SCAM ALERT: Recruitment scam using AirAsia’s name

SEPANG, 6 NOVEMBER 2016

SCAM ALERT Recruitment scam using AirAsia name

AirAsia is aware of a recruitment scam which is circulating via whatsapp application, offering jobs with AirAsia and citing attractive benefits such as thrice monthly salary payouts, insurance coverage of RM100,000, free AirAsia flights and free umrah packages along with tour packages.

AirAsia would like to confirm that this is a scam which uses the AirAsia brand without authorisation, to lure the public to participate in its scheme. We strongly advise the public to disregard such scam and not to click on any links or to provide any personal details. AirAsia shall not be held liable for any claims pertaining to the false scheme.

The recruitment scam also stated any candidate 12 years old and above may apply, and AirAsia would like to clarify that we do not recruit any candidate below the legal age of employment. All recruitment by AirAsia are only through its official channels on jobs.airasia.com as well as on LinkedIn and other reliable and authorised channels which the airline advertises in. We will not hesitate to take legal action against individuals or groups who organise illegal schemes using the AirAsia brand.

When in doubt or to report on suspected scams using the AirAsia brand, the public may get in touch with AirAsia via the following official communication channels:

Facebook: facebook.com/airasia

Twitter: twitter.com/airasia

AskAirAsia: airasia.com/ask