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August 15, 2018 4:31 AM Thomas & Friends at The Curve

FOR over 70 years, children’s television series Thomas & Friends has been entertaining children around the world from the vibrant island of Sodor. Now, Thomas is expanding his horizon in Thomas & Friends: Big World! Big Adventures!. In this new series, available on Astro Best from Aug 24 onwards, Thomas’ dream of seeing the world will motivate him to travel 5

August 15, 2018 2:50 AM AirAsia share price up marginally after selling stake in Expedia JV

PETALING JAYA: AirAsia Group Bhd's (AAG) share price rose 0.90% this morning after it divested its remaining 25% stake in its joint venture (JV) company, AAE Travel Pte Ltd for US$60 million (RM240 million). The airline sold its remaining stake to the 75% stakeholder in the company Expedia Inc’s Expedia Southeast Asia Pte Ltd -- in a bid to monetise 6

August 14, 2018 3:39 PM AirAsia sells remaining 25% share of joint venture with Expedia for US$60m

PETALING JAYA: AirAsia Group Bhd has divested its remaining 25% stake in its joint venture (JV) company AAE Travel Pte Ltd for US$60 million (RM240 million) to the 75% stakeholder, Expedia Inc's Expedia Southeast Asia Pte Ltd, in a bid to monetise its investment and utilise the proceeds as working capital. The group announced in a bourse filing yesterday 8

August 14, 2018 5:45 AM MAS offers exclusive travel deals for Matta Fair

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines will once again, be the official airline for the upcoming Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) Fair which takes place from Sept 7 to 9 at the Putra World Trade Centre. The national carrier will be offering hard-to-beat airfares and other value deals on its domestic and international network 5

August 11, 2018 7:54 AM LeBron James to make Lakers home debut against Rockets

LOS ANGELES: LeBron James will make his Los Angeles Lakers' home debut on October 20 against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center arena, the National Basketball Association announced on Friday. The four-time league MVP James, who left the Cleveland Cavaliers last month to sign with the Lakers, and his new teammates travel to Portland on the 18th for their 10

August 7, 2018 2:30 AM Evacuation of 179 Malaysians in Lombok

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Embassy has managed to locate 179 Malaysians in Lombok and they are reported to be safe. As of 10pm yesterday, the embassy said the Malaysians were in various parts of Lombok, especially in Gili Trawangan. "Some Malaysians have headed home via the Lombok International Airport while some also headed to Bali to take flights 14

August 3, 2018 12:00 AM Puppies rescued from uninhabited Canadian island

OTTAWA: Puppies discovered on an uninhabited island in the Canadian wilds are looking for a new home. The litter – four males and three females – has been dubbed the "Gilligan's Island crew" after the 1960s American television sitcom about castaways on an uncharted tropical island. Two boaters recently heard their cries in the night, Deb Vandekerkhove 6

August 2, 2018 4:14 AM AirAsia bullish on Indonesian market

JAKARTA: Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia, which will start flights to Silangit Airport, Indonesia, the main gateway to Lake Toba from Oct 28, is looking to increase its services in Indonesia, a market in which it sees huge potential. Speaking at a press conference in conjunction with the official launch of the new route today, AirAsia Group CEO Tan Sri Tony Fernandes 8

August 1, 2018 5:00 AM Mars makes closest approach to Earth in 15 years

LOS ANGELES: Earth's neighboring planet, Mars, is closer than it has been in the past 15 years, offering unusually bright views of the Red Planet's auburn hues. "The Red Planet and Earth haven't been this close since 2003, and won't be again until 2035," Nasa said. Astronomers around the world trained their telescopes on the sky on July 31, when the Red Planet 15

July 31, 2018 9:43 AM Heatwave hits Thomas Cook as holidaymakers stay home

LONDON: The heatwave sweeping northern Europe was on Tuesday blamed for a dip in earnings at travel group Thomas Cook, with record temperatures at home suppressing demand for last-minute foreign trips. The British holiday giant, which offers package holidays to northern Europeans looking for summer sunshine, warned that annual earnings were now expected 11