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Singapore Airlines are world-famous for their efficiency to meet passenger demands. It should come as no surprise that it is the most awarded airline in the world. At the World Travel Awards it won “Asia’s Leading Airline Brand 2017’ and was nominated in the category of ‘World’s Leading Airline 2017’. The Airlines runs regular flights to all major cities across the world.

Connected to India brings you the latest news and developments about Singapore Airlines. Keep updated about the Airlines and their policy changes here.

Hong Kong suspends Scoot flights from Singapore after three passengers 'fail to comply with COVID-19' regulations

Singapore Travel News - Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Scoot stopped carrying transit passengers on their services from Singapore to Hong Kong...

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IATA welcomes Singapore's acceptance of travel pass from May 1

Singapore Update - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed Singapore’s acceptance of pre-departure COVID-19 PCR test...

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Vaccinations not required for travellers in Hong Kong to Singapore bubble: Carrie Lam

Singapore News - Hong Kong is planning to only allow those who’ve had COVID-19 shots to fly from the city to Singapore once both...

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Scoot world's first low-cost carrier to get diamond status in airline health safety audit

Singapore News: Singapore Airlines' budget arm Scoot has been awarded the Diamond status in the APEX Health Safety global audit of airlines,...

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Singapore set to accept IATA's COVID digital travel pass from next month

Singapore News: Singapore will accept visitors who use a mobile travel pass containing digital certificates for COVID-19 tests and vaccines...

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Singapore Airlines to partner up with Salesforce to revamp customer case and knowledge management system

Singapore News: Singapore Airlines (SIA) has selected customer relationship management (CRM) firm Salesforce to develop and implement a new...

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Singapore Airlines, CapitaLand launch new rewards partnership scheme

Singapore Airlines and real estate firm CapitaLand today embarked on a new rewards partnership scheme, beginning with the launch of a...

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Vaccine certification next step in plan to restart quarantine-less travel: Singapore

Singapore's Ministry of Transport (MOT) said that developing methods for mutual recognition of COVID-19 vaccination certification with other...

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Singapore Airlines to pilot IATA’s travel pass app

If successful, the pilot will pave the way for the integration of the entire digital health verification process into the SingaporeAir...

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Indian government extends restrictions on UK flights till February 14

The Indian government has extended the restriction on flights between India and United Kingdom up to midnight of February 14, 2021.

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Singapore, India interested in creating bilateral air bubble for commercial flights: CAAS

Air travel between Singapore and India is currently restricted only to special repatriation flights chartered by the Indian government, said...

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Singapore Airlines pilots one-stop online portal for COVID-19 testing

Singapore Airlines pilots one-stop online portal for COVID-19 testing

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Singapore Airlines offers one-stop COVID-19 testing service to passengers

Some Singapore Airlines (SIA) and SilkAir passengers can now avail of pre-departure COVID-19 testing with the launch of a new one-stop...

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As vaccination drive begins at Changi Airport, Singapore Airlines urged to be first in world to vaccinate all staff

A mass exercise to vaccinate 37,000 front-line workers in the aviation and maritime sectors in Singapore began yesterday, paving the way for...

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Singapore announces COVID-19 testing requirement for all inbound travellers from January 25

The Singapore Ministry of Health announced it will require all inbound travellers to take a COVID test upon arrival in the city-state from...

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Singapore Airlines raises USD 500 million in US dollar bond issue

Singapore Airlines has raised USD 500 million in its first US dollar bond issue which the company will use to buy new aircraft as the global...

Corporate

Singapore commits another SGD84 million to support aviation sector

CAAS will help at-risk and under-employed aviation workers to enhance their employability and acquire skills to move to other jobs within...

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Singapore Airlines trials digital verification of COVID-19 test results and vaccine data

The initiative is the first in the world to be based on the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Travel Pass framework.

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SIA strengthens partnership with Vistara to better serve SG-India air routes

The agreement is subject to regulatory approval in Singapore.

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Chen Sy Yen appointed Singapore Airlines new General Manager for India

Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIA) has announced the appointment of Mr. Chen Sy Yen as the new General Manager India with effect from 29 November...

Corporate

Singapore Airlines to offer wider range of mains on short flights, launches eco-friendly packaging

The new initiative will reduce the amount of single-use plastics on the meal tray by 80 per cent by weight.

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Singapore Airlines raises SGD 850 million convertible bond with strong investor support

Singapore Airlines (SIA) successfully raised SGD 850 million via a convertible bond issue that has been placed with a variety of...

Corporate

Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble to start on Nov 22, first of its kind in the world

Travel bubble is the first of its kind in the world between two aviation hubs of Asia, and which covers all segments of travellers.

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SIA taps on in-house competencies to offer training programmes for external organisations

The Singapore Airlines Academy will be able to customise training packages to meet the requirements of individual companies and...

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Singapore Airlines to resume non-stop flight to New York on Nov 9

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will return to New York on November 9, when it launches non-stop flights between Singapore and John F. Kennedy...

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