Mavcom fines AirAsia, AirAsia X RM200,000 each
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has fined AirAsia Bhd and AirAsia X Bhd (AAX) RM200,000 each for charging credit card, debit card and online banking processing fees separately from their base fares.
Mavcom fines MAHB unit RM1.18mil
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has fined Malaysia Airports (Sepang) Sdn Bhd (MA Sepang), a subsidiary of Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB), RM1.18mil for not meeting airport service levels for airport users including...
Govt owns the airports: Anthony Loke
RAWANG: The government has the right to determine the rates of the passenger service charges (PSC) as it owns the airports, according to Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook.
Frankly Speaking: How much is the PSC, really?
Last Friday, Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook announced that the passenger service charge (PSC) for all international departures in Malaysia, except from the Kuala Lumpur International Airpor...
PSC cut from RM73 to RM50
PUTRAJAYA: The Passenger Service Charge (PSC) for non-Asean international flights out of all airports except KL International Airport (KLIA) has been reduced from...
Matta thanks Cabinet for lowering airport tax
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) is thankful to the Cabinet for lowering the airport tax or Passenger Service Charge (PSC) from RM73 to RM50 for non-Asean...
Six-man task force set up to probe KLIA tech glitch
KUALA LUMPUR: A task force has been set up to investigate the breakdown of the Total Airport Management System (TAMS) at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), says the transport ministry (MoT). T...
Committee set up to investigate KLIA systems hitch
PUTRAJAYA: The transport ministry says a committee will be established to investigate the failure of the Total Airport Management System (TAMS) at KLIA following several days of system disturbances th...
Mavcom unhappy MAHB slow to act
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has expressed its dissatisfaction at the time taken by Malaysia Airports Holding Bhd (MAHB) to resolve the system disruptions at both domestic and international terminals.
Mavcom concerned by ongoing disruption in KLIA
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has voiced its concerns with regards to the systems disruption at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). In a statement today, the com...
Mavcom’s consultation paper brings cheer to MAHB
THE Malaysian Aviation Commission’s (Mavcom) latest consultation paper on aeronautical charges has brought some cheer to Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB). The aviation regulator is proposing to...
MAHB shares rally on Mavcom proposal
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) saw its shares gaining more than 7% or 58 sen to its highest point in six months at RM8.51 after a report said the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has proposed the introduction of a transfer passenger service charge (PSC).
Mavcom proposes 10.88% rate of return for MAHB
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has revised upward slightly the rate of return it is proposing for Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) on the airport operator's as...
Mavcom proposes transfer passenger service charges
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has in its latest consultation paper on aeronautical charges, proposed the introduction of transfer passenger services charges (PSC) ...
Malaysia Airlines, JAL ink joint business agreement
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) and Japan Airlines (JAL) have inked a MoU to pursue a joint business agreement to enhance the quality of services provided by both carriers on flights between Malaysia and Japan.
Frankly Speaking: Let the courts decide
Last week, a hearing date was set for AirAsia’s judicial review application against the Malaysian Aviation Commission’s (Mavcom) decision not to adjudicate on the airline’s dispute with Malaysia...
Airlines’ hidden charges not allowed
KUALA LUMPUR: Travellers will no longer have to deal with hidden charges for airfares from June 1 when airlines are required to show the final price, including taxes and fees.
Airlines must show net fares — Kamarudin
KUALA LUMPUR (May 24): All airlines are required to show the net price of the ticket fare in accordance with the Malaysia Aviation Consumer Protection Code 2019 (MACPC) effective June 1.
Engaging in all that takes flight
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has just turned three and many are still unclear about what it does and often; there is a misconception that Mavcom’s role overlaps with the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) and even that of the Transport Ministry.
AirAsia seeks judicial review over disputes with MAHB
KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia Bhd and long haul affiliate AirAsia X Bhd have filed a judicial review application to compel the Mavcom to adjudicate the disputes between the two airlines and Malaysia Airports (Sepang) Sdn Bhd (MASSB).