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Oasis Hong Kong Airlines

Carrier plans to dump HK-London cash-guzzler

Hong Kong Airlines is set to terminate its cash-guzzling, all-business-class service between Hong Kong and London from next month.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:11pm

HK$888 'as low as we go' for HK-Osaka

Budget carrier Peach Aviation has said its cheapest one-way fare of HK$888 between Hong Kong and Osaka is the best it can offer for now as both cities are expensive to operate in for low-cost players.

15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Kazakhstan service a first for HK

A central Asian airline headed by a former senior executive from Cathay Pacific Airways is set to start direct flights by the middle of the year between Kazakhstan and Hong Kong.

Air Astana will become the first carrier to inaugurate a twice-weekly service between the heart of central Asia and the city when flights are launched by June.

6 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Flying into the unknown

The first passenger flight of the 787 Dreamliner, Boeing's first new aircraft in 16 years, greeted the smoggy Hong Kong skyline yesterday after leaving the blue skies of Tokyo earlier in the day.

27 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

More Japan flights from United Continental

Newly formed US airline giant United Continental will add a leg between Hong Kong and Narita from October 31 in a move to strengthen its share of the trans-Pacific market.

21 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

UNITS SNAPPED UP

Macau's latest top-class residential development, One Oasis Phase 2 - South Residence, has opened for public sales. A statement from the developers says 350 units were sold before the public release.

The development is by Hong Kong-listed ITC Properties, Linkeast Investments, Nan Fung Group, ARCH Capital and Success Universe Group.

5 May 2011 - 12:00am

Feedback on airline licences under review

The government is studying different views on proposed changes to the way licences are issued to local airlines for new services and routes following a consultation this year.

4 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

What a racket

For the second time in a year I have moved flats, afraid that, if I didn't, I would join the growing ranks of Hong Kong's mentally disturbed. I exaggerate only slightly in saying that, in the past year, I have been slowly going crazy. A year ago, I took refuge in what seemed like a quiet flat on a Wan Chai side street.

24 May 2010 - 12:00am

Water Oasis earmarks HK$20m for growth

Hong Kong-listed skin-care product seller Water Oasis said it would pour about 60 per cent of its capital expenditure this year into the mainland as the country is relatively less affected by the economic downturn.

19 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

Oasis creditors may not get a cent after breakup of the airline

12 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Founder hopeful about Oasis' future

The founder and former chairman of budget carrier Oasis Hong Kong Airlines remains hopeful about its prospects, saying the company has been in talks with potential buyers.

Oasis, the world's first budget long-haul airline, went into provisional liquidation last month. About 700 staff lost their jobs and around 50,000 passengers were affected.

5 May 2008 - 12:00am

Hundreds of Oasis staff attend job fair

Hundreds of former Oasis staff yesterday flocked to a career fair where more than 1,800 aviation jobs were on offer.

The recruitment drive by a labour union in To Kwa Wan comes after almost 700 Oasis Hong Kong Airlines workers were sacked on Friday of last week when the company's provisional liquidator, accounting firm KPMG, ran out of funds.

26 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Political Animal

Stranded British consul finds oasis at Virgin

24 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Founder apologises over Oasis collapse

Oasis Hong Kong Airlines' founder and former chairman expressed deep regret yesterday for its passengers, staff and commercial partners, and said several investors were still interested in acquiring the low-cost carrier.

21 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Axed Oasis staff seek HK$10m

Jobless former Oasis employees are seeking more than HK$10 million in back pay and salaries in lieu of notice through the Protection of Wages on Insolvency Fund.

20 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

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