SYDNEY - Bestselling author and TV host Luke Nguyen has been appointed Global Cuisine Ambassador for Vietnam Airlines in a bid to further promote Vietnamese culture and cuisine to the world.
YOGYAKARTA – Marriott International has opened its first Marriott-branded hotel in Indonesia in Yogyakarta. “Indonesia is one of our fastest-growing source markets for both domestic and international travel,” said Mike Fulkerson, Marriott Brand & Marketing Vice President, Asia-Pacific.
SINGAPORE - Osaka will be the first scheduled destination for Singapore Airlines new Boeing 787-10 fleet, with services expected to begin in May 2018.
TOKYO - Japan Airlines is to expand its codeshare arrangements with Qatar Airways on services to the Middle East (four routes), Africa (six routes), and Central Asia (one route) from April 1.
TOKYO - Japan Airlines and Alaska Airlines have agreed to expand their existing codeshare partnership. The two initially entered a commercial partnership in June 2016 to provide new network opportunities in the U.S.
SINGAPORE - Singapore Airlines has announced a range of changes to its operations in Australia, effective from May l. The most significant change will be to operations in Canberra, with this service to be de-linked from Wellington and increased to daily operations, with a new Singapore-Sydney-Canberra-Singapore routing.