Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:11
Taxis a drag on Bangkok, Suvarnabhumi survey rankings
While Qatar Airways bagged top spot in 2018 as the Best Airline Worldwide with the Best Business Class just ahead of perennial favourite Singapore Airlines, THAI salvaged some pride with a No 6 showing for Business Class (the same as last year) and Cabin Service (down from No 3 in 2017), according to the results of the 2018 Best in Travel Poll by the online Smart Travel Asia magazine.
Mon, 29 Jan 2018 14:17
Qatar Airways begins Pattaya service
Qatar Airways’ first direct non-stop flight to the holiday destination of Pattaya touched down at U-Tapao Rayong Pattaya International Airport on Monday, inaugurating the airline’s newest Thai destination.
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:16
Qatar Airways now reaches Chiang Mai, Pattaya next
Qatar Airways celebrated the start of its new direct non-stop service from Doha to Chiang Mai on Wednesday (December 13), its inaugural flight greeted with a traditional water-cannon salute.
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 07:17
Qatar buys 9.6% stake in Cathay Pacific
Qatar Airways announced on Monday it has bought a stake in Cathay Pacific, giving the Doha-based airline a toehold in the potentially lucrative Asian aviation market.
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 06:00
Qatar Airways launches Pattaya flights
Qatar Airways announces flights to Pattaya
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:24
Gulf crisis threatens Qatar Airways transit business: experts
DUBAI - Qatar Airways has made Doha a global hub in just a few years, but barring it from Gulf states' airspace threatens its position as a major transcontinental carrier, experts say.
Wed, 24 May 2017 12:21
Ultimate luxury in the air
Qatar Airways recently added a new touch of class to its already top-of-the-range business class travel with the unveiling its customisable private suites, named QSuite, at ITB Berlin, the world’s largest travel trade show.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 22:24
Qatar Airways to offer free laptops on US flights
DOHA - Qatar Airways said on Thursday it will offer free laptops to business class passengers flying to the United States, in an effort to get round an American ban on electronics.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:51
Qatar Airways adds 15 destinations from Thailand
Thais will be flying with Qatar Airways to another 15 destinations this year and next, adding up to more places than any other Gulf airline offers – and with five-star service on every route.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 12:47
Qatar Airways launches world's longest flight
DOHA - Qatar Airways launched the world's longest scheduled commercial service with its inaugural flight from Doha to Auckland taking off eight minutes early on Sunday, a company spokeswoman said.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:00
Qatar Airways becomes first Middle Eastern airline to Krabi
THE SOUTHERN coastal gateway of Krabi yesterday welcomed the first Qatar Airways flight to arrive at its international airport from Doha, Qatar.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 01:00
Body of baby found on Qatar Airways plane
The body of a newborn baby has been found in the toilet of a plane after it arrived in Indonesia from Doha, with police waiting to question a female passenger, an official said yesterday.
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:55
The best way to fly
Asian airlines once again dominate the categories in the 2016 edition of the Skytrax airline awards
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 00:38
Philippine Airlines eyes 5-star rating by 2020
MANILA - Philippine Airlines has firmed up a strategy that would make it a five-star, full-service carrier by 2020, a rating that puts it at par with global players like Singapore Airlines and Qatar Airways, its top official said.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 01:00
Qatar gets high
Qatar Airways, Skytrax's 2015 Airline of the Year, will be adding a second daily Airbus A380 service to its Bangkok-Doha route from September 16.