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March 12, 2018 4:58 AM AirAsia commits to building digital portfolio

Earlier this month, Fernandes reaffirmed the group would dispose of its non-core assets and focus on core operations. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 12 — AirAsia Bhd is set to build its digital portfolio as part of an expansion plan, said Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Tan Sri Tony Fernandes. “AirAsia will deliver another sale as promised. There 54

March 8, 2018 2:37 AM Wealth of tycoons on 2018 Forbes Malaysia Rich List soars

SINGAPORE: The wealth of tycoons on the 2018 Forbes Malaysia Rich List soared over the past year. A 6.6% rise in the Kuala Lumpur Composite Index over the past year and a 13.1% appreciation in the ringgit's value against the dollar helped boost most of the tycoons' fortunes. Overall, 34 listees saw their wealth increase while only six experienced a decline 43

March 5, 2018 7:52 AM Fernandes not resigning, says AirAsia

AirAsia denies a hoax story of Group CEO Tan Sri Tony Fernandes (pic) resigning to join the tech sector. ― Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, March 5 — AirAsia has strongly denied news that AirAsia Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and AirAsia X Co-Group CEO, Tan Sri Tony Fernandes is resigning to enter the financial technology sector. In a statement 35

March 5, 2018 7:05 AM AirAsia denies hoax report on co-founder Tony Fernandes' resignation

PETALING JAYA: AirAsia strongly denies claims that AirAsia Group CEO and AirAsia X Co-Group CEO Tan Sri Tony Fernandes will be resigning to enter the financial technology sector. Members of the public and media are advised to disregard screenshots of a hoax CNN story entitled "Tony Fernandes Leaves Air Asia, Jumps On Financial Tech" circulating on social 33

March 1, 2018 3:14 AM AirAsia sells aircraft portfolio for US$1.18b

AirAsia Bhd is selling its aircraft leasing operations for US$1.18 billion to firms managed by BBAM Limited Partnership. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 1 — AirAsia Bhd, Malaysia's flagship budget airline, said today it has agreed to sell its aircraft leasing operations for US$1.18 billion (RM4.6 billion) to firms managed by BBAM Limited Partnership 32

February 28, 2018 4:46 PM Nazri lauds tourism industry players at awards

PUTRAJAYA: The 20th edition of the Malaysia Tourism Awards, here, today, saw industry players and captains lauded for their significant contributions towards the country's tourism sector. Tourism and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz said the awards serves to acknowledge industry and media partners for their outstanding contribution 21

February 28, 2018 3:12 AM AirAsia slips 6.7% in early trade on lower Q4 net earnings

PETALING JAYA: Shares of AirAsia Bhd fell as much as 6.7% this morning after its fourth-quarter net earnings dropped 19.9%. At 10.50am, its stock was down by 24 sen or 5.4% to RM4.22 on some 15.63 million shares done. Yesterday the low-cost carrier announced that a net profit of RMRM372.65 million for the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2017, lower than the RM465.32 million 24

February 26, 2018 6:23 AM AirAsia plane makes emergency landing at Okinawa

None of the 379 passengers and crew members aboard the AirAsia X flight bound for Kuala Lumpur were injured in the emergency landing by the Malaysian budget carrier. — Reuters picTOKYO, Feb 26 — An AirAsia aircraft made an emergency landing today at Okinawa’s Naha Airport because of engine trouble, China’s Xinhua news agency quoted Japan’s Ministry of Transport 19

February 22, 2018 3:50 AM Fernandes praises AAX’s great results

AirAsia X Bhd’s co-founder and co-group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes. — Reuters picPETALING JAYA, Feb 22 — AirAsia X Bhd’s (AAX) co-founder and co-group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes expressed his excitement on social media yesterday over the carrier’s financial performance last year. For the fourth quarter, the company’s 26

February 22, 2018 2:14 AM AirAsia X shares most active on stronger results

AirAsia X Bhd’s net profit for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2017 surged to RM98.89 million from RM44.84 million in 2016 while revenue rose to RM4.56 billion from RM3.90 billion previously. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 22 — AirAsia X Bhd’s (AAX) shares rose and became the most active in early trade today, after announcing a strong financial performance 23