Singapore Airlines swings back to profit as travel demand surges, planes come back from boneyard

Singapore Airlines swings back to profit as travel demand surges, planes come back from boneyard

BusinessUpdated Jul 30, 2022 07:33 PM4 minutes to read Take a first look inside Singapore Airlines’ remodeled flagship lounges. Video / Supplied High demand for travel and Singapore Airlines’ rapid capacity build up – including getting planes out of desert storage – has propelled it to a big operating profit in the first quarter of … Read more

Foot and Mouth Disease in Bali: Should Kiwi travelers be worried?

Foot and Mouth Disease in Bali: Should Kiwi travelers be worried?

An outbreak of FMD in Bali has fueled fears the disease could reach Australia. Video / NZ Herald After the last two years, hearing the words ‘contagious’, ‘virus’ and ‘close borders’ in the same sentence is enough to make anyone panic. However, when Australian groups and individuals called to stop flights to Indonesia last week, … Read more

Beijing resort rolls out welcome mat as city authorities act to boost spending

Beijing resort rolls out welcome mat as city authorities act to boost spending

Tourists interact with performers at Universal Beijing Resort on July 12, 2022. [Photo/VCG] The tourism industry in Beijing is gradually recovering as outbreaks of COVID-19 are well contained and the municipal government takes measures to boost consumption. Universal Beijing Resort, which first opened in September, resumed operations on June 25 after being closed for nearly … Read more