Tag: Philippine Airlines

Strong interest in Guam grows at travel fair in Malaysia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2019 08:43

Guam continues to generate strong interest in Malaysia and was one of the newer and popular destinations featured at the country’s top consumer travel fair. The Malaysian Association of Tour ... Read More

All Nippon Airways takes stake in Philippine Airlines

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 23, 2019 18:20

Philippine Airlines (PAL) is planning further rapid expansion of its international operation over the next few months as it launches services to Hanoi, New Delhi and Phnom Penh and adds ... Read More

Guam sweeps two awards at 21st PTAA Travel Tour Expo

editor editor- March 13, 2014 05:45

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) represented Guam at the biggest and most anticipated travel show in the Philippines. Read More

With Japan’s help, Philippines breaks tourism record in 2013 and remains “stable” this year

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- October 9, 2013 01:02

It isn’t true that Japanese travelers have stopped traveling because of the weak yen. Not when it comes to the Philippines, at least. Read More

Britons will soon be able to say, “It’s more fun in the Philippines”

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- October 1, 2013 23:43

Something historic is happening in the Philippines. Its flag-carrier, Philippine Airlines (PAL) is to resume the first direct link between the UK and the Philippines, in more than a decade. Read More

Philippine Airlines expands Australian presence with flights to 3 more cities

editor editor- June 3, 2013 02:15

MANILA, Philippines - Flag carrier Philippine Airlines will expand its Australian presence starting this month by adding Darwin, Perth and Brisbane to the roster of flights. Read More

Agoda.com and Philippine Airlines team up

editor editor- February 22, 2013 02:52

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), has teamed up with Philippine Airlines (PAL) to offer customers of the Philippines Read More

Philippine Airlines orders 10 more A330s

editor editor- October 2, 2012 06:18

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has placed a firm order with Airbus for an additional 10 A330-300 widebody aircraft. Read More

Philippine Airlines places major order for Airbus aircraft

editor editor- August 29, 2012 05:52

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has placed a firm order with Airbus covering 34 A321ceo, 10 A321neo and 10 A330-300s. Read More

Major airlines raise interest in low-cost regional carrier Zest Air

editor editor- July 2, 2012 04:20

MANILA, Philipppines – Three airlines including the country’s flag carrier Philippine Airlines have informally raised interest in the low-cost regional carrier Zest Air as more airlines are positi Read More

Philippine Airlines launches Manila-Bali service

editor editor- April 2, 2012 06:49

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine Airlines (PAL) will start flights to Bali on April 28, reestablishing direct air links between Manila and Indonesia’s prime holiday destination. Read More

Philippine Airlines rejects striking employees’ offer to return to work

editor editor- October 3, 2011 05:58

MANILA, Philippines - Philippine Airlines (PAL) yesterday rejected the offer of striking ground employees to return to work and end the labor dispute. Read More

Optimism at Philippine Airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 7, 2011 11:50

MANILA, Philippines (eTN) - Philippine Airlines recently reported losses of $10.6 million for the first quarter of its financial year, but it does not deter the optimism of PAL President ... Read More

Philippine Airlines prepared for strike

editor editor- April 4, 2011 04:53

The management of Philippine Airlines yesterday assured all its passengers that they are well prepared to deal with the repeated threat of their ground workers to go on strike, stressing ... Read More

Philippine Airlines rejects government order to raise pay

editor editor- January 11, 2011 04:06

MANILA — Philippine Airlines said Monday it had rejected a government order to raise pay for its cabin crew and allow air hostesses to fly until they turned 60, calling ... Read More

558 Chinese tourists cancel bookings with Philippine Airlines

editor editor- August 27, 2010 03:23

MANILA - More than 500 tourists from the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong have canceled their bookings with the Philippine Airlines (PAL), after the hostage incident took place on Monday, ... Read More

Philippine Airlines desperately trying to lure pilots back

editor editor- August 4, 2010 05:52

MANILA — Philippine Airlines was on Tuesday desperately trying to lure back pilots who suddenly quit for higher paying jobs abroad in synchronised moves that forced the national carrier to ... Read More

Philippine Airlines forced to cancel some of its flights permanently

editor editor- August 3, 2010 03:33

Philippine Airlines (PAL) said on Monday it will have to cancel some of its flights permanently after a number of pilots walked out to take higher-paid jobs abroad. Read More

Government to intervene in Philippine Airlines row

editor editor- August 2, 2010 02:22

MANILA — Officials will hold emergency meetings with national flag carrier Philippine Airlines Inc. Read More

Philippine Airlines takes delivery of it’s first Boeing 777-300ER

editor editor- November 20, 2009 06:13

Boeing announced on Wednesday that it has delivered a 777-300ER (Extended Range) aircraft to US leasing company GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) for its customer Philippine Airlines. Read More

Cebu Pacific Air bucks the trend

editor editor- September 25, 2009 04:34

MANILA (eTN) - As international air passenger traffic in the Philippines dips in the 1st half of 2009 due to the slump in world economies, Cebu Pacific Air not only ... Read More

Guam’s Filipino tourism arrival on the upswing

editor editor- August 10, 2009 04:56

Matua Agupa Corp., the marketing arm of the Guam Visitors Bureau in Manila, is projecting a 5 percent to 8 percent increase in Filipino travelers to the island territory during ... Read More