Do more to curb poaching

5 October 2019 By TAN SRI LEE LAM THYE MANY animals are going to be extinct if drastic steps are not taken to address the rampant poaching in the country. Killing and poaching are also part of wildlife trafficking in countries with high biodiversity like Malaysia. The United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime has … Continue reading Do more to curb poaching

Ormond Group CEO Gareth Lim on the company’s trio of brands — including new boutique hotel The Chow Kit

5 October 2019 In the months preceding the opening of the first Ormond-branded hotel, Lim talks hotels, hospitality and building brands with a difference. The only reaction I can muster when shown pictures of Tune Hotel klia2’s newly refurbished interiors is open-mouthed awe. Gone are the signature red-and-white colour schemes and austere atmosphere that have … Continue reading Ormond Group CEO Gareth Lim on the company’s trio of brands — including new boutique hotel The Chow Kit

AirAsia sues klia2 operator for RM480m after mediation refused by Mavcom

4 October 2019 Low-cost carrier AirAsia Bhd sued Malaysia Airports (Sepang) Sdn Bhd (MASSB), the operator of Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and klia2, on Wednesday over alleged losses and damages it suffered at the latter. In a statement today, AirAsia said it is claiming RM479.78 million from the Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) unit … Continue reading AirAsia sues klia2 operator for RM480m after mediation refused by Mavcom

Passengers from ASF-hit countries to undergo strict airport checks

3 October 2019 Travellers from countries experiencing African swine fever (ASF) will be subjected to more stringent airport checks to prevent cross border transmission of the virus. Deputy Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Sim Tze Tzin said they would be checked by officers from the Malaysian Quarantine and Inspection Services (Maqis) for any products containing … Continue reading Passengers from ASF-hit countries to undergo strict airport checks