Cabin crew of Qantas at an airport in Perth, Australia. Agence France-Presse
Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific announced on Wednesday that it will buy budget airline HK Express for US$628.15 million, as it moves to counter competition from the increasing number of low-cost carriers in the region.
Lufthansa reported an operating loss of 336 million euros ($380 million) for the first quarter of the year, hurt by rising fuel costs and overcapacity in Europe, sending its shares down 5 per cent in pre-market trade. Germany’s biggest airline said late on Monday
The Sharjah Airport on Thursday received Turkish Airlines’ inaugural flight from Istanbul. Starting in April, the airline will operate a daily flight to Sharjah from Istanbul’s new airport. The aircraft was welcomed with a traditional water salute, and a reception was held for the airline’s officials in the presence of Ali Salim Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Airport Authority,
Cairo WoodShow, North Africa’s leading platform for wood and woodworking machinery, with 120 exhibitors and 7,000 visitors from 25+ countries, is gearing up to organise its 5th edition from December 5 to 8, 2019 at Cairo International Convention Centre.
The Sensex and Nifty on Thursday came under heavy selling pressure over fading hopes of a stimulus to revive economic growth. Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) K. Subramanian at a summit in New Delhi said the Indian economy
Dubai Airports celebrated the arrival of the inaugural flight of full service Indian carrier Vistara from Mumbai at a ceremony at Dubai International, DXB, on Wednesday.