Scoot offers customers full refund, rebooking options amid HongKongProtests
Two Scoot flights - TR974 from Singapore to Hong Kong and TR 975 from Hong Kong to Singapore - were cancelled on Tuesday, as activists entered a fifth day of protests at the airport.
Cathay Pacific also cancelled dozens of flights on Tuesday, including two from Singapore to Hong Kong and two from Hong Kong to Singapore.
The disruption comes about 10 weeks into a crisis that has seen millions take to Hong Kong's streets.Read more: CNA
Scoot flight from Singapore to Hong Kong forced to turn back due to airport protestsSINGAPORE: A Scoot flight to Hong Kong had to return to Singapore on Monday (Aug 12) due to the shutdown at Hong Kong International Airport. It ...
Scoot flight makes u-turn back to Singapore - half an hour from Hong Kong airportSINGAPORE - A Scoot flight from Singapore to Hong Kong made a u-turn about 30 minutes from its destination, after all flights in and out of the airport were cancelled abruptly on Monday (Aug 12).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
First signs of terrorism emerging in Hong Kong protests: Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office HONG KONG (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, REUTERS) - China on Monday (Aug 12) slammed violent protesters in Hong Kong who had used 'dangerous tools ' to attack police officers and warned that 'signs of terrorism are emerging'. . Read more at straitstimes.com. These are people peacefully protesting and they are about to be attacked by government forces The definition of terrorism seems to depend largely on what’s explained by the Beijing English Dictionary. If it is true that terrorism is emerging in Hong Kong, then the question arises as to why this is so? Terrorism does not emerge from nowhere - there are causes for it. One is where governments refuse to listen to their polities, to learn of their grievances through discussion.
Singapore sees 'no profit' from Hong Kong instability[SINGAPORE] Singapore's Minister of Law and Home Affairs doesn't believe the island city-state stands to benefit from any instability in Hong Kong , as protests stretch into a third month. Read more at The Business Times.
All check-ins suspended at Hong Kong airport amid protests HONG KONG : Authorities at Hong Kong airport on Tuesday (Aug 13) suspended all departure check-ins after pro-democracy protesters blocked the ...
Hong Kong billionaires break silence, urge protesters to ease off HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - Ten weeks into the protests that have rattled the Asian financial hub to its core, Hong Kong 's billionaires are beginning to break their silence as the costs of escalating violence mount.. Read more at straitstimes.com.