Daily News Briefs

Cambodia records 74.1% intl tourism decline in nine months ended 30-Sep-2020

Cambodia‘s Ministry of Tourism recorded 1.2 million international tourists and 7.28 million domestic tourists in the nine months ended 30-Sep-2020, a 74.1% and 51.9% year-on-year

AAPA: Asia Pacific international pax down 96.4% in Sep-2020

Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) reported (28-Oct-2020) the following international traffic highlights for Sep-2020: Passengers: 1.1 million, -96.4% year-on-year; Passenger traffic (RPKs): -95.6%; Capacity

All Nippon Airways and Peach announce mileage redemption programme

All Nippon Airways (ANA) announced (28-Oct-2020) plans to allow ANA Mileage Club members to redeem ANA Miles for Peach Points for use on Peach services

Airports Authority of India pax down 69.5% in Sep-2020

Airports Authority of India (AAI) reported (27-Oct-2020) the following traffic highlights for Sep-2020: Passengers: 8.5 million, -69.5% year-on-year; Domestic: 7.8 million, -65.1%; International: 661,513, -87.8%;

Hawaii to exempt Japanese travellers from quarantine from Nov-2020

Hawaii‘s Governor David Ige said that travellers from Japan will be exempt from the State’s mandatory 14 day quarantine from 06-Nov-2020, if they test negative

Singapore and Germany to establish RGL scheme to enable essential travel

Singapore and Germany agreed (23-Oct-2020) on the establishment of a Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL) scheme to enable essential travel for business or official purposes via

Hong Kong Government temporarily prohibits Air India services

Air India confirmed Hong Kong‘s Government temporarily prohibited the airline from operating services to Hong Kong, effective 28-Oct-2020 to 10-Nov-2020 (The Hindu/Financial Express/Times of India,

CAAC suspends China Southern, Emirates and Ethiopian routes after positive COVID-19 results

CAAC announced (27-Oct-2020) the following international services will be temporarily suspended after passengers tested positive to COVID-19:  China Southern Airlines:  Dhaka-Guangzhou: Suspended for one week

ANA Holdings CFO says results have ‘already bottomed’

ANA Holdings CFO Ichiro Fukuzawa stated (27-Oct-2020) the group’s results in the three months to Sep-2020 “recovered significantly” compared to the three months ended Jun-2020,

India DGCA extends prohibition of scheduled international passenger services until 30-Nov-2020

India‘s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), via its official Twitter account, announced (28-Oct-2020) it extended its prohibition on scheduled international passenger services to and