‘I am not a huge fan of MAHB but I won’t capitalise on the IT glitch,’ says Tony Fernandes

23 August 2019 Tan Sri Tony Fernandes again called for the improvement of the infrastructure of Malaysian airports following the technical glitch that has occurred at both terminals of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA and klia2). Speaking at the AirAsia Foundation press conference today, the AirAsia Group Bhd chief executive officer said there has … Continue reading ‘I am not a huge fan of MAHB but I won’t capitalise on the IT glitch,’ says Tony Fernandes

Tony Fernandes: KLIA and klia2 are not the same, why charge the same PSC?

19 July 2019 Low-cost carrier AirAsia Bhd founder and group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes has drawn a comparison between the quality of service provided in the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and klia2 in explaining his reasons for not wanting to charge customers the higher mandated passenger service charge (PSC). “It’s like … Continue reading Tony Fernandes: KLIA and klia2 are not the same, why charge the same PSC?

In twitter tirade, Tony Fernandes says ‘disapppointed and frustrated’ with airport authorities

18 July 2019 AirAsia Group Bhd group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said he is “disappointed and frustrated” with airport authorities. On microblogging platform Twitter, Fernandes uploaded a video of an AirAsia pilot alleging that the plane could not move and had to be towed due to the uneven surface of the gate … Continue reading In twitter tirade, Tony Fernandes says ‘disapppointed and frustrated’ with airport authorities

AirAsia chief: Integrated plan, not more taxes, ‘desperately’ needed to grow M’sia tourism industry

16 July 2019 Malaysia desperately needs an integrated tourism plan, and not more taxes, to grow its tourism industry, said AirAsia Group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes. In a series of tweets today, the outspoken steward of the budget carrier said taxing the industry is not helpful, especially when it is a “low-hanging … Continue reading AirAsia chief: Integrated plan, not more taxes, ‘desperately’ needed to grow M’sia tourism industry

MAHB more bee-nevolent with hive

12 January 2019 After a swarm of bees converged on Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2) on Jan 8 and caused a minor kerfuffle, another swarm made an appearance on Thursday – this time at the country’s main airport terminal. Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) group chief executive officer Raja Azmi Raja Nazuddin posted a … Continue reading MAHB more bee-nevolent with hive

Return of the bees: This time at KLIA, but MAHB bee-utifully relocates them

11 January 2019 After a swarm of bees converged on the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2) on Jan 8 and caused a minor kerfuffle, another swarm made an appearance on Thursday (Jan 10) – this time at the country’s main airport terminal. Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) group chief executive officer Raja Azmi Raja … Continue reading Return of the bees: This time at KLIA, but MAHB bee-utifully relocates them