Deutsche Lufthansa AG (LHAG.DE)
Tue, Sep 11 2018
* AUGUST NUMBER OF PASSENGERS RISES BY 10.0 PERCENT YEAR-ON-YEAR
LONDON/PARIS, Aug 23 British Airways and Air France said on Thursday they would halt flights to Iran from September for business reasons, months after U.S. President Donald Trump announced he would re-impose sanctions on Tehran.
* SAYS JULY CARGO DEMAND IN REVENUE TONNE-KILOMETRES DOWN 2.9 PERCENT (NOT UP 2.0 PERCENT)
BERLIN Lufthansa raised its ticket price forecasts for the rest of 2018 on Tuesday as the demise of rival Air Berlin drove demand on German and North Atlantic routes, lifting its shares.
* Shares jump 7 percent (Adds comment on ATC, weather disruption)
* CFO SAYS STILL NOT SEEING ANY IMPACT ON CARGO BUSINESS FROM TRADE TENSIONS
BERLIN, July 31 Lufthansa said it was more positive on ticket prices for the rest of the year after it reported slightly better than expected profit for the second quarter of the year.
BERLIN A court in Britain will start proceedings on Nov. 19 in a case between Lufthansa and Laudamotion over leasing contracts, Lufthansa said on Friday.
BERLIN Lufthansa remains interested in a restructured Alitalia [CAITLA.UL] and its position has not changed after Italy said this week it wanted a majority stake in the airline under government control.
VIENNA Austrian leisure airline Laudamotion said on Monday it had always paid its bills for planes leased from Lufthansa in full and on time, rejecting allegations made by the German rival.