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Singapore and Bangladesh expand bilateral air services agreement

Singapore and Bangladesh have signed a Confidential Memorandum of Understanding (CMU) to expand a bilateral air services agreement, that would let airlines from both countries run more passenger and cargo services between and beyond them. At the moment, Biman Bangladesh Airlines, US-Bangla Airlines and Regent Airways operate daily passenger services. Singapore Airlines operates ten per week and Scoot operates a daily passenger service between Singapore and Bangladesh. The Permanent Secretary …

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Qatar and Belgium tighten aviation ties

Qatar and Belgium have signed an Air Services Agreement. The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani, recently met with King Philippe of Belgium and the Prime Minister of Belgium, Charles Michel, during his official visit to Belgium. The Air Services Agreement that was signed by the two nations was geared to facilitate in the operation of commercial flights between them. The two nations also inked an academic …

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Air Services Agreement between Spain and Uzbekistan sent to Parliament

The Council of Ministers gave the green light for the referral to Parliament of the Air Services Agreement (ASA) between Spain and Uzbekistan. The ASA regulates the terms under which air transport services can be provided, whether it’s passengers and cargo. The agreement also takes into consideration the provisions of EU law on the matter. The Chart of Routes projected by the agreement is open and flexible, paving the way …

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Air Service Agreements between Pacific Island nations need to be relaxed

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Air Service Agreements between Pacific Island countries – which reportedly have a lot of restrictions – are now being reviewed to make way for better connectivity in the region. Association for South Pacific Airlines Secretary-General, George Faktaufon, revealed that they are aiding the airlines in their development. “We are trying as close as possible with each other particularly within the islands,” Faktaufon relayed during the Nadi Chamber of Commerce and …

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Japan ready to offer landing rights to Nepal carriers at all airports except Haneda

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Japan has indicated that it is willing to provide landing rights to Nepal carriers at all of its airports except the one in Haneda. The point was made during talks over the modification of the Air Service Agreement between the two nations, divulged officials of the Tourism and Civil Aviation Ministry. Haneda is the more looked-for option because of its proximity to Tokyo, compared to the Narita International Airport, which …

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Guyana inks amended CXC, Multilateral Air Services Agreements

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The South American nation of Guyana has inked the amended Caribbean Community (CARICOM) agreement, which established the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) and the Multilateral Air Services Agreement. The signing was done on the fringes of the 29th Inter-Sessional Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARICOM that was recently held in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The Foreign Affairs Minister of Guyana, Carl Greenidge, signed the agreements. “The Revised Agreement seeks …

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Fiji and Japan sign Air Services Agreement

Fiji and Japan have formalized the “Amendment of the Route Schedule Annexed to the Air Services Agreement” between the two nations. Fiji’s Minister for Aviation, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyumm, described the connectivity as beneficial for the economies of both Fiji and Japan. “We’d like to encourage the Japanese tourists to use Fiji as a bouncing boat to other Pacific Island countries. I think it’s an opportunity for other Pacific Island countries to …

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Ecuador expecting more tourist arrivals from Canada with Air Transport Agreement implementation

The number of Canadians making their way to Ecuador is projected to rise with the implementation of the Air Transport Agreement between the two nations. The pact was ratified on February 13 and would allow bilateral trade to benefit from improved air connectivity. It is also expected to bring in more Canadian tourists and retirees who are looking for the right place to settle down in during their golden years. …

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Vanuatu looking to finalize Air Services Agreement with China

Talks for long haul flights between the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu and China remain on track. Vanuatu’s recently had talks with officials from the Civil Aviation Administration of China during the Asia Pacific (APAC) Ministerial Conference and the nature of the discussions was described as “positive.” Director of Civil Aviation Authority of Vanuatu (CAAV), Joseph Niel and the First Political Advisor to the Minister of Infrastructure and Public Utilities, …

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Latvian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Minister of Japan to move forward with talks for an Air Transport Agreement

The Latvian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Edgars Rinkevics, and the Foreign Minister of Japan, Taro Kono, recently met on the fringes of the Munich Security Conference. Rinkevics conveyed his satisfaction with the bilateral relations and a dynamic political dialogue between the two nations. Proof of this was the official state visit that was made by the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, to Latvia last month and the visit to Japan …

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