Philippine low-cost carrier (LCC) Cebu Pacific Air will open a new Middle East route from Manila to Doha, Qatar from early June. The new 2X-weekly 426-seat Airbus A330-300 service will take more than nine hours from Cebu’s Manila hub at Ninoy Aquino International. The airline said it wants to tap into the lucrative overseas Filipino workers (OFW) market, but will offer fares up to 50% lower than competitors, including Qatar Airways. Cebu’s long-haul operations manager Alex ...

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