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Cathay Pacific introduces new schedule to Komatsu, Japan

Cathay Pacific is introducing a new scheduled seasonal service to Komatsu next spring, making the beautiful natural landscapes and rich cultural attractions of Japan’s Ishikawa Prefecture more easily accessible to travellers. The new two-times-weekly service will be operated on Wednesdays and Saturdays between 3 April 2019 and 26 October 2019 using Airbus A330-300 aircraft featuring…

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Sarawak is ‘Malaysia Favourite Destination’

KUALA LUMPUR, Wednesday: Sarawak is proud to be named the National MATTA Fair’s September 7-9 “Malaysia Favourite Destination”. At the last year’s September MATTA Fair, Sarawak was also awarded the same title, an honour that represent Sarawak’s commitment in giving its best and value for money destination in Malaysia. Sarawak’s Minister for Tourism, Arts, Culture,…

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel opens for business

KOTA KINABALU – Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel celebrated its soft opening last week. Located in Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens Kota Kinabalu, the hotel is an idyllic destination for imaginative travellers who seek balance in their lives. It offers rewarding experiences through panoramic views of South China Sea, authentic local culinary offerings and thoughtful service. Located…

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AirAsia flies the Bangkok – Kota Kinabalu route

MALAYSIA – AirAsia will be flying to the Land of Smiles through its latest three times weekly direct service between Kota Kinabalu and the Thai capital of Bangkok. The flight is operated by AirAsia Thailand (carrier code FD).  The new flight will take off to Bangkok Don Mueang Airport (DMK) from Kota Kinabalu International Airport…

MATTA mahu Cukai Pelancongan Malaysia dimansuhkan

MALAYSIA – Persatuan Ejen-ejen Pelancongan dan Pengembaraan Malaysia (MATTA) menggesa supaya Cukai Pelancongan Malaysia (TTx) yang berkuatkuasa pada 1 Sept 2017 dimansuhkan. Cukai itu mengenakan kadar rata RM10 untuk satu malam ke atas pelancong asing yang tinggal di hotel atau tempat penginapan yang berdaftar. Laporan BERNAMA menyebut bahawa Presiden MATTA, Datuk Tan Kok Liang sebagai…

AirAsia shifts international flights to Cebu T2

PHILIPPINES – AirAsia is transferring its international flights to the brand new Terminal 2 of Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) in Cebu, Philippines, effective July 1, 2018. Commenting on the new terminal, AirAsia Philippines CEO Captain Dexter Comendador said, “We are delighted to be moving to a new terminal, which will provide our guests with…

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Borocay Island closed for three months

PHILIPPINES — Borocay Island closed on April 26th for rehabilitation. The Philippine island which is famous for the white sand beaches and coral reefs last year is considered a rival to islands like Phuket, Krabi and Bali. Known as a haven for travelers, rapid development and pollution had threatened its idyllic shores forcing President Rodrigo Duterte to…

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AirAsia tambah jumlah penerbangan terus ke Bhubaneswa

MALAYSIA – Syarikat tambang murah AirAsia telah mengambil keputusan menambah jumlah penerbangan terus ke Bhubaneswar bermula 26 Oktober ini. Berita penambahan jumlah penerbangan tersebut dibuah oleh Pengarah Lapangan Terbang Antarabangsa Biju Patnaik, S C Hot. Sebelum ini, pernerbangan ke ibu negara Odisha itu hanyalah empat kali seminggu, namun AirAsia telah bertindak menambah jumlah tersebut ekoran…