Tags : Airfares


Transport Ministry denies imposing limit on lowest air fares

BANGKOK, 13 January 2015 (NNT) – Limits have not been placed on how low budget airlines’ fares can go, even though a capping of the upper limit does exist, according to Transport Minister ACM Prajin Juntong. Responding to comments on the restrictions placed on low-cost airlines’ fares, being circulated on social media, the transport minister […]Read More


Bangkok floods prompt PM Yingluck to call for cheap THAI

PHUKET: Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra today called on Thai Airways International to reduce airfares for flights to Phuket and other destinations in Southern Thailand. Prime Minister Yingluck’s call comes in response to the likely flooding of Rama II Road in Bangkok, the main artery connecting Bangkok with the South. Read more: The Phuket GazetteRead More


Phuket’s budget airlines facing heat

PHUKET: The Office of the Consumer Protection Board (OCPB) is summoning low-cost airlines to respond to complaints of unfair charges. The OCPB has issued letters to all low-cost airlines operating in Thailand – Thai AirAsia, Nok Air and OneTwoGo by Orient Thai, all of which operate in Phuket – demanding that they meet with officials […]Read More