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Pakistan extends inbound travel restrictions from UK till Jan 4

Pakistan extends inbound travel restrictions from UK till Jan 4

Pakistan on Monday extended travel restrictions, imposed last week for inbound travel from the Brittan after detection of a new strain of SARS-COV-2 (VUI202012/01) in the Kingdom that was more transmissible than any other previously known viruses, from December 29 to January 4. According to a notification issued by the …

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Emirates resumes passenger flights to 9 destinations, including connections between UK and Australia

Emirates announces limited passenger flights to more cities

Emirates has announced its plan to operate scheduled flight services from 21 May to nine destinations: London Heathrow Frankfurt, Paris, Milan, Madrid, Chicago, Toronto, Sydney and Melbourne.* The airline will also offer connections in Dubai for customers travelling between the UK and Australia. These flights will be available for booking …

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PIA’s international flight operations are suspended till 25th May 2020

PIA fares 2020

PIA’s international flight operations have been suspended till 25th May 2020 as shared by the airline on its official website as on 24th April 2020. PIA’s message for its customers: Dear Valued Customers, As you all are aware, the situation of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) is beyond our control, and safety …

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Emirates steps up safety measures for customers and employees at the airport and on board

Emirates steps up safety measures

Emirates is stepping up precautionary measures at the airport and on board to ensure the health and safety of its employees and customers. All cabin crew, boarding agents and ground staff in direct contact with passengers will now don personal protective equipment (PPE) which includes a protective disposable gown over …

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Emirates Skywards extends support to members

Emirates Skywards extends support to members

Emirates Skywards, the loyalty programme of the world’s largest international airline, is supporting its 27+ million members by understanding their needs, relaxing policies, adding flexibility, and including extensions – in short, giving members the reassurance they need during the global pandemic. Retaining tier status Emirates Skywards Silver, Gold and Platinum …

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Emirates ground crews give an emotional send-off to last flights

Emirates ground crews give an emotional send-off to last flights

Emirates ground crews around the world have bid farewell to their last operating flights back to Dubai. EK 005 to London Heathrow, which departed at 1605hrs on 24 March was the last flight to take off from Dubai. EK 262 from Sao Paulo, which landed at 2235hrs (local time) was …

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High Commission Of Pakistan Malaysia Rescues 54 Pakistani Passengers Stranded At Kuala Lumpur International Airport

High Commission Of Pakistan Malaysia Rescues 54 Pakistani Passengers Stranded At Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Fifty-four Pakistani nationals scheduled to travel to Pakistan by Thai and Emirates airlines were stranded at Kuala Lumpur International Airport yesterday (21 March) after airlines refused to allow boarding in wake of restrictions on air travel to Pakistan. The situation became complicated as the passengers had already completed immigration formalities …

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In-Flight Entertainment System In PIA Becomes A Reality

The Most Awaited In-Flight Entertainment System is Finally Becoming a Reality in PIA

The dream of having a best in the class in-flight entertainment system on board PIA, our national flag carrier, seems to be becoming a reality. In last few days, PIA has been frequently in good news, from reforms to increased reliability, from reducing its losses to bringing new exciting destinations, …

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Japan and Singapore retain their position as the world’s most travel-friendly passports

As per the recent  Henley Passport Index 2019 Q4 report, Japan and Singapore have held onto their position as the world’s most travel-friendly passports. At the other end of the scale, Pakistan is once again at the bottom of the rankings, with its citizens needing a prior visa for all …

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PIA Adds Convenience With Upto 50% Discount On Extra Baggage Rates At Airport

Tired of always worrying about exceeding the allowed weight limit? The one thing we all fret about travelling is the limit to baggage which puts us in a difficult spot. You ask why? Well, because you can’t take all that shopping and gifts and must haves in the allowance that …

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