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KrisFlyer Partners With Points to Expand Redemption Options for Frequent Flyer Programme

22h globenewswire
TORONTO, May 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KrisFlyer, the frequent flyer programme of Singapore Airlines Group, and Points, the global leader in powering loyalty commerce, launched ‘KrisFlyer vRooms,’ a dedicated platform for KrisFlyer members to redeem miles for hotels and car rental services.

 
KrisFlyer to introduce two-factor authentication, after some users reported compromised accounts - Channel NewsAsia

2018-05-19 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: KrisFlyer, Singapore Airlines (SIA)'s frequent flyer programme, will have tighter account security with the introduction of two-factor authentication (2FA) from Jun 29.

 
Singapore Airlines Ltd. ADR 2018 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

2018-05-18 seekingalpha
The following slide deck was published by Singapore Airlines Ltd. ADR in conjunction with their 2018 Q4 earnings call.

 
Singapore Airlines To Merge Subsidiary SilkAir Into Parent Carrier

2018-05-18 aviationweek
Singapore Airlines (SIA) is taking another major step in streamlining its group structure, announcing plans to merge its SilkAir subsidiary into the core parent carrier. SIA made the announcement May 18, but did not reveal timeline details for what is expected to be a multi-year merger process. However, the carrier said it will first begin a cabin upgrade program for the SilkAir fleet, to make it more consistent with SIA’s mainline product.

 
SIA, SilkAir To Merge After Cabin Upgrade

2018-05-18 aviationweek
Singapore Airlines (SIA) is taking another major step in streamlining its group structure, announcing plans to merge its SilkAir subsidiary into the core parent carrier. SIA made the announcement May 18 but did not reveal timeline details for what is expected to be a multi-year merger process. However, the carrier said it will first begin a cabin upgrade program for the SilkAir fleet, to make it more consistent with SIA’s mainline product.

 
Jet Airways’ Naresh Goyal Says Air India privatisation on his radar

2018-05-18 livemint
Jet Airways (India) Ltd is not ruling out looking at the sale of loss-making national carrier Air India Ltd, its chairman Naresh Goyal said, although he remains focused on his own airline.

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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

2018-05-18 reuters
May 18 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1100 GMT on Friday:

 
Singaporean identity 'particularly pertinent' in new global situation: Indranee - Channel NewsAsia

2018-05-18 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: The question of the Singapore identity is “particularly pertinent” as a new global situation is emerging, Minister in the Prime Minister's OfficeIndranee Rajah said in Parliament on Friday (May 18).

 
SilkAir to be merged with Singapore Airlines after cabin revamp - Channel NewsAsia

2018-05-18 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: SilkAir, Singapore Airlines' regional wing, will be merged with its parent brand after undergoing a major cabin upgrade, Singapore Airlines announced on Friday (May 18).

 
SilkAir to be merged into Singapore Airlines after cabin revamp - Channel NewsAsia

2018-05-17 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: SilkAir, Singapore Airlines' regional wing, will be merged with its parent brand after undergoing a major cabin upgrade, Singapore Airlines announced on Friday (May 18).

 
Singapore Airlines Achieves Strong Profit Growth

2018-05-17 aviationweek
Singapore Airlines (SIA) more than doubled its net profit for its financial year ended March 31, 2018, as robust revenue growth managed to offset continued yield weakness and rising fuel costs. The SIA Group reported a net profit of S$893 million ($681 million) for the 2017/18 financial year, compared to a S$360.4 million profit in the previous year. Its operating profit reached S$1.1 billion, representing a year-over-year (YOY) increase of nearly 70%.

 
Analysis: Why no one wants India's national airline

2018-05-17 money.cnn
The government put Air India on the auction block last year, and is offering bidders the chance to buy 76%. It wants to scale back taxpayer support for an airline that has lost money for years.

 
Singapore Airlines reports 150% jump in full-year profit

2018-05-17 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: National carrier Singapore Airlines (SIA) on Thursday (May 17) topped market expectations by reporting a 148 per cent rise in full-year net profit to the highest level since 2011, as passenger and cargo revenue rose and it benefited from a transformation programme.

 
Asia markets: Dollar, US bond yields, stocks and earnings in focus

2018-05-17 cnbc
Asian stocks looked set to follow Wall Street higher on Thursday, with the small-cap Russell 2000 notching a record close as the yield on the U.S. 10-year Treasury stayed above 3 percent.

 
Battle of Business Class: The high stakes relaunch for Air New Zealand

2018-05-16 nzherald.co.nz
Just over 5 per cent of passengers fly business class or better but they provide nearly a third of annual global revenue for airlines which totals $1.1 trillion.

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