Tiger Airways Australia Source = e-Travel Blackboard: P.T Tiger Airways continues to grow its Australian services with the addition of a new route between Sydney and Brisbane as well as basing a second aircraft at Sydney Airport and recruiting extra staff. Services on the new route commence today and the new plane at Sydney Airport will also begin operational duties from the beginning of August. To facilitate its growing business, Tiger Airways Australia is also currently in the process of recruiting 100 new staff members for its bases in Sydney (30 positions) and Melbourne (70 positions); searching for pilots, cabin crew, engineering staff and ground services staff.“To… sustain our focus on operational excellence, Tiger is now actively looking for new staff in both capital cities,” Tiger Airways head of marketing and communications Vanessa Regan said. Tiger Airways currently operates eight routes across Australia and expects to increase its daily services across the country from its current 44 to 64 by October this year. Keep checking back with e-Travel Blackboard for further updates on new routes and services.
Go back to the enewsletterThe Peninsula Hong Kong heralds the arrival of a new Peninsula Yacht for guests’ enjoyment. The introduction of the yacht results in The Peninsula being the first luxury hotel in Hong Kong to offer a trinity of deluxe transportation options, complementing the existing fleet of Rolls-Royce Phantoms and a customised helicopter.The Sunseeker Manhattan 60 is an iconic 19-metre cruiser that will welcome up to 15 passengers each evening to enjoy a two-hour cruise featuring the ‘Symphony of Lights’ on the mesmerising Victoria Harbour during the “Harbour Sunset Cruise”.The package includes canapés and unlimited consumption of house Champagne, wine and other beverages, available from 6:30–8:30pm nightly, priced at HKD 1,400 (nett) for adults and HKD 600 (nett) for children.The Peninsula Yacht will also provide an alluring new venue for exclusive events, managed by the hotel.A personalised chartered tour will be available for guests to arrange for private functions, family celebrations, cocktail receptions, elegant pre-wedding photoshoots or onboard massage therapy by The Peninsula Spa.For a fully personalised experience, the entire yacht can be chartered for HKD 15,000 (nett) per hour with a minimum engagement of four hours.The Events team can also customise any event by adding the guest’s choice of signature Peninsula experiences, each of which is priced separately.For more information on chartering The Peninsula Yacht, click here.Go back to the enewsletter