Aviation wrap: Emirates’ global sale, Royal Brunei Airlines’ new Brisbane flights + more
July 16, 2019
We do hope that you’re so wrapped about this week’s aviation wrap that you write a rap about it.
Brunei backflips on same-sex death penalty following international backlash
May 7, 2019
It appears the Sultan of Brunei has finally come to his senses. About bloody time, we say.
STA Travel cuts ties with Royal Brunei Airlines over country’s new anti-gay laws
April 8, 2019
Originally, we were going to use a pic of a woodchopper taking down a tree with an axe to illustrate this story, but this iStock number fits much better with the headline.
Virgin Australia axes deal with Royal Brunei Airlines, as state-owned hotels hide on social media
April 5, 2019
This story has everything: a severing of ties between two airlines, hotels in hiding and an online petition that’s about to reach its goal.
“Boycott these hotels”: Ellen DeGeneres publishes list of Brunei’s state-owned accommodation
April 4, 2019
US talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has joined fellow celebs Clooney and Elton in calling for a boycott of Brunei’s state-owned hotels.
Same-sex couple allegedly told by Smartraveller to “act heterosexual” ahead of Brunei stop-over
April 2, 2019
Proving that Brunei’s strict new laws are the talk of the travel sector comes these fresh allegations.
George Clooney and Elton John call for boycott of Brunei-owned hotels
April 1, 2019
Two of the world’s biggest celebrities have urged travellers to boycott Brunei-owned luxury hotels. Find out why here.
Royal Brunei enticing travellers to pack their bags
February 10, 2015
Royal Brunei Airlines has released a massive sale, offering travellers discounted return fares to all destinations.