Cabinet late to inform Lobster Season extended

first_imgFacebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppProvidenciales, 16 Mar 2015 – An extraordinary meeting last week by Cabinet is where it was decided the Lobster season would be returned to its usual close out date of end of March; problem is the general public was not officially informed until today. It was explained that the plea of fishermen forced the change in the close date from yesterday, Sunday March 15 to now March 31st. Office of the Premier said: “The season… was impacted during the last few weeks due to unfavourable weather conditions and the extension was granted to give fishermen the opportunity to get a few last good yields in before the close, which lasts up to six months.” The information is said to be in the process of being Gazetted for further release. Cabinet Report by Premier, His Excellency present. Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp Related Items:cabinet, lobster season Recommended for you TCI to renew Storm & Flood insurance Cabinet Ministers get to spend more, CFO stays on the joblast_img read more

You wont believe how long the worlds longest flight will be

first_imgYou won’t believe how long the world’s longest flight will be Share SINGAPORE – Is there a limit to how long you can tolerate being on a plane? At what point does that crying baby or your seatmate’s constant snoring break your resolve and cause you to tear out your hair?Singapore Airlines will soon find out once it launches the world’s longest nonstop commercial flight on Oct. 11. Travelling between Singapore’s Changi Airport and Newark Liberty Airport, the extra loooooong-haul flight will travel over 16,000 kilometres and last 18 hours and 45 minutes.We know what you’re thinking – that’s an unbearably long time to be watching movies starring The Rock. But Singapore Airlines is doing everything it can to make sure the flight is not only pleasant, but ultra comfortable.For one thing, it takes place on the new A350-900ULR (ultra-long-range) featuring a two-class layout (67 Business Class seats and 94 Premium Economy). That’s right – no uncomfortable Economy seats on this bad boy!More news:  Save the dates! Goway’s Africa Roadshow is backSecond, the plane is outfitted with several features to enhance comfort and reduce jetlag, namely higher ceilings, larger windows, an extra wide body and special lighting. Its carbon composite airframe also allows for improved air quality (yes, you actually breathe better onboard).And as long as it may be, the 18-hour flight is actually the quickest way to get one from city to the other. “The flights will offer our customers the fastest way to travel between the two cities – in great comfort, together with Singapore Airlines’ legendary service – and will help boost connectivity to and through the Singapore hub,” said Mr. Goh Choon Phong, Singapore Airlines’ CEO.The route will initially be served three times a week, departing Singapore on Monday, Thursday and Saturday. Daily operations will kick off Oct. 18 after an additional A350-900ULR aircraft enters service. Posted by Friday, June 1, 2018 center_img << Previous PostNext Post >> Travelweek Group Tags: Singapore Airlineslast_img read more