Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
NokScoot : JV budget carrier to start direct flights to Shanghai
NokScoot, the joint venture low-cost carrier of Thailand’s Nok Air and Singapore’s Scoot, has expanded its network in China with the launch of direct flights from Bangkok to Shanghai, The inaugural flight will take off from Bangkok Don Mueang International Airport on February 25.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 13:52
NokScoot adds Shanghai route from Don Mueang
NokScoot, the joint venture low-cost carrier uniting Thailand’s Nok Air and Singapore’s Scoot, on Tuesday announced it would expand its growing route network in China with the launch of direct flights from Bangkok to Shanghai.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 16:45
Jetstar Asia retains position as most punctual LCC in Asia Pacific
Jetstar Asia has retained its position as the most punctual low-cost carrier (LCC) in Asia Pacific and maintained its top 10 safest low -cost airline listing in two separate aviation reports for 2019.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
AirAsia X Thailand completes safety audit
AirAsia X Thailand, a low-cost long-haul carrier of the AirAsia Group, has completed its Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) by the International Air Transportation Association (IATA), affirming its commitment to maintaining the highest safety standards at all times, according to a company press release yesterday.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:57
AirAsia, (RED) collaborate to raise funds for HIV/AIDS in ASEAN
Low-cost carrier AirAsia is collaborating with non-profit organization (RED) to support fundraising to fight AIDS in ASEAN.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 10:50
Lion Air plane hits lamp post in Bengkulu
As the investigation into last week’s crash of a Lion Air jet into the Java Sea is ongoing, another aircraft belonging to the low-cost carrier was involved in an accident, as its wing rammed into a lamp post on the apron of Fatmawati Airport in Bengkulu on Wednesday evening.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 12:30
NokScoot an early winner for punctuality at Narita
NokScoot low-cost airline has joined the global league of most punctual airlines for its Bangkok-Narita services.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 01:00
Carrier expands flights to Vietnam , Taiwan
Thai Vietjet, the low-cost carrier based at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport, is continuing its international network expansion to Vietnam and Taiwan, according to the company release yesterday.
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
GHB promises 10,000 low-cost homes by year’s end, more to come
Affordable homes will become available for low-income earners in the next few months, with monthly instalments under Bt4,000, Chatchai Sirilai, president of the Government Housing Bank (GHB), has promised.
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 01:00
Powerful, fast and affordable to all
Asus comes up with a low-cost smartphone that does the job
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 01:00
Thai AirAsia wants 70% of Thai fliers in revamped loyalty club
LOW-COST airline Thai AirAsia aims to have 70 per cent of its Thai passengers signed up as members of its overhauled AirAsia BIG Loyalty programme within the next five years.
Sun, 10 Jun 2018 18:52
Alleged amateur dentists charged over low-cost dental braces service
The Children and Women Protection Sub-Division of the police on Saturday confiscated dental braces and improper equipment from two Bangkok shops alleged to having provided illegal dental brace placement services, said sub-division superintendent Pol Colonel Jirakrit Jaruyapat.
Thu, 17 May 2018 14:33
Teacher’s need for brain surgery behind school’s call for low-cost fill-in
Ban Pha Wiang School in Sukhothai’s Sri Satchanalai district has elaborated after a social media controversy over its plans to hire a temporary kindergarten-level teacher at Bt4,000 a month from donated money due to the permanent teacher needing to take an absence.
Mon, 14 May 2018 10:21
Sidoarjo bomb also involved family of six: E. Java Police
According to the East Java Police, a premature explosion that took place at the Wonocolo low-cost apartment in Taman Sidoarjo on Sunday evening had involved a family – similar to the family of six that launched a series of deadly attacks on three churches across Surabaya earlier that same day.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 01:00
OUT-OF-HOME MEDIA VGI set for expansion in Malaysia
VGI Global Media Plc (VGI) will expand its out-of-home media business to Malaysia after the acquisition of a 25.1 per cent holding in Meru Utama Sdn Bhd - the airport media service provider at major airports as well as airports for low-cost airlines in Malaysia, under its business expansion plan in Asean.