Southeast Asia

Australian Prime Minister Albanian Confirms Trip to Indonesia Next Week – The Diplomat

Advertisement Australia’s new Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Foreign Minister Penny Wong will visit Jakarta next week in a bid to kick off prime minister since Scott Morrison attended the inauguration of President Joko Widodo in October 2019. According to the Australian Financial Review, Albanese announced the visit to the Australian Labor Party (ALP)’s caucus …

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United, Singapore Airlines Expand Codeshare Flights To 19 New Cities

Star Alliance members United Airlines and Singapore Airlines (SIA) announced today that they’re expanding their codeshare agreement, tapping into their industry-leading networks to provide customers with more options for traveling between the US and destinations on the other side of the Pacific. Benefitting both business and leisure travelers alike, the codeshare partners are launching flights …

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Ukraine conflict disrupts Asia-Pacific airlines’ operations – probably for an extended period

Summary: JAL, ANA suspend most Russian overflights due to Ukraine conflict. A few European flights are operating from Japan but have been rerouted. Qantas takes a more circuitous route to avoid Russian airspace. Other airlines with routes over Russia have contingency plans ready. Please see also: Europe-Asia aviation: recovery stalled even before Ukraine crisis JAL …

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Singapore’s PM Meets With President Biden on US Trip – The Diplomat

President Joe Biden responds to reporters questions alongside Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, March 29, 2022, in Washington. Credit: AP Photo/Patrick Semansky Advertisement Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong met yesterday with US President Joe Biden at the White House, renewing the two nations’ constructive …

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Airline offers 17-hour flights from New York to New Zealand

New Zealand’s flagship airline says it has started selling tickets for direct flights to and from New York by NICK PERRY Associated Press March 23, 2022, 12:11 PM † 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand’s flagship airline said Wednesday it has started selling tickets for …

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