IANS New Delhi The airfares
for the Haj pilgrims this year have been slashed and a Saudi airline has been roped in to carry passengers, besides Air India, at the instance of the government -- a move that would offset the impact of withdrawl of Haj subsidy, Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi announced on Tuesday.
Naqvi further said that the decision of reducing airfares
will end the "political and economic exploitation" of Hajis "as was done during the Congress-led UPA regime"
Tourism Minister Paul Papalia has welcomed a parliamentary committee's announcement that it will conduct an inquiry into the high cost of regional airfares
in Western Australia.
, Momondo and Skyscanner came out on top, while in hotels, the big winners are Booking.
CCP Chairperson Vadiyya Khalil on the occasion informed the committee that the Commission had formally initiated the inquiry in the matter of exorbitant increase in airfares
by private airlines.
The airline is introducing eight new pricing structures across economy, business, and first class airfares
that offer passengers varied baggage allowance, ticket flexibility, frequent flyer points and baggage allowance, according to an emailed statement on Thursday.
There must be some control over the airfares
during school vacation.
com reveals that low airfares
are propelling many travelers to choose destinations in Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America.
to the most popular US and international destinations rose by 25 percent or more last year Airfares
to some of the most popular US and international destinations rose by 25 percent or more last year, and June was the most expensive month to travel, according to the website Kayak.
ANTI- TRUST watchdog, Competition Commission of India ( CCI) has sought inputs from the civil aviation ministry to ascertain if air carriers acted in unison to jack- up airfares
, a month after the Centre pulled up airlines' for malpractices after fares jumped over 300 per cent.
cuts of China Airlines, ranging 10-25%, will apply to the five routes connecting Beijing, Shanghai (Pudong and Hongqiao), Nanjing, and Ningbo, while Eva Airways will also cut airfares
at comparable scales for routes connecting Beijing, Nanjing, and Ningbo.
The application is built on ITA's QPX airfare
pricing and shopping engine and allows users to search for suitable airfares
for any itinary worldwide.