Deutsche Lufthansa AG (LHAG.DE)
BERLIN, May 10 Lufthansa said passenger traffic in April jumped 25 percent in April and its planes flew at record load factors, boosted by the late timing of Easter this year and growth from Eurowings and Brussels Airlines.
* CFO optimistic about 2017 Frankfurt passenger target (Recasts with CFO comments on low cost growth)
FRANKFURT, May 8 The DAX top-30 index looked set to open 0.7 percent higher on Monday, according to premarket data from brokerage Lang & Schwarz at 0604 GMT.
HAMBURG, Germany Lufthansa has held talks with the Abu Dhabi government about the future of loss-making Air Berlin , its chief executive said on Friday, although debt and other obstacles to a takeover of its smaller rival remain.
* IAG CEO says would not create difficulties to consolidation (Adds comments from IAG CEO, Lufthansa shareholder)
* Ceo says does not currently plan ipo for budget unit eurowings Further company coverage:
HAMBURG, Germany, May 5 Lufthansa has held talks with Abu Dhabi about the future of loss-making Air Berlin, its chief executive said on Friday, but debt, costs and anti-trust issues remain obstacles to taking over the rest of its smaller rival.
FRANKFURT/BERLIN, May 5 The DAX top-30 index looked set to open 0.2 percent lower on Friday, according to premarket data from brokerage Lang & Schwarz at 0604 GMT.
Milan, May 2 - The following factors could affect Italian markets on Tuesday.
* Speculation Lufthansa will buy Air Berlin (Adds comments from CEO)