Malaysia Airlines aircraft at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo: EPA

Mahathir Mohamad weighs shutdown or sale of national carrier Malaysia Airlines

  • The prime minister said shutting down the national airline would be “a very serious matter” but he was weighing up the options
  • Sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional, which took over Malaysia Airlines in 2014, has demanded the carrier come up with a strategic plan to compete
Topic |   Malaysia

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Malaysia Airlines aircraft at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo: EPA
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The Lucky Air flight was delayed for two hours. Photo: Weibo

Passengers ground Chinese flight by throwing ‘lucky’ coins at plane – yet again

  • Incident is the fourth in two years, this time involving two women believed to be in their twenties
  • The ritual is believed to bring good luck, but in this case the passengers ended up in detention
Topic |   China Society

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The Lucky Air flight was delayed for two hours. Photo: Weibo
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