ON THE ROAD
P&O has organised a special fly-cruise package early next month for the Hong Kong-Kota Kinabalu-Singapore leg aboard the Oriana, its flagship, which is sailing around the world. This will be a six days/five nights tour, and prices vary with the choice of cabin. Phone 2921-8718 or 2956-6888 for details.
South African Airways has introduced a fourth weekly flight from Hong Kong to Johannesburg. This follows the termination of flights from Johannesburg to Taipei after South Africa switched its alliance to mainland China.
The Hyatt Regency Macau is undergoing renovation and refurbishment, which should be completed by mid-year.
The alterations will include additional meeting rooms which will be sound-proofed, and a new business centre.
Meanwhile, Hyatt Hotels and Resorts has joined the British Airways Partnership frequent flyer programme, and to launch this is offering Executive Club members upgrades at its dozen Park Hyatt hotels from March 1 to May 31.
The Regent Singapore is offering first-time guests 10,000 Passages kilometres for staying a minimum of two nights. The offer is open until the end of this year.
Ansett Australia has joined the Global Rewards frequent flyer scheme which allows members to collect points for travel with this and 10 international partner airlines.
Vietnam Airlines has upgraded its business class cabins, increasing leg-room and has modernised its departure lounges for these passengers in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.