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  • Sound & Imaginative and prescient: Spotify Supremium isn't doing sufficient to entice subscribers

    OPINION: It hasn’t even arrived, however there’s loads of folks speaking about Spotify’s long-awaited lossless audio tier. And it doesn’t sound like many are satisfied by it. Extra particulars leaked not too long ago about what the Supremium tier was going to supply to prospects, and along with lossless audio there might be AI playlists:…

  • Air Belgium Ends Scheduled Passenger Flights & Files For Reorganization

    Air Belgium has decided to cease its scheduled passenger operations effective October 3, 2023, and has filed for court-supervised reorganization. The airline has operated flights on behalf of other airlines (wet lease), and they will continue these operations and cargo flights. You can access Air Belgium here. The airline will operate scheduled flights to South…

  • Japan Resumes Trusted Traveler Program Registrations & Card Issuance

    On Friday (August 4, 2023), Japan suspended the registration and card issuance for its Trusted Traveler Program with no advance notice but resumed the service today (August 7, 2023). Japan launched a Trusted Travel Program (TTP) in 2017 with very scarce information about its eligibility requirements (read more here, here, and here). You can access…

  • Japan Suspends New Trusted Traveler Program Registrations & Card Issuance

    Japan launched a Trusted Travel Program (TTP) in 2017 with very scarce information about its eligibility requirements (read more here, here, and here). The program was relaunched with little fanfare in early 2023, and the eligibility criteria were significantly expanded. Sebastian and I wrote about our application experiences (read more here and here). You can…

  • Indonesia Extends VOA & e-VOA For Nationals Of 93 Countries

    Indonesia in June (read more here) officially ended visa-free entry for nationals of 159 countries, which was halted during the pandemic. Now, Indonesia has extended the visa-on-arrival and e-visa-on-arrival for nationals of 93 countries. Passport holders of ASEAN and some other nearby countries of Brunei Darussalam, the Philippines, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Timor…