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Upskilling and Reskilling Scheme for 2,000 Malaysian Airline Staff

Employees working in the aviation industry who were affected by furlough can get help with the new upskilling and reskilling programme offered by Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG). Called as the MH EDGILE programme, the initiative will facilitate more than 2,000 employees, mainly pilot, cabin crew and other front-line community employees. The programme is to enable […]

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October 16, 20203:54 pm
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Coronavirus: Malaysia Airlines Asks Staff Take Voluntary Unpaid Leave Up to Three Months

Malaysia Airlines Bhd is offering voluntary unpaid leave to all its 13,000 employees effective from this month. The national carrier said such scheme was also offered to staff of its parent Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG) and subsidiaries including MAB Kargo, MAB Engineering, Firefly and MASwings. Malaysia Airlines’ top management confirmed to the New Straits Times […]

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March 13, 20204:46 pm
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Coronavirus: Emirates Airline Asks Staff to Take One Month Unpaid Leave

Major international airline Emirates is asking staff to take unpaid leave for up to a month at a time due to the rapidly spreading coronavirus that has led to flight cancellations around the world. Emirates has canceled flights to Iran, Bahrain and to most of China because of the virus, and countries around the world […]

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March 5, 20201:54 pm
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SilkAir to Slash 100 Jobs as Part of Merger with Singapore Airlines

The regional wing of Singapore Airlines (SIA), SilkAir will progressively shuts down its offices in 18 regional cities and join its parent company. About 100 staff members in Indonesia, India, China, Thailand, Malaysia, Laos and Myanmar are expected to be retrenched over the next 20 months as the result of this merger. The switch is […]

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November 28, 20189:10 am
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Looking for Job Opportunities in Aviation Industry? Malaysia Airlines is Hiring!

One of Asia’s largest carriers, Malaysia Airlines Berhad is reportedly in hiring mode this year, after it cut about one-third of its workforce as part of the company’s restructuring move. The national carrier is looking for cabin crew, as stated on its website’s career section. It also has 11 job openings for other positions, such […]

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February 23, 20189:20 am
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Singapore Airlines CEO Signals Possible Job Cuts in the Upcoming Review

Singapore Airlines which reported its first quarterly loss in five years, has signalled possibility of some job cuts in its upcoming business review. Goh Choon Phong, CEO of Singapore Airlines was quoted by the Singapore Business Times saying that some jobs may become irrelevant, while some workers may need new skills for different tasks. However, […]

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June 8, 20178:10 am
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En Route to Transformation into a Digital Airline: Exclusive Q&A with Faz Kamaruddin at AirAsia

Scaling new heights of success at the recent launch of #TalentConnect series at AirAsia’s RedQ headquarters, we chanced upon this opportunity for an exclusive interview with Faz Kamaruddin, Group Head of Talent at AirAsia. Connecting dots on understanding the workplace culture at one of Asia’s largest airlines, to probing deeper on the secrets to talent […]

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May 16, 20177:53 am
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Amadeus Strengthens its Airlines Leadership Team in Asia Pacific

Amadeus’ Airlines business unit has been one of its fastest growing over the past decade, and in recent years Asia Pacific has led the charge, fuelled by the rise of the Asian traveler. To build on this momentum and to deliver greater focus on the needs of its Asia Pacific airline customers, Amadeus announced the […]

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April 19, 20178:27 am