade.
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(From the left) Lionel Leong, Rachel Leong and Fave co-founder Chen Chow Yeoh at MS@Work in Sungai Besi.
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SEPANG: Malaysian-made products will be taking to the skies in a first between AirAsia and the Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry.
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YOURSAY | 'The gov't must realise that the tourist market is a very competitive one.' Encourage instead of burdening tourists – AirAsia boss disagrees with exit tax CHKS: I think AirAsia Group Bhd C...
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SEPANG: Malaysian made products will be taking to the skies in a first ever partnership between low-cost airline AirAsia and the Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry.
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SINGAPORE (April 18): Tata Group raised its stake in AirAsia India to 51% and injected 5b rupees together with AirAsia Investments to fund the carrier’s international expansion plans, the Economic T...
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Tony Fernandes says optimistic of AirAsia being in Vietnam by year end
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) AirAsia’s wholly-owned unit, AirAsia Investment Ltd, together with Gumin Company Ltd and Hai Au Aviation Joint Stock Company, have mutually agreed to terminate the agreement to set up a joint venture in Vietnam, effective today.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — AirAsia’s wholly-owned unit, AirAsia Investment Ltd, together with Gumin Company Ltd and Hai Au Aviation Joint Stock Company, have mutually agreed to terminate the agreeme...
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Tony Fernandes says selling aircraft allows AirAsia to return cash to shareholders
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): Prasarana Malaysia Bhd is bringing in UK convenience store WH Smith into its stations' retail space, says its group chief operating officer of strategy and transformation Ang ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): AirAsia has today warned the public not to engage with an online scam circulating via email with the subject: AirAsia Big Loyalty Bonus.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): Prasarana Malaysia Bhd is bringing in UK convenience store WH Smith into its stations' retail space, says its group chief operating officer of strategy and transformation Ang ...
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PETALING JAYA: Buyers of Mah Sing Group Bhd’s properties can opt to pay the booking fee for their preferred units with the FavePay cashless payment service and earn exclusive AirAsia BIG Points as a reward.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Home buyers of Mah Sing Group who pay their booking fees with the Fave mobile app will now be rewarded with AirAsia BIG points as well.
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Some 25 corporate bodies, including an e-commerce-based conglomerate, have extended their support to the National Press Club's effort to raise funds for the Journalist Welfare Fund (JWF), aimed at hel...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The National Press Club Malaysia (NPC) held a charity dinner on Saturday (April 13) to raise funds for the Journalist Welfare Fund (JWF).
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 8): RHB Bank Bhd is eyeing double-digit growth in retail deposits this year, driven by its innovative offerings and product deposit campaigns.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 3 — Budget carrier AirAsia will add 437 flights from May 30 to June 16 this year, to cater to the expected passenger increase during the Hari Raya Aidilfitri festive period.
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Just the other day, someone asked me if I knew that next year is Visit Malaysia Year (VMY). Lamenting the apparent lack of promotions, he pointed out that time is running out.
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KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia is offering promotional all-in-fares from RM99 to Quanzhou in Fujian, China, in conjunction with the launch of the new daily direct route from Kuala Lumpur commencing on May 1, 2019.
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KUALA LUMPUR: It is about time, airline companies such as Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) go beyond code-sharing or alliances and look into regional tie-up to survive in the highly competitive and capital...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): It is about time airline companies such as Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) go beyond code-sharing or alliances and look into regional tie-up to survive in the highly competitive and capital-intensive industry.
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KUALA LUMPUR: It is about time for airline companies such as Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) to go beyond code-sharing or alliances and look into regional tie-ups to survive in the highly-competitive and ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia group chief executive officer Tony Fernandes today launched his autobiography in Bahasa Malaysia entitled, “Terbang Tinggi”. In the book, Fernandes, who co-founded AirAsia in...
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SEPANG: AirAsia has expressed its commitment towards providing Malaysian graduates with well-paying first jobs, even as starting salaries generally showed a decline.
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AirAsia announced that it is working with Oracle to centralise and streamline its finance operations by leveraging the market-leading Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) cloud.
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Flash: Malaysia Airlines could be turned around but AirAsia not keen on taking over the national carrier, says Tony Fernandes
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Budget airline AirAsia has been forced to pull an ad which critics accused of promoting sex tourism.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — After introducing Apple Pay four years ago, Apple has just introduced their very own credit card that’s simply called Apple Card.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Several foreign companies from Europe, Asia and the Middle East are keen to acquire a stake in Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), former finance minister Daim Zainuddin said.
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After introducing Apple Pay 4 years ago, Apple has just introduced their very own credit card that’s simply called Apple Card.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Several foreign companies, including from Europe, Asia and the Middle East, are keen to acquire a stake in Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), says the Council of Eminent Persons chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 25): Several foreign companies, including from Europe, Asia and the Middle East, are keen to acquire a stake in Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), the Council of Eminent Persons chairman...
