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Malaysia Airlines Launches 'global Deals, Dream Getaway' Promotion

Subang, 02 May 2011 : Malaysia Airlines offers travellers great deals to over 100 destinations including Europe, India, China, Africa, Australia and many more locations across six continents. The Global Deals, Dream Getaway campaign presents something attractive for everyone.  The promotion kicks off from 3 May – 18 May 2011 (booking period) for the travel period of 3 May 2011 until 31 March 2012. 

Malaysia Airlines Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Dato’ Bernard Francis said, “We’re offering up to 80% off, from the normal market fares during this promotion, covering all travel segments, for business and economy seats . This is an extremely wonderful opportunity for everyone to take up these value deals for a romantic getaway with their loved ones, a family vacation or a group retreat amongst friends. Even business travellers who have a planned convention or seminar can purchase these deals, whilst enjoying the Malaysian Hospitality service on their way there. 

Business class fares are from RM699 to Bandung, Siam Reap and Phnom Penh, RM1159 to Taipei and Xiamen, RM4219 to Melbourne and RM2439 to both Dubai and Dammam.

Take advantage of the lower Euro currency by planning your European getaway with fares from RM6319 to London, Frankfurt, Paris, Rome and RM6329 to Istanbul. Travel to Johannesburg and Cape Town on Business class is from RM6689 and RM8949 to Los Angeles.

Those travelling on Economy class can fly to ASEAN destinations, such as Bangkok and Yangon from only RM189 and RM359 to Bali. Also check out fares from RM389 to Hong Kong, RM499 to New Delhi, RM599 to Maldives and RM789 to Perth.

Customers planning on flying domestic destinations can fly with only RM179 to Kuching one way and RM129 to Kota Kinabalu one way. MASWings will also offers 40% and 80% discount on Business and Economy Class respectively within Sabah & Sarawak.

Dato Bernard added “We will offer these great deals through all our distribution channels, namely our website, on your mobile, MHbuddy on facebook, our ticketing offices, and our appointed travel agents. With flexible travelling periods until 31 March 2012 as well as competitive fares, it’s the perfect time to plan your holiday in advance," he said.

All promotional airfares are for one-way economy or business class travel on Malaysia Airlines and includes airfare, airport tax, fuel surcharge, insurance and administrative fees. Promotional seats are not applicable during peak periods and are subject to seat availability. Terms and conditions apply.

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MasterCard Worldwide is the official card of the Global Deals, Dream Getaway. MasterCard cardholders who charge their eligible cards on Malaysia Airlines’ ticket purchases will stand a chance to bring their partner to an exclusive ‘Priceless Moment’ event end of the year.

Those looking for exciting holidays packages, for both international and domestic destinations, can choose from the wide range of “Global Deals, Dream Getaways” bargains from MASholidays. For every full holiday package to Langkawi, a free cable car ride worth RM35 per person courtesy of Panorama Langkawi will be given away. MASholidays also offers a scenic flight tour of Kota Kinabalu together with a close-up view from the top of Mount Kinabalu, South East Asia’s highest peak from RM350 per person.

With free and easy packages from as low as RM509 for three days/two nights to Medan and from RM605 to Phnom Penh, customers will be spoilt for choices. Other amazing packages are four days/ three nights' package to Shanghai from RM1,249 and to Sydney from RM2,720. All prices stated are per person and travel is from Kuala Lumpur. For the Lambaian Kaabah - Umrah & Ziarah, our 11 days/9 nights full board package is ranging from RM5,400 to RM6,500 for May till August 2011 departure.

MASholidays, the travel and tour arm of Malaysia Airlines offers these packages to over 59 destinations on Malaysia Airlines’ extensive network. All packages are inclusive of return airfare on Economy class, airport transfers (selected destinations), hotel accommodation and breakfast. MASholidays’ tours and packages can be booked via online at or through its hotline at +603-7863 4000/4040 or for enquiries please email to

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