Philippines

Only foreigners with allowed visas can enter Philippines: Immigration

  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – It is the responsibility of airlines to ensure that foreign passengers boarding their Philippine-bound flights are eligible to enter the country under Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) guidelines. The Bureau of Immigration (BI), in a news release on Monday, issued the reminder and reiterated … Continue reading

Alberta

Premier Kenney welcomes Federal support to airlines

News Release Federal support for Canada’s airlines: Premier Kenney Premier Jason Kenney issued the following statement in response to talks between the federal government and Canada’s airlines: “Alberta’s government welcomes news that the Government of Canada will be entering into talks with Canada’s airlines about federal support for this vital industry. The situation facing air … Continue reading

Philippines

PAL hopes non-essential travel boosts passenger demand

MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is hopeful that the resumption of non-essential travel beginning Oct. 21 will boost passenger demand, spokesperson Cielo Villaluna said on Monday. During the Laging Handa public briefing, Villaluna said PAL is currently operating 15 to 20 percent of its normal frequencies.  “We used to operate 250-280 flights a … Continue reading