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Airlines continue long list of multinationals bending to Beijing's demands

British Airways, Lufthansa and Air Canada are among 20 carriers that now refer to Taiwan, the self-ruled island that Beijing considers its territory, as a part of China on their global websites, in line with Beijing's demands that the White House called "Orwellian nonsense," The Associated Press has found.

Air China Proposes Chengdu-London Gatwick Airbus A330 Service

2018-05-18 aviationweek
Air China’s new service between Chengdu and London, a route that British Airways (BA) dropped in 2017, will be to Gatwick Airport. The Chinese carrier proposes to fly Airbus A330s on the route three times a week beginning in July 2018, the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said. But whereas BA connected Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport with London Heathrow Airport, Air China proposes to fly to London Gatwick.

Tencent boost proves to be short-lived as benchmark Hong Kong index gives up gains

2018-05-17 scmp
Hong Kong and mainland markets fell on Thursday despite an initial boost provided by Tencent, as investors waited on the sidelines for the outcome of the second round of US-China trade talks in Washington.

Chinese hail 'hero' pilot who landed with broken cockpit window

2018-05-15 channelnewsasia
BEIJING: The pilot who made an emergency landing in southwest China after a broken cockpit window sucked his co-pilot halfway out of the aircraft was hailed as a "hero" on Tuesday (May 15) by astonished citizens.

Manila flights help Asian airlines sustain growth in North America network — study

2018-05-14 bworldonline
The Philippines is an effective bridge for Asian carriers to increase their North American traffic to other Asian countries, the Center for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) said in a report.

China to ease 'one route, one airline' policy for Chinese carriers

2018-05-14 channelnewsasia
SHANGHAI: China will ease its near decade-old "one route, one airline" policy, the country's aviation regulator said on Monday, opening the door to greater levels of competition on long-haul routes between the nation's state-backed and private carriers.

New Strong Sell Stocks for May 10th

2018-05-10 zacks
Acacia Communications, Inc. (ACIA - Free Report) is a developer of high-speed coherent optical interconnect products. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings has been revised 37.5% downward over the last 30 days.

WestJet severs ties with Hopper app after 'confusion' about secret fares

WestJet Airlines said it is severing ties with airfare finder app Hopper due to confusion over the developer's announcement the airline would offer "secret fares" on its app.

Air Canada and WestJet make low-priced 'secret fares' available through Hopper app

Canada's two largest airlines are using an airfare prediction app to unload some of their seats via "secret fares" at discounts of up to 35 per cent.

Montreal-based mobile app aims to change airline travel by providing ‘secret fares’

2018-05-02 thestar
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How ‘Secret Fares’ Might Change the Way You Fly - Bloomberg

2018-05-02 bloomberg
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Sabre (SABR) Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-05-01 seekingalpha
Good morning and welcome to the Sabre First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call. Please note that today's call is being recorded and is also being broadcast live over the Internet on the Sabre corporate website. This broadcast is the property of Sabre. Any redistribution, retransmission or rebroadcast of this call in any form without the express written consent of the company is strictly prohibited.

Vueling cancels flights due to French air-traffic control strike

2018-04-28 thinkspain
LOW-COST airline Vueling has announced 118 flight cancellations this weekend due to a French air-traffic controller strike in Marseille, one of the largest centres of its type in Europe.

Wuliangye Singapore Store Held a Grand Opening

2018-04-23 accesswire
SICHUAN, CHINA / ACCESSWIRE / April 23, 2018 / Local time on April 19, 2018, Wuliangye Singapore store held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate its grand opening. Mr. Zeng Shisheng, former Education Minister of Singapore, Dr. Wang Jiayuan, a former member of Singapore Congress, Vice Chairman of Air China(Singapore), and other leaders in politics and business, attended the ceremony.

Barcelona air-traffic controllers to strike this summer

2018-04-21 thinkspain
AIR-TRAFFIC controllers in Barcelona have announced a series of strikes starting June 20 in protest over short-staffing.

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