Deutsche Lufthansa AG (LHAG.DE)
18 Aug 2017
BERLIN, Aug 19 Air Berlin has spoken with more than 10 parties interested in parts of the insolvent carrier and expects its assets will be divided up amongst two or three buyers, its chief executive told a German paper.
BERLIN, Aug 19 A takeover of insolvent German airline Air Berlin as a whole to keep it operating will not be possible, German deputy economy minister Matthias Machnig said on Saturday, pouring cold water on an airline investor's approach.
LONDON European travel stocks fell sharply on Friday after the van attack in tourist hotspot Barcelona.
* Kingspan Group jumps after results (Adds detail, updates prices at close)
VIENNA Austrian holiday airline Niki's 850 employees braced for a bumpy ride as insolvent parent Air Berlin began talks on Friday to sell its assets before it runs out of cash.
* Labour bosses say Niki's August wages will be 'litmus test'
LONDON, Aug 18 European travel stocks fell sharply in early trading on Friday after a deadly attack in tourist hotspot Barcelona, with investors also increasingly concerned the Trump administration was fraying at the seams.
FRANKFURT, Aug 17 Airline entrepreneur Hans Rudolf Woehrl is interested in insolvent Air Berlin, a spokeswoman for his company INTRO-Verwaltungs GmbH told Reuters, responding to a media report saying he was planning a bid.
BERLIN/FRANKFURT A first round of formal talks for the sale of insolvent German airline Air Berlin's assets will be held with its bigger local rival Lufthansa on Friday, ahead of other prospective bidders, a senior labour union official said.
* Transport minister wants most assets to go to Lufthansa (Releads on first formal talks)