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Kidnapped from the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong: 150,000 people marched in protest

Kidnapped from the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong: 150,000 people marched in protest

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019 19:52 0

Kidnapped from a five-star hotel in Hongkong and appearing in a mainland China prison thereafter. This happened to a number of billionaires and publishers knwon ... Read More

Qatar to eliminate its bizarre exit visa system

Qatar to eliminate its bizarre exit visa system

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 27, 2019 19:30 1

Qatar is set to abolish its controversial exit visa system for all foreign workers by the end of the year, the UN’s International Labor Organization ... Read More

Restaurant workers in Nepal consider strike

Restaurant workers in Nepal consider strike

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 4, 2019 04:47 0

Hotel and Restaurant Unions in Kathmandu, Nepal are demanding a rollback on a decision to delete a 10% service charge on restaurant bills. The Restaurant and ... Read More

Airline Safety: Lion Air says NO to Boeing 737 MAX cancelling a 22 billion Dollar aircraft order

Airline Safety: Lion Air says NO to Boeing 737 MAX cancelling a 22 billion Dollar aircraft order

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 12, 2018 23:28 0

Lion Air doesn't trust Boeing and the owner of Indonesia's largest low cost airline is taking safety over an economic loss. Read More

New life for airplane structure material in groundbreaking partnership

New life for airplane structure material in groundbreaking partnership

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 5, 2018 00:41 3

Carbon-fiber reinforced material is extremely strong and lightweight, making it attractive for a variety of uses, including in building the super-efficient 787 Dreamliner and the ... Read More

Turkey eliminates visa requirements for Russian tourists

Turkey eliminates visa requirements for Russian tourists

editor editor- May 14, 2010 05:19 0

Russia and Turkey signed an agreement for the mutual removal of the visa requirements for the two countries’ citiznes as part of a series of ... Read More

Malaysia Airlines scraps domestic fuel surcharges

Malaysia Airlines scraps domestic fuel surcharges

editor editor- January 14, 2009 03:24 0

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Flag carrier Malaysia Airlines said Tuesday it will scrap fuel surcharges for domestic flights as part of efforts to boost air ... Read More

Japan’s ANA to scrap plans to buy Airbus A380

Japan’s ANA to scrap plans to buy Airbus A380

editor editor- January 6, 2009 03:49 0

TOKYO - All Nippon Airways, Japan's second-biggest airline, will scrap plans to buy Airbus' A380, as it and bigger rival Japan Airlines slash capital spending, ... Read More

Singapore, Incheon scrap plans for new budget airline

Singapore, Incheon scrap plans for new budget airline

editor editor- December 31, 2008 02:40 0

SINGAPORE — Singapore's Tiger Airways said Tuesday a plan to establish a budget carrier with South Korea's Incheon city has been scrapped due to the ... Read More

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