Air Canada (AC.TO)
22 Jun 2018
Wed, Jun 6 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.
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.
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.
* AIR CANADA CONTINUES TO EXPECT POSITIVE FREE CASH FLOW IN RANGE OF $250 MILLION TO $500 MILLION IN 2018