• Crazy law. Shows you how little value Australian citizenship is. In countries such as Thailand the attitude is the complete opposite. Foreigners have few rights and none to own land, except in very limited circumstances such as being on an investor visa, even when they are married to a local and ...

  • Looks like it is...follow the latest on Bangkok Post's website. The government sold part of it's stake no longer making it the majority shareholder.

  • I don't think other airlines are handling refunds any better. It sucks, but it is what it is. The airline is close to bankruptcy.

  • Yeah good point. Asian countries enacted mask wearing mandates back in late March/April and their netizens were constantly bashing the "irresponsible white people" for not wanting to wear them like they do, but now at the end of the pandemic, the US and Australia are imposing these requirements t...

  • I said "forcing" well of course I meant requiring, but Asian countries are literally forcing airlines within their jurisdiction to strictly enforce mask wearing on all their flights. In fact, every Asian country other than Japan is doing this right now. Hence "forcing" is not too strong a word to...