Etihad is currently running a business class sale for flights from the UK to destinations including Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Sydney.

The promotion is valid for bookings made by June 3, for travel between July 1 and August 31.

Highlighted business class fares include £1,149 return to Abu Dhabi, £1,499 to Bangkok, Hong Kong, Johannesburg and the Seychelles, £1,599 to Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, £1,999 to Male, and £2,999 to Melbourne and Sydney.

There is a minimum stay of three days, and a maximum stay of one month, and weekend surcharges may and blackout periods may apply.

Business Traveller recently reported Etihad’s plans to increases flight frequency between London and Abu Dhabi over the summer period, using slots at Heathrow which had previously been leased to Jet Airways.