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Transport

Philippine airlines has ordered too many Airbus planes

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Philippine Airlines (PAL) is considering delaying delivery of Airbus planes it has on order as it reviews operations after billionaire tycoon Lucio Tan resumed...
Malaysia-Singapore high speed rail details to be finalised next year

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Malaysia will start finalising details with Singapore on the upcoming High Speed Rail (HSR) project in the first quarter of next year. Land Public Transport...
Royal Brunei signs deal with British Airways

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Royal Brunei Airlines has signed an agreement with British Airways to extend its route network to include a further six UK destinations via London...
Philippines woos Volkswagen to build manufacturing facility

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The Philippine government is trying to convince Volkswagen to set up its manufacturing plant in the country. Trade Secretary Gregory L. Domingo said the government...
Malaysia Airlines to get foreign CEO for the first time

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For the first time in its history, Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will have a foreigner as its chief executive officer, who will be given the...
Struggling Malaysia Airlines offers Rolex watches, free trips to travel agents

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Troubled Malaysia Airlines is giving away Rolex watches and return airfares to Europe and Asia to travel agents in a bid to incentivise them...
Philippines budget carriers forced to cancel 149 flights to China

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Philippine budget airlines Cebu Pacific and Tiger Airways Philippines have cancelled 149 chartered flights to and from mainland China starting this month after the...
Mitsubishi to invest $600 million in Indonesian car factory

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Japan’s Mitsubishi Motors Corp will invest $600 million to set up its first multi-purpose vehicle factory in Indonesia, aiming to capitalise on strong demand...
AirAsia open to hiring laid-off Malaysia Airlines staff

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Following reports that Malaysia Airlines (MAS) is planning to fire 6,000 staff as part of its restructuring plan, low-cost carrier AirAsia has stated it...
Volkswagen to build factory in Indonesia

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German carmaker Volkswagen AG plans to build a factory worth $140 million in Cikarang in 2015, said Jonas Cendana, a director at Volkswagen Indonesia,...
Khazanah unveils Malaysia Airlines’ 12-point restructuring plan

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Malaysia Airlines’ majority shareholder, state-owned investment holding Khazanah Nasional Berhad, has outlined its proposed 12-point restructuring plan aimed at developing a new, profitable, market-driven...
Passenger numbers up in Malaysia despite MH370 crisis

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Despite a decline in the growth rate for air passenger traffic towards the last 10 days of March 2014 due to the Malaysia Airlines...
Indonesia to get 62 more airports by 2019

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With 62 new airport projects currently in the pipeline, Indonesia could have 299 airports across the archipelago in the next five years, said Deputy...
Emirates stops flights to Clark after 7 months

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Dubai's state airline Emirates is ending flights to Clark, Philippines just seven months after launching the route, the carrier stated on March 23, according...
Motorbike sales in Vietnam down 10%

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A saturated market and general tightening of belts again drove motorbike sales down, forcing leading brands to sell at below cost in 2013, Thanh...
Cambodia Air deal being finalised

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Philippine Airlines (PAL) announced on February 12 that a deal with the Royal Group of Cambodia (RGC) to form Cambodia Airlines Co. Ltd was...
Phnom Penh introduces public buses

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Cambodia's capital Phnom Penh, which has no public mass transport system, has introduced a long-awaited bus service that now runs on a one-month trial...
Vietnam Airlines reports $25m profit for 2013

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Vietnam's national carrier Vietnam Airlines earned 533 billion dong ($25.3 million) in gross profit in 2013, beating its own annual target by 34 per...