Malaysian Day marked
Dubai, November 6, 2013
The Consulate General of Malaysia in Dubai, Tourism Malaysia and Malaysia Airlines recently celebrated the 56th Malaysia International Day in Dubai recently.
Hari Merdeka (Independence Day) is a national day of Malaysia commemorating the independence of the Federation of Malaya.
The evening also marked the successful re-launch of Malaysian Airlines Dubai – Kuala Lumpur route.
A two-class configured Boeing 777-200 aircraft will be operated on this route and it will offer a total capacity of 282 seats in each flight, equivalent to 3,948 seats weekly. The flights are operated daily between Dubai – Kuala Lumpur with an initial frequency of one flight per day.
The flight will depart Dubai at 8.15 pm and arriving at 7.30 am in Kuala Lumpur.
Dignitaries present at the event included Ahmad Jauhari Yahya, group CEO, Malaysia Airlines; Dato' Ahmad Fadil Shamsuddin, consulate general of Malaysia, Dubai; Dato Azizan Noordin, deputy director general (planning), Tourism Malaysia; Azahar Hamid, regional senior vice president- South Asia & Middle East, Malaysia Airlines; and Duncan Bureau, senior vice president – sales & distribution, Malaysia Airlines. - TradeArabia News Service