Anyone who flies out from Malaysia will have to pay tax in the form of a departure levy ranging from RM8 to RM150 from this September 1.
Mavcom said that effective June 1, hidden charges such as card payment and administrative fees on air tickets will be abolished.
The reopening of Pangkor Airport this coming Oct 1 is expected to further boost tourism and business on the resort island which will be a duty-free destination by early next year.
AirAsia Group Bhd has introduced a one-time verification system for passengers via its FACES @AirAsia mobile app.
Malaysian are advised to postpone non-essential travel plans to Pakistan and India.
China opened the world’s longest sea-crossing bridge and tunnel yesterday, linking the financial centre of Hong Kong, the gambling hub of Macau and western reaches of the Pearl River Delta at the heart of southern China’s economic boom.
Malaysia Airlines has become the first airline in the world to offer a fully digitalised student travel programme.
Super typhoon Mangkhut sees hundreds of flights cancelled.