easyJet plc (EZJ.L)
15 Jun 2018
BERLIN, May 29 Lufthansa will not be investigated for market abuse over rising ticket prices following the collapse of local rival Air Berlin, the German cartel office said on Tuesday.
LONDON British low-cost airline easyJet expects profits to rise more than 30 percent this year as it benefits from strong travel demand and the collapse of some smaller rivals. | Video
* Shares rise 3 pct (Adds CEO comment, analyst comment, background, share price)
LONDON, May 15 British low-cost airline easyJet posted a narrower half-year pretax loss and guided that it expected revenue per seat to be positive in the second half of the year.
* UK, Italy areas of interest (Adds CEO comments on industry consolidation)
The following factors could affect Italian markets on Friday.
BRUSSELS Alitalia [CAITLA.UL] may have benefited from illegal state aid, EU antitrust regulators said in a preliminary view on Monday, after the Italian government provided the lossmaking airline with two loans worth 900 million euros ($1.1 billion) until it finds a buyer.
BRUSSELS, April 23 Alitalia may have benefited from illegal state aid, EU antitrust regulators said in a preliminary view on Monday, after the Italian government provided the lossmaking airline with two loans worth 900 million euros ($1.1 billion) until it finds a buyer.
* Walsh seen unlikely to make quick move for Norwegian - source
LONDON/BERLIN IAG's move on budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle may prove a shrewd move for the group led by Willie Walsh ahead of expected further turbulence in the European aviation industry.