Hong Kong

Hong Kong to impose new quarantine rules for air crew

The Hong Kong Minister of Health confirmed that a two-week quarantine for air crew will be mandatory....


Emirates forced to pause flights to Hong Kong

Between January 9 and January 22, 2021, Emirates is pausing flights to Hong Kong following a directive from the Asian state....


Cathay Pacific warns about “significantly higher” loss in H2

Hong Kong flag-carrier Cathay Pacific counts higher second-half loss than its record loss in first-half of 2020, as it still struggles to recover from COVID-19 pandemic....


Cathay Pacific expat pilots find difficulty in obtaining work visas

Cathay Pacific expat pilots are finding difficulty in obtaining and renewing work visas, after the airline suffered an economic downturn....


Hong Kong-Singapore travel bubble does not run as projected

Hong Kong and Singapore postponed their air travel bubble agreement for two weeks concerning the surge of COVID-19 cases in Hong Kong....


Hong Kong based Greater Bay Airlines hunts for aircraft

Greater Bay Airlines (GBA) is in search of leasing companies to obtain its first aircraft. The new Hong Kong-based start-up is expecting to commence services in summer 2021....


Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble flights sell out

Announcement of Asia’s first travel bubble between Singapore and Hong Kong sparked the rise of bookings and led to sold out flights. Could it be the way to resume international travel in the near future? ...


Will Hong Kong Airlines take over Cathay Dragon routes?

In Hong Kong, the aviation industry is having another issue to solve, after Cathay Pacific, the largest airline in Hong Kong, ceased operation of Cathay Dragon. ...


Cathay to restructure, behead Dragon and cut 6000 jobs

Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific announced plans to discontinue Cathay Dragon regional airline and lay off 17% of the company’s workforce, as well as go on with HK$2.2 billion ($283.9 million) restructuring plan that will cause changes in workers’ contracts, significant executive pay cuts and delays to Boeing 777-9 deliveries....


Hong Kong and Singapore reach two-way "travel bubble" agreement

Hong Kong announced on Thursday that it had reached an agreement in principle with the Singaporean government to implement a bilateral "travel bubble" arrangement to allow people from the two location...