E-hailing app launched in KLIA to help taxi drivers be more competitive

15 December 2018 The “caLLme” e-hailing app for taxis, which was officially launched at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, is aimed at giving taxi drivers a boost in competitiveness against larger, deeper-pocketed e-hailing platforms. Created as a collaboration between the National Cooperative Movement (Angkasa) and Malaysian Taxi Drivers, Limousine and Car Rental Operators Association (Petekma), the … Continue reading E-hailing app launched in KLIA to help taxi drivers be more competitive

Increased buggy service, free wheelchairs and strollers for klia2

13 December 2018 Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) has boosted accessibility in klia2 by ramping up its free buggy service while also introducing wheelchairs and strollers for the convenience of senior citizens and parents with small children. Transport Minister Loke Siew Fook today launched the new wheelchairs and strollers which passengers can use for free. … Continue reading Increased buggy service, free wheelchairs and strollers for klia2

Malaysia Airports handled 89.8m passengers from January to November 2018

13 December 2018 Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) operating airports in Malaysia saw 89.8 million passenger arrivals from January to November this year. Acting Group Chief Executive Officer Raja Azmi Raja Nazuddin said for the 11-month period, the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) clocked 25.4 million passengers, while the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2) … Continue reading Malaysia Airports handled 89.8m passengers from January to November 2018

Ministry in talks to lower PSC

22 November 2018 The government is looking at reducing the passenger service charge (PSC) collected by Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB). “Lowering the PSC is on the agenda to make [air] travel more affordable for Malaysians,” said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook. “I can’t give you more details because the discussion is ongoing, but … Continue reading Ministry in talks to lower PSC

Anthony Loke : Government not protecting local airlines

15 November 2018 The government will not be protecting local airlines amid competition from foreign airlines opting to operate in Malaysia, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook. Instead, he said, more airlines coming to Malaysia would promote healthy competition. Transport Minister Anthony Loke “We welcome competition and we would like to see more competition. … Continue reading Anthony Loke : Government not protecting local airlines