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  • Chatrium celebrates Songkran 2018

    Chatrium Hotels & Residences, led by management and team members, celebrated the Songkran Festival in the most charming and Thai traditional way through water pouring of the Buddha statue and the customary pouring of water on Mrs. Savitri Ramyarupa’s hands, Managing Director and senior management team. Management and Employees also participated in the Thai dances along with some fun water splashing. The event was held at Emporium Suites by Chatrium.

    Photo shows General Managers and Hotels Managers (2nd role, from 2nd - 6th and 8th from left)

    in Brief Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:28
  • THAI ground staff dress in Thai costume to celebrate Songkran 2018

    Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) will join in preserving Thai traditional culture during Songkran festival 2018.  THAI Ground Staff will dress in national Thai costume to welcome passengers at Premium Check-in Row A, Suvarnabhumi Airport, from now until 20 April 2018.  Mrs. Manusnunt Sitthijirasin (fourth from left), THAI Managing Director, Ground Customer Services, recently welcomed passengers at Suvarnabhumi Airport.

    in Brief Thu, 04/12/2018 - 11:28
  • Centara Hotels & Resorts celebrate Thai New Year in traditional style

    Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, will observe the upcoming Songkran Thai New Year period by wearing colorful traditional dress. Visitors and guests to the company’s properties are treated daily to graceful Thai service and cultural traditions that have become Centara’s hallmark; this Songkran, 13th – 15th April, they can enjoy the added delight of seeing staff dressed in the beautiful costumes of historic Siam.

    in Brief Thu, 04/12/2018 - 11:25
  • CEB to redeploy Caticlan, Kalibo capacity to other PH destinations

    Philippine largest carrier, Cebu Pacific (CEB) has recently cancelled flights to and from Caticlan and Kalibo due to closure of Boracay island. Cebu Pacific will operate flights to other domestic destinations including Cebu, Legazpi, and Bacolod starting from April 26th, 2018. Affected passengers can opt to reroute to those destinations depending on seat availability.

    in Brief Wed, 04/11/2018 - 16:23
  • Insight Thainess Episode 1: Mango with Sticky Rice

    A chorus of cicadas is the rhythm and signal of summer, as well as the time for plenty of seasonal fruits. Amphawa, Samut Songkhram is one of the Thai communities that lives a simple lifestyle among various fruit orchards. The fruits that blossom and grow here are mostly coconuts, pomelos, lychees, and mangos.

    in Brief Wed, 04/11/2018 - 14:01
  • CALC signs agreement to lease one A320ceo to Yunnan Hongtu Airlines

    CALC, a full value-chain aircraft solutions provider for global airlines, announced that the Group has entered into an Aircraft Lease Agreement with Yunnan Hongtu Airlines and agreed to lease one new Airbus A320ceo aircraft to the new client. The aircraft is expected to be delivered to the Chinese airline in the first half of 2018 with a lease term of 12 years.

    in Brief Tue, 04/10/2018 - 12:19
  • The Mumbai International Airport runway closure

    The main runway of the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) handled by GVK MIAL, will be un-operational on April 9th and 10th, 2018 between 1100 hrs to 1700 hrs on account of pre-monsoon maintenance activities. Passengers are requested to connect with their respective airlines.

    in Brief Mon, 04/09/2018 - 10:44