Airlines to pay up to $1,000 for delays

December 15, 2019 10:46 am
Airlines to pay up to $1,000 for delays

Asianmail Desk Travellers will be entitled to compensation of up to $1,000 for late or cancelled flights when Canada’s second wave of air passenger protection rules comes into force on Dec. 15, just in time for the busy holiday travel season. But passengers shouldn’t expect to receive cash if, say, […]

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Hong Kong Airlines secures funding; licences upheld

December 10, 2019 10:21 am
Hong Kong Airlines secures funding; licences upheld

Asianmail Desk Hong Kong Airlines (HX, Hong Kong Int’l) has been allowed to continue operating, at least for the meantime, after Hong Kong regulator’s accepted the struggling carrier’s latest financing plan, submitted ahead of a December 7 deadline. In separate statements issued on Saturday, Hong Kong’s Civil Aviation Department (CAD), […]

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Bangladesh’s BFCC to provide in-flight catering to Turkish Airlines

December 3, 2019 10:24 am
Bangladesh’s BFCC to provide in-flight catering to Turkish Airlines

Asianmail Desk Bangladesh Airlines’ Biman Flight Catering Centre (BFCC) has signed a catering agreement with national flag carrier Turkish Airlines. Under the contract, the company will provide in-flight catering services on the Turkish Airlines flight. BFCC is located adjacent to the North Terminal of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka, […]

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Biggest Event on Innovation in Education commenced in Mumbai

December 1, 2019 10:51 pm
Biggest Event on Innovation in Education commenced in Mumbai

Asianmail Desk Since 2011, World Education Summits have witnessed the confluence of decision makers, influential experts and practitioners linked to education sector from across the world. The summit aims to explore groundbreaking innovations and encourage steps to ensure significant improvements in the global education sector. In November, 2019, the event […]

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Fastjet to sell Zimbabwe unit to survive until 2021

November 30, 2019 1:44 pm
Fastjet to sell Zimbabwe unit to survive until 2021

Asianmail Desk Fastjet Group announced plans on November 27 to dispose of its Fastjet Zimbabwe (FN, Harare Int’l) unit to a consortium led by the group’s biggest shareholder, Solenta Aviation Group, for USD8 million, so that the South Africa-based but London-listed firm can stay afloat until 2021. It blamed persistent […]

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