Air China Ltd (601111.SS)
19 Jun 2018
BEIJING/SHANGHAI Air Canada and Air China Ltd entered a joint venture on Wednesday, with the Canadian carrier saying the deal would significantly increase its presence in the Chinese market which is set to be the world's largest by 2022.
* Airlines say they will expand commercial collaboration on routes
BEIJING, June 6 Air China Ltd and Air Canada on Wednesday said they will sign a joint venture agreement, marking the Chinese state airline's first such deal with a North American carrier.
SHANGHAI State carrier Air China will resume regular flights between Beijing and Pyongyang on Wednesday, a company official said, as diplomatic relations improve between China and North Korea.
* U.S., North Korean officials preparing to meet on June 12 (Updates with context, background on upcoming US-N.Korea meeting)
SHANGHAI, June 5 State carrier Air China will resume regular flights between Beijing and Pyongyang on Wednesday, a company official said, with the resumption occurring at a time of improving relations between China and North Korea.
SHANGHAI China will ease its near decade-old "one route, one airline" policy for Chinese airlines, the country's aviation regulator said on Monday, allowing for increased competition on long-haul international routes.
SHANGHAI Air China reported a higher quarterly net profit on Thursday, which it said was helped by a strengthening yuan and improved passenger and cargo volumes.
SHANGHAI, April 26 Air China reported a higher quarterly net profit on Thursday, which it said was helped by a strengthening yuan and improved passenger and cargo volumes.
* Senior exec says keeping close eye on China's new oil futures (Adds exec comments, share price)