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July 25, 2018 3:51 PM Thailand approves electric vehicle investment plans of Nissan, Honda

BANGKOK: Thai authorities said today they have approved investment plans worth 29.63 billion baht (RM3.8 billion), including projects by two Japanese automakers to produce hybrid electric vehicles and batteries. Nissan Motor (Thailand), a unit of Nissan Motor Co will invest 10.96 billion baht in one venture while Honda Automobile (Thailand), a subsidiary 20

July 20, 2018 7:30 AM AirAsia X inks conditional amendment agreement with Airbus for additional 34 aircraft

PETALING JAYA: AirAsia X Bhd has entered into a conditional amendment agreement with Airbus S.A.S for the purchase and delivery of an additional 34 A330-900neo aircraft pursuant to the A330-300 purchase agreement dated June 14, 2007. This comes after the low-cost long-haul carrier announced yesterday that it had placed an order of 100 Airbus A330neo widebody 71

July 19, 2018 11:11 AM AirAsia X sticks with Airbus after window shopping at Boeing

SEPANG: AirAsia X has confirmed its order of 100 Airbus A330neo widebody aircraft, after window shopping at Boeing earlier in the year. AirAsia Group CEO and AirAsia X co-group CEO Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, speaking at a briefing today, said the group was in discussions with Airbus for two years and was looking to cancel the order before reaffirming and increasing 22

July 19, 2018 11:11 AM AirAsia X places 66 widebody aircraft order

SEPANG: AirAsia X,w has confirmed an order for 66 A330neo widebody aircraft with an additional 34 aircraft, bringing its total order to 100. AirAsia Group CEO and AirAsia X co-group CEO Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said the list price for the 100 aircraft is US$30 billion and the 100 aircraft will be used by AirAsia X Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia 67

July 18, 2018 4:05 PM New flights to S'pore and JB to boost Perak's tourism industry

IPOH: Perak is set to become a major tourism destination in the region with flights coming into its capital city of Ipoh from Singapore and Johor Baru before the end of the year. State Tourism, Arts and Cultural Committee chairman Tan Kar Hing said in a statement that the flights will be operated by AirAsia. The Singapore-Ipoh flights are expected to start 18

July 17, 2018 3:10 PM AirAsia is world's best low-cost airline for 10th straight year

SEPANG: AirAsia has been named the World's Best Low-Cost Airline for the 10th year in a row. The airline in a statement said it won the accolade at the 2018 Skytrax World Airline Awards held today at The Langham, London. "AirAsia Co-founder, AirAsia Group Bhd Executive Chairman, and AirAsia X Bhd Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Datuk Kamarudin Meranun 19

July 16, 2018 1:09 AM After World Cup success, MCMC studying EPL live on RTM

SUBANG JAYA: The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia (MCMM) is studying the direct telecast of English Premier League (EPL) football matches on Radio Television Malaysia (RTM) in the future. Its minister, Gobind Singh Deo said this followed the success of the 2018 World Cup telecast which was described as a major achievement for the station 23

June 29, 2018 11:10 AM AirAsia welcomes any party interested to build LCCT

SEPANG: AirAsia says it welcomes proposals for the development of a low-cost carrier terminal (LCCT) in Sepang from any party, whether local or foreign. AirAsia Group Berhad Executive Chairman and AirAsia X Group Chief Executive Officer Datuk Kamarudin Meranun said anyone, be it an individual, company, state government or even Malaysia Airports Holdings 34

June 29, 2018 7:43 AM AirAsia signs up as Official Airline Partner for Asean WESG

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian low-cost airline, AirAsia has come on board as the Official Airline Partner for the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) in Asean countries. The WESG is an international esports championship organised by Alisports, the sports branch of Alibaba Group. According to AirAsia in a statement today, the sponsorship deal with Agri Mind Sdn Bhd, which 17

June 29, 2018 12:55 AM Bali shuts airport after volcanic eruption

DENPASAR, Indonesia: Bali closed its international airport following a volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island that sent thick smoke and ash billowing 2,000m into the air, an official said Friday. Ngurah Rai airport was due to be closed from 3am to at least 7pm Friday after a pilot report detected volcanic ash as high as 23,000 feet following 44