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in Brief

  • THAI participates in Thai Festival in Fukuoka

    Mr. Swasdiart Panikabutr (second from left), General Manager, South Japan, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), along with Mr. Suwit Vittayaprija (fifth from left), THAI Airport Services Manager, Fukuoka Airport, together welcomed H.E. Bansan Bunnag (fourth from left), Ambassador of Thailand to Tokyo, at the Thai Festival in Fukuoka, Japan.

    in Brief Thu, 10/11/2018 - 14:17
  • Scoot takes delivery of first A320neo

    Scoot has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320neo aircraft from Toulouse, France, out of 39 firm orders placed with Airbus in 2014. The aircraft, bearing registration number 9V-TNA and named ‘Chapati Party’, landed in Singapore Changi Airport on 7 October 2018 on 7.39pm. The delivery marks the beginning of Scoot’s narrow-body fleet renewal plan, and the A320neos will service Scoot’s short- to medium-haul regional destinations. ‘Chapati Party’ will be making its debut with Scoot flight TR610 from Singapore to Bangkok on 29 October 2018.

    in Brief Mon, 10/08/2018 - 14:54
  • Best Western celebrates opening of new Tokyo hotel

    Bangkok - Best Western Hotels & Resorts is celebrating the opening of its latest hotel in one of Tokyo’s trendiest downtown districts, Akihabara, with an exciting new contest. Two lucky Best Western Rewards members will win a two-night stay, including breakfast for two people at the brand new Best Western Hotel Fino Tokyo Akihabara.

    in Brief Thu, 10/04/2018 - 16:20
  • Aeromexico reappoints Discover The World In Indonesia and Thailand

    After an absence of nearly two years, Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, has reappointed Discover the World for sales and marketing representation in Indonesia and Thailand.

    According to Carolina Garcia Posada, Aeromexico's Regional Director Asia, "We needed to partner with Discover the World to reactivate our brand in these two markets. Discover will help us feed our 15 weekly flights from Tokyo-Narita, Shanghai-Pudong and Seoul-Incheon airports to Mexico City and beyond.

    in Brief Tue, 10/02/2018 - 10:45
  • Korean Air will operate one more daily direct flight between Hong Kong and Incheon

    Starting from 28 Oct 2018, Korean Air will operate one more daily direct flight to Incheon from 4 to 5 daily. You can explore the day and night of Seoul easily and the more convenient flight schedule will shorten the time to transfer flights in Incheon Airport.

    New schedule:

    • KE612 Hong Kong - Incheon 02:05-06:20
    • KE611 Incheon - Hong Kong 21:45-00:40+1
    in Brief Tue, 09/18/2018 - 10:24
  • IG Asia Partners Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer to be the first broker to offer miles

    SINGAPORE - IG Asia Pte Ltd ("IG") partners with Singapore Airlines Group's KrisFlyer frequent flyer programme, to launch an air miles incentive scheme. This will make IG, the first broker in the region to offer such an initiative.

    With over 40 years' experience, IG, the world's No.1 CFD provider in online trading, gives clients access to over 15,000 financial markets -- including forex, shares, indices, commodities and cryptocurrencies.

    in Brief Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:21