When the allegations against AirAsia for discriminating against the disabled persons had quieten down, 6 years later AiraAsia started to charge disabled passengers RM120 for one way and RM240 return for wheelchair services, HERE. (more…)
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Updates @ 3 pm 7-1-2014: A disabled person called yours truly to publish the actual cost for using the wheelchair per trip so that the Government and the Ministry of Transport will be made aware of how AirAsia treated its disabled passengers. He was hoping that the Government will put a stop to this high charges as a form of indirectly discriminating against disabled person from travelling on AirAsia flights.
It cost a disabled person RM120 for one way and RM240 return trip for using the wheelchair service from AirAsia. It is to be noted that wheelchair service from check-in to the aircraft is provided by all airlines. Thank you MAS for providing free wheelchair service to its disabled passengers. Syabas MAS!
It was most shocking to learn that AirAsia is charging disabled person RM60 if he or she needs to use the wheelchair. Such astronomical charges amounted to indirect discrimination against the disabled person. It was reported in Sarawak Tribune. Please see below for the said report . (more…)
Posted in wee choo keong, tagged ACE, Ace Elite Management Inc, airasia, Datuk Omar Ong, Feldspar Holdings Limited, Kamaluddin Abdullah, MAS, Naza, proton, Scomi, SCOMI BHD, SM Nasimuddin SM Amin, Symphony House Bhd, Tan Sri Azman Yahya on December 13, 2013 | 20 Comments »
Azman Mokhtar, Rashdan, Tony Fernandes, Kamaruddin, Md Nor Md Yusof and AJ must be held responsible for the fine of RM20 million – Part 4
Posted in wee choo keong, tagged Ahmad Jauhari Yahya, airasia, Astro, Bursa KL, CIMB, Danny, Datuk Kamarudin Meranun, Datuk Rohana, Datuk Seri Nazir Razak, IJM, khazanah, MACC, MAS, Mohamed Rashdan Yusof, Rashdan, SC, Scomi, Securities Commission, Symphony House Bhd, Tan Sri Azman Mokhtar, Tan Sri Azman Yahya, Tan Sri Krishnan Tan Boon Seng, Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, Tun Abdullah Badawi on October 1, 2013 | 23 Comments »