SilkAir To Be Absorbed Into Singapore Airlines, Receive Cabin Upgrades

Singapore Airlines revealed today plans to absorb and integrate its regional wing SilkAir, as it seeks to create closer product and service consistency amongst its full-service offerings. The Star Alliance member will invest USD 74.4 million to upgrade cabins on SilkAir’s narrowbody B737 fleet that will bring a new lie-flat Business Class product to replace … Continue reading

Oceania Cruises Releases Details Of 180-Day World Cruise

Oceania Cruises has unveiled details of its world cruise for 2019, a 180-day voyage covering over 45,000 nautical miles onboard the elegant and intimate Insignia.   The Route Embarking the full world cruise either in New York (departing 11 January 2019), Miami (departing 14 January 2019) or Los Angeles (departing 30 January 2019), guests will … Continue reading

Australian Carriers Expand In Asia

Australian carriers Qantas and Jetstar continue their Asian expansion with new connections between Australia, China and Vietnam. The Flying Kangaroo has relaunched direct services to Beijing, while its low cost affiliate is to fly to Ho Chi Minh City for the first time.   Qantas Launches Sydney – Beijing After a hiatus of 8 years, … Continue reading

Four Seasons Comes To Hoi An

Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts marked its official arrival in Vietnam with the debut of the new Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An.   Previously managed by boutique operator GHM, the celebrated resort in Vietnam’s cultural heartland was successfully rebranded under the Four Seasons flag after upgrades over the past few months that … Continue reading

VietJet Adds Kuala Lumpur To Network

Fast-growing low cost carrier VietJet has launched flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Kuala Lumpur, adding the Malaysian capital to its network which now spans destinations in Myanmar, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.   Operating daily, flight VJ 825 departs Tan Son Nhat International Airport at 0930 hrs to arrive in Kuala … Continue reading