Air Canada (AC.TO)
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.
MONTREAL, TAIPEI Taiwan's foreign ministry has asked Air Canada for a "speedy correction" following the airline's decision to list Taipei, the capital of Taiwan, as a part of China on its booking website, according to a statement from the ministry on Tuesday.
BRIEF-American Express Canada Says Reached Agreement With Aimia And Air Canada To Extend Agreement To Remain Payments Card Partner
* AMERICAN EXPRESS CANADA - REACHED AGREEMENT WITH AIMIA AND AIR CANADA TO EXTEND AGREEMENT TO REMAIN PAYMENTS CARD PARTNER IN AEROPLAN REWARDS PROGRAM
MONTREAL, May 10 WestJet Airlines pilots voted on Thursday in favor of staging a possible strike, although they agreed to avoid any disruptive job action during Canada's busy Victoria Day holiday weekend starting May 19, their union said in a statement.
BRIEF-Air Canada advises customers of cancellations and delays due to windstorm affecting Toronto-Pearson
* AIR CANADA ADVISES CUSTOMERS OF CANCELLATIONS AND DELAYS DUE TO THE WINDSTORM AFFECTING TORONTO-PEARSON
* SAYS EXPECTS STRONG YEAR-OVER-YEAR REVENUE GROWTH IN Q2- CONF CALL Further company coverage:
Air Canada reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss on Monday as the carrier flew more passengers and fares were higher on average.
April 30 Air Canada, the country's largest carrier, reported a bigger quarterly loss on Monday as higher fuel costs offset a rise in traffic.