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Following dwindling profits Cathay Pacific announced today that it would cut 600 jobs at their Hong Kong headquarters including 25% of all management positions.

This latest move represents the pressure airlines like Cathay (and now Singapore Airlines) are under after years of good profits that now disappeared into thin air. [click to continue…]

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British & South African dual national didn’t get the warmest welcome in Dubai when transiting from London to Johannesburg early May to attend a party.

Emirates First Class Upgrades Half Price

Cabin crew thought that the lady had been using drugs due to touching of her nose during the flight on her business/first class seat (unclear which from the reporting) and had informed the ground. Police was waiting for her in Dubai. [click to continue…]

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Unsuspecting people on their way to Hawaii witnessed quite a scary scene when a passenger allegedly tried to make his way though First Class and enter the cockpit but was immediately subdued by passengers who then taped him to his seat.

The passenger is a Turkish national who currently resides in the U.S. on a student visa and wad actually arrested the same day (Friday) at LAX Airport for breaching a door that lead to the tarmac yet he was set free again. [click to continue…]

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Le Club AccorHotels launched a promotion back in late April for up to 6,000 bonus points for minimum of two night night stays between May 9 – September 3, 2017. The booking window for this promotion closes tomorrow.

Le Club AccorHotels 6,000 Bonus Points

You must register for this offer and book between April 25 – May 23, 2017, to be eligible for the bonus points. Note that you must adhere to the booking date requirement to earn the bonus points. [click to continue…]

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Ibiza is worldwide famous for its wild summer nights. It is the clubbing mecca of the world, and every summer it attracts hordes of people from everywhere willing to party like there is no tomorrow.

But there is a quieter, much more relaxed island to discover when you go off season, and that’s exactly what I did last weekend.

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A LoyaltyLobby reader sent me an email about the Orbitz’ Price Guarantee where the company promises to math lower price and throw in $50 in Orbucks (Orbitz’ rewards currency). You can read about my recent Orbitz Price Guarantee case here where competitor (their sister company) price was 3 cents less.

Orbitz Price Guarantee

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