• Review: HSBC Platinum Qantas Visa

    May 15, 2020, 10:54 PM

    HSBC have recently cut the Qantas points earn on this card. It was previously earning 1 Qantas point per dollar up to $2500 spend per month. That has been reduced to 1 Qantas point up to $1000 spend per month. They've also lifted the annual fee to $99.

  • With so many companies now embracing web conferencing solutions such as Zoom and Microsoft Teams for their meetings, I would have thought that adopting a 'middle seat free' option would have been a useful short-term measure for Qantas to entice corporate customers to fly again. Particularly over ...

  • Qatar Airways to fly to Brisbane

    Mar 27, 2020, 01:02 AM

    There is some irony in that an ME3 carrier is adding seats and services between AU and Europe at this time that so many Qantas and Virgin international services have been cancelled and the staff stood down..

  • FYI. This ET article contains some info on the 1 year extensions being offered by SQ at this time. Unlike Qantas, the SQ process as it stands is selective : https://www.executivetraveller.com/news/coronavirus-cathay-pacific-singapore-airlines-extend-elite-status

  • Couldn't agree more, Simbody. When flying out of BNE I suspect a transit via AKL would be much more seamless and less stressful compared to transit at SYD or LAX. Looking forward to trying this service when it commences.