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  1. Business - Companies - TAKEOVERS

    Thai Beverage chief backs Heineken's Asia Pacific Breweries bid

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... fight to take control of Asia Pacific Breweries as billionaire stakeholder Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi's Thai Beverage pledged its support. Thai Bev and Charoen's TCC Assets will back ... in China, Southeast Asia and Sri Lanka, and Heineken from China to New Zealand. TCC, controlled by 68-year-old Charoen, offered S$9 billion on September 13 to buy the 70 per cent of F&N he did ...

  2. Asia-Pacific share of M&A soars

    Posted Jun 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson The Asia-Pacific region is an increasingly important centre for mergers & acquisitions (M&A), with the region accounting for 18 per cent of global deals by value in the year to date, compared with only 12 per cent last year, according to a review by JPMorgan. By May 30, M&A volumes involving an Asia-Pacific target amounted to US$179 billion- 69 per cent ...

  3. China Eastern still open to strategic investors

    Posted Aug 11th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang The controversial merger between China Eastern Airlines and its Singapore suitors came to a fruitless end, but the trio had no intention of letting the 11-month affair go. A shareholder agreement between the mainland's third-largest and ...

  4. Record Cathay profit clouded by worries over jet fuel prices

    Posted Mar 10th 2011, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... with Tom Holland For Cathay Pacific, 2010 was a year of superlatives. Last year Cathay and its Dragonair subsidiary carried 26.8 million passengers, up 9 per cent from 2009 and more than ... in surcharges could cut expected passenger growth in East Asia outside China this year by half. Demand growth from China will be more robust. But even so, higher costs and weaker passenger growth ...

  5. Cathay buys five aircraft to boost its regional services

    Posted Apr 15th 2004, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling Analysts say the purchase should help fill the gaps in the airline's growth strategy Cathay Pacific Airways yesterday said it would buy five mid-range aircraft from Airbus Industries and Boeing and had agreed to lease three more. Industry insiders valued the deal at about US$700 million. Hong Kong's leading airline will take delivery of the aircraft ...

  6. Pilots' fight with Cathay appears near end

    Posted Feb 20th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry The bitter 31/2-year legal battle over the sacking of 49 Cathay Pacific pilots appeared to be nearing the end yesterday as their union prepared to ask members to consider ... pilot on top of regular 3 per cent union dues to fund court cases over the sackings in Australia, Hong Kong and Britain. Pilots were told in the circular that Cathay Pacific chairman David ...

  7. Cathay Pacific puts more passengers on board to overtake JAL

    Posted May 30th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bailey

    ... cent of regional online agency Zuji that it does not own. Singapore-based Zuji operates various sites in Asia Pacific- including Hong Kong, where it offers an extensive range of travel options. ... collected from the airlines, Cathay Pacific Airways' growth in seats filled, at 17 per cent, is not only fast, but it makes the airline bigger than Japan Airlines. The airline has become ...

  8. Business digest

    Posted Jul 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... dragonair capacity rise boosts passenger load Passenger numbers at Dragonair almost doubled in the first half of this year after the airline increased its capacity by nearly two-thirds. Hong Kong's No2 airline carried 2.05 million passengers in the f ...

  9. Travellers' checks

    Posted Jan 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Adam Nebbs

    ... The flights can be booked until the end of this month for travel from February 7 to March 31. Deal of the week Cathay Pacific Holidays (www.cxholidays.com) has a raft of hotels on offer with its ...

  10. Putting staff in picture is nothing new

    Posted Jun 06th 2010, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... The uniforms have changed, the hemlines have moved up and down, and the hairstyles have come and gone - but the message remains the same: Cathay Pacific relies on the striking looks ... or Australians,' the advert says. 'There are 55 of them flying with Cathay Pacific. Just like home.' Chinese flight attendants came to the fore in the more liberal 1970s, when a 'ground ...




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