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Several foreign companies, including from Europe, Asia and the Middle East, are keen to acquire a stake in Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), the Council of Eminent Persons chairperson Daim Zainuddin said.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Several foreign companies, including from Europe, Asia and the Middle East, are keen to acquire a stake in Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), the Council of Eminent Persons chai...
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PETALING JAYA: Two Malaysia Airlines veterans have scoffed at a DAP MP’s suggestion that AirAsia chief Tony Fernandes be appointed to head the troubled airline.
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GIVEN the pace of technology disruption, businesses often find themselves displaced or reacting too late to address their shortcomings.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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LOMBOK, March 21 — Three Malaysians who are being treated at a hospital in Lombok after getting injured in an earthquake here on Sunday, will be allowed to return home tomorrow.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 21): Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad would decide on the fate of national carrier Malaysia Airlines.
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SINGAPORE (March 21): Kuala Lumpur can give up Malaysia Airlines.
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia Airlines (MAS) has come out tops but for the wrong reason – it accounted for the highest number of complaints received by the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) in the se...
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TAWAU: A senior citizen, who experienced breathing difficulties in an Airasia aircraft at the Tawau Airport while it was waiting to depart for Kuala Lumpur, was rushed to the Balung Health Clinic but ...
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TAWAU, March 20 — A senior citizen, who experienced breathing difficulties in an AirAsia aircraft at the Tawau Airport while it was waiting to depart for Kuala Lumpur, was rushed to the Balung Healt...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 20): The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has received a total of 821 complaints, representing an 11.7% year-on-year increase in complaints lodged with the commission through...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Aviation Commission’s (Mavcom) fifth issue of its Consumer Report has recorded a 11.7% increase or 821 complaints lodged with it during the July to December 2018 period.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The most number of complaints received by the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) between July and December 2018 were against Malaysia Airlines.
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SINGAPORE, March 20 — Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s remarks last week that the government is studying options for national carrier Malaysia Airlines Berhad, including shutting...
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Seventeen Malaysian survivors of the Lombok earthquake and landslide have returned home after the tragic incident claimed three lives.They were greeted with tears of relief from family members who wai...
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SEPANG: Seventeen Malaysian survivors of the Lombok landslide have returned home after the tragic incident claimed three lives.
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AirAsia announced that its Premium Flatbed cabin passengers will now get to enjoy the Sony WH-1000XM3 noise-cancelling headphones on their flight.
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AirAsia in partnership with Sony is offering the Sony WH-1000XM3 noise-cancelling Bluetooth headset in its Premium Flatbed cabins on all scheduled AirAsia X Malaysia (D7) flights greater than 5 hours ...
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JAKARTA (Bernama): Fourteen Malaysians who were in Lombok during the earthquake Sunday (March 17) are scheduled to return to Kuala Lumpur tonight (March 18).
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AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes has deactivated his Facebook account, saying in a series of Tweets that the US social media giant needs to “clean up” after videos of Friday’s New Zealand mosque attac...
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Tigerhall, a knowledge-sharing platform based in Singapore, announced it raised US$1.8 million in seed funding.
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Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, the Group Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia has quit Facebook.
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As Pakatan Harapan considers its next step with regard to Malaysia Airlines, DAP man Julian Tan has suggested a way to salvage the ailing national carrier.
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LETTER | Analysts and politician cannot just argue to shut down or sell off our Malaysia Airlines based on accumulated loss of RM2.5 billion without acknowledging the flawed execution of its turnaroun...
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MARCH 15 — Analysts and politician cannot just argue to shut down or sell our Malaysia Airlines based on accumulated loss of RM2.5 billion without acknowledging the flawed execution on the turnaroun...
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YOURSAY | If AirAsia and SIA can be the best of the best, why not MAS?
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COMMENTARY, March 12 — If I can, I will always choose Malaysia Airlines.
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PETALING JAYA: Neither Malaysia Airlines (MAS), AirAsia nor Malindo – the country’s three main air car­riers – operate the Boeing 737 MAX 8 which has been grounded in China and Ethiopia after the second deadly crash involving the aircraft.
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Planning to go for a trip? Well, you’re in luck!
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If you’re looking for cheap flights, AirAsia’s Free Seats promo is back and they are offering one-way domestic flights from as low as RM12 (with tax included) and one-way international flights fro...
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SUBANG, March 7 — Transport Minister Anthony Loke rejected claims that the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) will be disbanded as false.
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Malaysia's low-cost carrier AirAsia has inked an agreement to be the exclusive official airline for the Malaysian Football League (MFL) 2019-2020.
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AIRASIA’S digital venture arm, RedBeat Ventures, announced it is establishing a global venture capital fund, RedBeat Capital, alongside a strategic partnership with 500 Startups, a leading startup a...