Tag: Tony Fernandes

Air Asia establishes global venture capital fund
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Air Asia establishes global venture capital fund

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

AirAsia's digital venture arm, RedBeat Ventures, announced it is establishing a global venture capital fund, RedBeat Capital, alongside a strategic ... Read More

Perth – Lombok on Air Asia is great news for Indonesia Tourism
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Perth – Lombok on Air Asia is great news for Indonesia Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 28, 2019

After the 2018 earthquake creating a big challenge to the Indonesian Travel and Tourism Industry on the Island of Lombok, ... Read More

Shaved legs, tight skirt, lipstick – Sir Richard Branson works AirAsia flight
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Shaved legs, tight skirt, lipstick – Sir Richard Branson works AirAsia flight

editor editor- May 13, 2013

Sir Richard Branson was a "trolley dolly" with attitude as he flashed some freshly-shaved leg while working for rival airline ... Read More

Tony Fernandes may buy Virgin Atlantic
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Tony Fernandes may buy Virgin Atlantic

editor editor- December 27, 2010

LONDON, England - The chief executive of Malaysia's AirAsia is considering a possible takeover bid for British airline Virgin Atlantic, ... Read More

Tony Fernandes named Airline CEO of 2009
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Tony Fernandes named Airline CEO of 2009

editor editor- November 30, 2009

India-origin Tony Fernandes has been named as the Airline CEO of the Year 2009, by Jane's Transport Finance magazine, for ... Read More

AirAsia’s grand terminal plans fly into storm clouds
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AirAsia’s grand terminal plans fly into storm clouds

editor editor- January 30, 2009

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (eTN) - Could the chorus of voices against AirAsia's grand design of being an airport operator signal ... Read More

Airports of Thailand increasingly under fire, as Tourism Authority of Thailand woes airlines
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Airports of Thailand increasingly under fire, as Tourism Authority of Thailand woes airlines

editor editor- December 18, 2008

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - The occupation of both Bangkok airports for a week continues to generate harsh criticism and incomprehension ... Read More

AirAsia X opens a new era for low-cost travel in Europe
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AirAsia X opens a new era for low-cost travel in Europe

editor editor- December 11, 2008

AirAsia X, the long haul subsidiary of low-cost carrier AirAsia, announced with much fanfare in London the launching of a ... Read More

Executive Talks:  Strong expansion is the best way to cope with high fuel prices, AirAsia exec says
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Executive Talks: Strong expansion is the best way to cope with high fuel prices, AirAsia exec says

editor editor- June 16, 2008

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (eTN) - As world aviation enters shaky times with jumping fuel prices, many airlines start to struggle ... Read More

Aviation is ‘not such a good business’
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Aviation is ‘not such a good business’

editor editor- April 30, 2008

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (eTN) - The Airline Distribution 2008 Conference went on as scheduled last week despite no-show speakers. Held ... Read More

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Singapore – KL budget flights: pie in the sky – or pie in the face?

editor editor- January 16, 2008

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (eTN) - Come February 1, low cost travel on a normal "shuttle" flight between Kuala Lumpur and ... Read More