Singapore Airlines looking to buy out all other Tiger Airways shareholders

Singapore Airlines has launched a voluntary conditional general offer for all the shares of Tiger Airways that it does not already own, with the aim of delisting and privatising the budget carrier.

Mihin Lanka to commence flights between Male’ and Colombo with new enhanced services

Mihin Lanka has announced that they will be commencing the flights between Male’ and Colombo with enhanced in-flight services.

Qatar Airways’ global sale begins

Qatar Airways has launched its latest global promotion, ‘Don’t just dream it, Plan it’ offering travellers exceptional savings on early bookings.

Beijing Capital Airlines now flying to Maldives three times a week

Beijing Capital Airlines, a subsidiary carrier of Hainan Airlines, has begun operating flights between Beijing and Male’.

SilkAir launches first flight to Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, Maldives

Singapore Airlines regional carrier, SilkAir, launched their first flight from Changi Airport to the Maldives yesterday.

Emirates upgrades Bvlgari amenity kits for First and Business class flyers

Emirates has launched a new set of amenity kits for its First and Business Class customers. The bags have been designed in close collaboration with luxury Italian brand Bvlgari.

Saudia Airlines to fly to Maldives from April 2016

Saudia Airlines, the flag carrier airline of Saudi Arabia based in Jeddah, has announced that it will begin flying to the Maldives in April 2016.

‘Sustaining a life well travelled’ – Cathay Pacific reveals their 2014 development report

Cathay Pacific Airways has launched its latest Sustainable Development Report, which outlines the various sustainable development measures undertaken by the airline and the Cathay Pacific Group’s subsidiaries based in Hong Kong.

SilkAir set to operate flights between Singapore and Male’ starting this October

SilkAir has confirmed that it will be partnering with Singapore Airlines (SIA), and taking over some of the SIA flights to the Maldives.

Slump in air travel growth in June a sign of weakened Asian economies

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released its assessment of premium and economy passenger air travel for June 2015 and notes a deceleration in growth in comparison to a robust May.

AirAsia flights to and from Maldives now open for booking online with introductory offers

AirAsia has reinstated its Kuala Lumpur-Male’ route and flights are now available to book online and through the company’s mobile app.

Qatar Airways named ‘Best Airline in the World’ at World Airline Awards

Qatar Airways was named the world’s best airline at the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards ceremony in Paris on Tuesday, held as part of the Paris Air Show at Le Bourget.