Travel Times


New backpacker tax turning away potential working visa holidaymakers from Australia

SYDNEY: The soon to be imposed backpacker tax in Australia is slowly turning away would be interested working holidaymakers to Queensland, the state government has said, China’s Xinhua news agency reported.

Malaysia Airlines encourages passengers to arrive early

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines has encouraged its passengers to arrive early for self check-in and printing of baggage tags before proceeding to the baggage drop counters.