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GLOBAL

TPConnects launches IATA NDC-based SaaS software for global travel agents

TPConnects SaaS-based solution addresses the current problem of 99% of the travel agents lacking their own digital assets...

2 May 2019

GLOBAL

Qatar Airways strengthens ties with Amadeus to maximise revenue, improve customer experience

Last summer, the aviation industry set a new record, with over 200,000 aircraft taking to the skies every day. In a competitive marketplace, airlines are looking for the right technology that enables them to deliver memorable experiences for their customers...

26 Apr 2019

SOUTH AFRICA

Boeing, Malaysia Airlines sign MoU

Boeing and Malaysia Airlines have signed a memorandum of understanding for 16 aeroplanes...

14 Sep 2017

MALAYSIA

Malaysia Airlines to cut staff and routes

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA: Malaysia Airlines will slash thousands of staff, trim routes, replace its chief executive and consider strategic stake sales to outside investors as part of plans to save it from bankruptcy after two devastating disasters.

1 Sep 2014

MALAYSIA

Loss of MH370 has huge impact on Malaysia Airlines profits

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA: Flight MH370's disappearance had a "dramatic impact" on Malaysia Airlines (MAS) earnings in the first quarter, forcing it to a bigger loss for the quarter amid calls for a shake-up of the struggling carrier.

16 May 2014

MALAYSIA

Malaysia Airlines in the red again

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA: Struggling flag carrier Malaysia Airlines said on Tuesday (20 August) it has recorded a second consecutive quarterly loss after failing to overcome drag from earlier borrowings.

22 Aug 2013

MALAYSIA

Space flight no risk to environment

SINGAPORE, MALAYSIA: British billionaire Richard Branson said on Monday (13 May) that rocket-powered space tourism flights by his firm Virgin Galactic would have only a minor impact on climate change.

13 May 2013

MALAYSIA

Branson to don red skirt

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA: British billionaire Richard Branson will finally wear a red skirt and serve as a stewardess on Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia next May after losing a Grand Prix bet with the founder of the airline.

21 Dec 2012