Student-friendly airfares needed for GE15
The relevant authorities, in particular the transport ministry, should make relentless efforts to control ticket prices for the sake of these voters.
Prices of airline tickets stay high as upkeep woes crimp fleets
A global squeeze on maintenance, repair and overhaul capacity is one of the factors contributing to higher airfares for travellers.
Airfares cut by over 30% after Mavcom efforts, says transport ministry
The ministry says flight frequencies have been increased with planes redeployed to meet the demand during the festive season.
Increase in airfares will be investigated, transport ministry assures
Transport Minister Wee Ka Siong says the increase is due to a number of factors including greater operating costs.
Sarawakians going home for Raya, come what may
Many Sarawakians working in the peninsula have been saving their earnings as well as their leave in order to return to their home towns this festive season.