AirAsia Mauritius New Route

Mauritius is bidding to become a major hub for connecting flights between Asia and Africa. The Indian Ocean nation has signed a memorandum of understanding with Singapore Changi Airport that could lead to it becoming a major link on flights between Africa and Southeast Asia. In addition to Singapore Airlines, Silk Air and Tiger Airways, Mauritius also announced a new service from Kuala Lumpur on AirAsia. The flight will start later this year.