New and updates about airport taxes and tourism levies charged when visiting certain countries. These are often included in ticket prices, but in many cases are charged upon entry or at the departure point.
Citizens of all ASEAN countries now have visa-free entry to Indonesia, the Visa on Arrival (VoA)has come back for most other countries.
Foreign tourists to Thailand will pay a tourist fee of 300 baht when arriving in the country from June 2023.
The Passenger Service Charge charged to all passengers departing Malaysian airports except KLIA for non-Asean destinations have been reduced.
New Zealand will introduce a new International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy from mid 2019.
Sayonara levy, an exit tax, will be imposed on all travellers from Japan from early 2019.
Malaysia Airlines offers some great New Year Low Fares to ASEAN destinations on lowering of Airport taxes come 1st January 2017.
A new airport tax scale starts at Malaysian Airports on 1st Jan 2016, this is the time to grab a good deal.
Malaysian Airport tax (Passenger Service Charge) goes up from 1st January 2017, to mixed reactions.
New Malaysian Airport Charges have equalised fees between airports for Domestic and ASEAN destinations.