Tag: mergers

Global tourism & leisure industry deals total $3.8 billion in February 2020
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Global tourism & leisure industry deals total $3.8 billion in February 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 7, 2020

Total tourism & leisure industry M&A (mergers & acquisitions) deals in February 2020 worth $3.8 billion were announced globally. The ... Read More

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics
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Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics

editor editor- June 11, 2019

“Over 5,000 associations are headquartered in the Greater DC area. They are a significant segment of the meetings industry, making ... Read More

Airbus announces senior leadership changes
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Airbus announces senior leadership changes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

Airbus SE has appointed Antoine Bouvier, 59, Head of Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions and Public Affairs, effective 1 June 2019. ... Read More

Bombardier appoints new Senior VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
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Bombardier appoints new Senior VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Bombardier today announced the appointment of Steeve Robitaille as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Bombardier Inc., effective ... Read More

Chorus Aviation announces executive realignment
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Chorus Aviation announces executive realignment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

Chorus Aviation Inc. announced today executive appointments to support its growth and diversification strategies. These appointments provide the expertise and ... Read More

Airbus reports strong Full-Year 2018 results, delivers on guidance
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Airbus reports strong Full-Year 2018 results, delivers on guidance

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- February 14, 2019

Strong 2018 performance, guidance delivered Revenues € 64 billion; EBIT Adjusted € 5.8 billion; Free Cash Flow Before M&A and ... Read More

Czech Airlines Technics welcomes new Board of Directors member
People in Travel & Tourism

Czech Airlines Technics welcomes new Board of Directors member

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

Czech Airlines Technics (CSAT), a daughter company of Prague Airport, which provides aircraft repair and maintenance services, has appointed a ... Read More

Opportunity for tourism investors
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Opportunity for tourism investors

editor editor- December 20, 2018

The very first luxury travel enterprise in Vietnam is going to IPO. Read More

Power of People proves popular for upcoming BestCities Global Forum in Bogota
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Power of People proves popular for upcoming BestCities Global Forum in Bogota

editor editor- December 3, 2018

Leaders will hold talks, workshops, and programs while also learning about the region and culture of Latin America at the BestCities ... Read More

Lufthansa: Increase in international airline mergers inevitable
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Lufthansa: Increase in international airline mergers inevitable

editor editor- August 26, 2010

Deutsche Lufthansa AG, the German airline that acquired three European carriers last year, said industry mergers combining partners from different ... Read More

Passengers still annoyed with airlines
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Passengers still annoyed with airlines

editor editor- July 15, 2010

WASHINGTON - Once again, it's open season on airlines. Read More

Airline mantra: Merge, fail, repeat
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Airline mantra: Merge, fail, repeat

editor editor- April 28, 2010

Albert Einstein once defined insanity as “doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” Read More

Richard Anderson: Completing airline merger has become harder
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Richard Anderson: Completing airline merger has become harder

editor editor- April 21, 2010

ATLANTA - Delta CEO Richard Anderson said it has become harder to complete an airline merger. Read More

Flight attendants are pressing DOT to ensure American jobs are protected
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Flight attendants are pressing DOT to ensure American jobs are protected

editor editor- July 3, 2009

Flight attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO (AFA-CWA) at United Airlines, are pressing the DOT to ensure ... Read More

US Air CEO: Mergers needed in recession
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US Air CEO: Mergers needed in recession

editor editor- March 25, 2009

The recession, which has eroded travel demand and punished U.S. Read More

Mergers, fuel surcharges, open skies agreements – debate the future of flying
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Mergers, fuel surcharges, open skies agreements – debate the future of flying

editor editor- October 3, 2008

The airline industry continues to generate headline news; the 2008 World Travel Market Airline Program will explore the burning issues ... Read More

World airlines face harsh reality: consolidate or perish
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World airlines face harsh reality: consolidate or perish

editor editor- September 15, 2008

Air New Qantas? Singapore Virgin? Air Tiger X? The idea of super carriers ruling the skies has been talked about ... Read More

Why airline mergers don’t fly
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Why airline mergers don’t fly

editor editor- June 5, 2008

Throughout the current debate about the future of the airline industry there has been one constant refrain: the airlines must ... Read More

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Do airline deals favor Boeing or Airbus?

editor editor- May 14, 2008

Among the assets US Airways would bring to a merger is one that its potential partner totally lacks - an ... Read More

Pilot seniority takes a long time to work out
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Pilot seniority takes a long time to work out

editor editor- March 5, 2008

TEMPE, Ariz. — Few, if any, CEOs have been bigger boosters of airline consolidation than US Airways chief Doug Parker. ... Read More

Pilots’ battles over seniority play havoc with airline mergers
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Pilots’ battles over seniority play havoc with airline mergers

editor editor- February 28, 2008

Merger talks between Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines have been held up for a couple of weeks while pilots ... Read More

Machinists union says it will oppose mergers
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Machinists union says it will oppose mergers

editor editor- February 26, 2008

NEW YORK - The union that represents baggage handlers and ticket agents at Northwest and other airlines says it will ... Read More

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Airline changes may cut choices

editor editor- February 20, 2008

Boston area air travelers could be in for some turbulence if the airline industry experiences a wave of consolidations, which ... Read More

What China can learn from U.S. airline consolidation
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What China can learn from U.S. airline consolidation

editor editor- February 19, 2008

The normally astute (and often erudite) BusinessWeek falters a tad in analyzing the value of the coming wave of airline ... Read More

Priceline, Orbitz wary of airline M&A
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Priceline, Orbitz wary of airline M&A

editor editor- February 13, 2008

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Online travel agents could feel the pinch from airline consolidation, as deals combining the largest U.S. ... Read More

JetBlue would gain from airline mergers, CEO says
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JetBlue would gain from airline mergers, CEO says

editor editor- February 12, 2008

JetBlue Airways Corp. chief executive officer Dave Barger said airline mergers would benefit JetBlue and other U.S. carriers by limiting ... Read More

A Wave of matchups on deck for airlines?
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A Wave of matchups on deck for airlines?

editor editor- February 10, 2008

The Delta-Northwest combination inching toward completion would create a new world leader, leapfrogging American Airlines and the Air France-KLM tandem ... Read More

House panel chairman vows to fight airline mergers, hold hearings
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House panel chairman vows to fight airline mergers, hold hearings

editor editor- January 30, 2008

The Democratic chairman of a key House committee pledged a vigorous effort to slow or stop, if possible, a proposed ... Read More

Airline execs eye consolidation
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Airline execs eye consolidation

editor editor- January 27, 2008

PHOENIX — As U.S. airlines pressure each other with low fares, executives are keeping an eye on consolidation efforts as ... Read More

Honeymoon is over for new Delta CEO Anderson
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Honeymoon is over for new Delta CEO Anderson

editor editor- January 27, 2008

Many newly minted CEOs enjoy a brief honeymoon with their companies — a laid-back chance to kick the tires and ... Read More

Airline mergers are for suckers
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Airline mergers are for suckers

editor editor- January 18, 2008

The theory at places like Delta is that airline mergers build stronger companies more likely to weather economic downturns. That ... Read More

Mergers benefit airlines; shame about the fliers
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Mergers benefit airlines; shame about the fliers

editor editor- January 16, 2008

Some corporate mergers have little effect on customers. But when big airlines merge, it changes life for travelers, leading to ... Read More

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