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  1. Asia-Pacific air travel tops North America's

    Posted Feb 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... For the first time since the dawn of aviation, more passengers took flights in the Asia-Pacific region than in North America last year - thanks in part to economic growth in China ... aircraft now. An Iata official said the Asia- Pacific region was likely to stay ahead of North America. The potential for growth in the mainland aviation market is unparalleled. Its population ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Angry merchants protest against Cathay Pacific's shark fin ban

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Protest over Cathay's shark fin ban More than 100 angry merchants yesterday protested outside Cathay Pacific's headquarters against ... not banned the import and export of shark fin. This business is not illegal. How can Cathay Pacific decide on a ban without even consulting us?'' She noted merchants can still use of other ...

  3. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - AVIATION

    Cathay Pacific adds six new Chinese dishes to in-flight menu

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by LILLY ZHANG

    ... Lilly Zhang lilly.zhang@scmp.com Slow-cooked pork belly and wok-fried chicken among autumn offerings on long-haul flights Cathay adds more local flavour to its menus Cathay Pacific ... chicken. Economy choices will include braised fish with ginger and braised beef with tendon. Meals will be presented in traditional Chinese serving dishes. "Cathay Pacific is a Hong Kong ...

  4. Business - Companies - MANAGEMENT

    Tradition and training key to Swire Pacific's future profits

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:26am by NICK EDWARDS

    ... Nick Edwards nick.edwards@scmp.com John Slosar finds that months into his role as Swire Pacific chairman, no day is ever the same with its many subsidiaries all needing attention Tradition and training key to Swire's future Four months into his new job at the helm of soft drinks to ship salvage conglomerate Swire Pacific, John Slosar is getting to grips with being a hands-off ...

  5. Female pilots on top at Cathay Pacific

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... pilots Cathay Pacific is hiring this year. 'I used to be a flight attendant with the company,' says Yvonne Tou. 'One of my stays in Melbourne gave me the chance to go on a trial ... and is one of Cathay Pacific's 76 female pilots. Candidates with a variety of experience are welcome, so long as they have completed secondary school, have good passes in maths and science, ...

  6. Cathay Pacific clears in-flight broadband for take-off

    Posted Jul 08th 2010, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... stations and provide some pay-per-view programming. Cathay Pacific and its wholly owned subsidiary, Dragonair, would be the first in Asia to use the Panasonic service, which is technically more ... Cathay Pacific and Dragonair will join the in-flight broadband revolution when wireless internet, cellphone and live television services become available on their combined fleet of 158 ...

  7. Cathay Pacific passenger numbers soar 88pc

    Posted Jul 10th 2003, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... The monthly increase is still half the figure from last year Cathay Pacific Airways' passenger numbers last month surged more than 88 per cent from May when the Sars outbreak was at its peak. Hong Kong's No1 airline said it carried 459,627 passengers last month compared with 243,976 in May. However, despite the big monthly increase, the figure was down 54.5 per cent ...

  8. Cathay Pacific chief hints at more cost-cutting, citing fuel prices

    Posted Sep 10th 2008, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... The chief executive of Cathay Pacific has hinted at deeper cost-cutting, saying high fuel prices and a global recession threatened to have a severe impact on Hong Kong's flagship ... the recent fall in oil prices had not eased the pressure on Cathay Pacific, which earlier this summer announced its first losses since 2003. Added to this, Mr Tyler said, there had been a softening ...

  9. Cathay Pacific helps event take off

    Posted Dec 06th 2008, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Before becoming an official sponsor of the Hong Kong International Races in 2004, Cathay Pacific was the official carrier for the event the year before. James Barrington, director of sales and marketing, Cathay Pacific Airways, said that the event helped to spread the Hong Kong name across the globe. Why does Cathay Pacific continue to sponsor the Hong Kong International Races? ...

  10. Cathay Pacific, Dragonair chase Shanghai cargo rights

    Posted Sep 21st 2004, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling Hong Kong's two biggest airlines have applied to the government for new route allocations to fly all-cargo services to Shanghai in line with the rights won in this month's air-services agreement with the mainland. Cathay Pacific Airways and Hong Kong Dragon Airlines (Dragonair) would not reveal yesterday how many frequencies available from October 21 ...




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