Hey isn't Cathay's All Asia Airpass $999 + tax from LAX
30 days unlimited travel on the CX
system - maybe they increased the price - but then you can travel around and stop over in Hong Kong for shopping and fun too.
runs a similar program, but that sounds like the long way to get to MNL
, given that you'll end up further west in KUL
before heading back to MNL
You could also also get to other cities in the Philippines like Cebu if you wanted.
The only drawback is there's no FF
accrual on the airpass fares.
US websites are always touting those fares - plus you could sign up for CX
's 'Deal of the Month' email - MNL
appears there quite frequently (last month was BKK