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Emirates gets high marks for flying quiet and clean

Emirates gets high marks for flying quiet and clean

  Emirates, A WYSE Travel Confederation Elite member, is named among the top airlines with the lowest aircraft noise and fuel pollution levels. The UAE-based carrier was listed number 8 of the 50 busiest airlines – which indicates the carrier is counted as one...
Emirates voted 'Best Airline in the World'

Emirates voted 'Best Airline in the World'

WYSE Travel Confederation Elite member Emirates was named “Best Airline in the World” and “Best Middle Eastern Airline” at the prestigious Ultras 2017 Awards. The Dubai-based airline was voted number one by readers of The Telegraph’s luxury travel magazine. Sir Tim...
Qatar Airways CEO shuns Backpackers

Qatar Airways CEO shuns Backpackers

Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker has recently commented on the Australian government’s proposed introduction of the infamous “backpacker tax”.  Extending his support to the proposal, he says “Each country has its own vision and plans, and each country is also free to...
Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd shares get cheaper as profit soars

Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd shares get cheaper as profit soars

Shares of Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd (ASX: FLT) fell 1.5% today despite the company announcing a robust half-year report. For the six-month period ended 31 December 2015, Flight Centre announced revenue growth of 15.1% to $1.27 billion and a profit of $116.7...
STA Travel and Air New Zealand sign long term agreement

STA Travel and Air New Zealand sign long term agreement

STA Travel has signed a three-year global partnership with Air New Zealand. The strategic deal will see a focus on generating sales via the agency’s global distribution network in the priority markets of New Zealand, Australia, the UK North America and Asia. Air New...