Articles tagged “malaysia”

Daily Lodging Report

Regal Hotels’ $5 Billion Venture with Saudi Arabia

Regal Hotels International Holdings Ltd is partnering with the Ministry of Investment of Saudi Arabia to build about 100 hotels around the world worth US$5 billion with an emphasis on the Middle East

Tourism

Visa Waiver Sparks Travel Interest for Thailand: India Report

Interest in Thailand has spiked, following a wider Southeast Asia visa-waiver trend, easing restrictions for Indian travelers.

Visa Waiver Sparks Travel Interest for Thailand: India Report

Tourism

Malaysia to Grant Visa-Free Entry for Chinese and Indian Travelers

Malaysia hopes the visa exemptions for two vital inbound markets will accelerate its slow tourism recovery.

Malaysia to Grant Visa-Free Entry for Chinese and Indian Travelers

Airlines

AirAsia Operations to Return to Pre-Pandemic Levels By December

What's driving Air Asia's demand? Migrating workforce, tourism, students and connecting travellers.

AirAsia Operations to Return to Pre-Pandemic Levels By December

Hotels

Skift India Report: Oberoi Hotels Partners With Reliance Industries on 3 Projects

Reliance’s venture into hospitality is timely, especially at a time when hotel demand is set to outstrip supply over the next few years.

Skift India Report: Oberoi Hotels Partners With Reliance Industries on 3 Projects

Airlines

AirAsia X’s Post-Pandemic Strategy Focuses on Cost Containment and Fleet Expansion

While AirAsia X is looking closely to contain costs, the airline's greatest learning from Covid has been to maintain a cash buffer for financial resilience and long-term sustainability, providing a safety net to weather uncertainties.

AirAsia X’s Post-Pandemic Strategy Focuses on Cost Containment and Fleet Expansion

News Blog

AirAsia to Now Launch a Low-Cost Carrier in Cambodia

AirAsia Aviation Group on Friday announced a joint venture with Cambodia-based Sivilai Asia to launch a new low-cost carrier — AirAsia Cambodia. The airline, in which AirAsia will be the majority partner, expects to commence operations in late 2023. Cambodia is the fifth Southeast Asian destination that AirAsia will be foraying into after Malaysia, Indonesia,…

Airlines

AirAsia Parent Narrowed Third Quarter Loss on Strong Travel Rebound

Capital A, AirAsia's parent company, still has a way to go to return to profitability. But it's optimistic given surging travel demand and eased travel restrictions in Southeast Asia.

AirAsia Parent Narrowed Third Quarter Loss on Strong Travel Rebound

News Blog

Tony Fernandes Steps Down as Acting Group CEO of AirAsia X

Tony Fernandes has stepped down as the acting group CEO of Capital A's long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X citing "other commitments," the airline announced in a note to investors on Monday. "I’m now going to focus on delivering significant value to shareholders of Capital A, including the AirAsia Aviation Group, aviation services, logistics, travel, fintech…

News Blog

Southeast Asian Destinations Steer Tourists Towards Road Trip Holidays

In a bid to encourage tourists to explore the region by road, the 10 member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have come up with a driving tourism manual. The guidebook contains information on driving in Thailand, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, and Vietnam and also includes a list…