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Businesses still holding back on travel despite new green lanes

EVEN as Singapore works to establish essential business travel arrangements with other countries, the take-up rate among local businesses may be limited by the onerous application and approval...

DHL Express pumps 750m euros into Asia-Pacific amid e-commerce surge

DHL Express will invest some 690 million euros (S$1.1 billion) over the next two years to build new facilities or expand existing ones in its key growth markets of Australia, Japan, Hong Kong and...

SingPost's recovery hobbled by reduced airfreight capacity: analysts

ANALYSTS from CGS-CIMB and DBS Group Research said in separate reports that Singapore Post's (SingPost) recovery from the coronavirus pandemic will depend on how quickly the aviation industry can...

Government grants cut SIAEC's H1 loss from S$114m to S$19m

SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC), the maintenance arm of Singapore Airlines, swung into a net loss of S$19 million in the first half of its financial year, the mainboard-listed company said in an...

SIAEC records net loss of S$19m in H1, Covid-19 impact cushioned by govt grants

SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC), the maintenance arm of Singapore Airlines, swung into a net loss of S$19 million the first half of its financial year, the mainboard-listed company said in an...

Iata renews calls for goverment relief measures to sustain airlines

AIRLINES around the world have been unable to slash their costs sufficiently to neutralise severe cash burn to avoid bankruptcies and save jobs in 2021, and their revenues next year will likely...

Airlines running out of cash, need more govt aid to avoid layoffs, bankruptcies: Iata

AIRLINES around the world have been unable to slash their costs sufficiently to neutralise severe cash burn to avoid bankruptcies and save jobs in 2021, and their revenues next year will likely...

Taking flight: How private jets are picking up where commercial airlines were left grounded

TO SAY 2020 has been a turbulent year for aviation is putting it mildly. But while business and leisure travel dropped off a cliff early in the year, it soon emerged that there was urgent demand...

Singapore-HK air travel bubble could see pent-up demand if it matches holiday season

SINGAPORE'S proposed air travel bubble (ATB) with Hong Kong could spark keen interest from travellers, especially if takes off in time for the year-end holidays, travel agencies say.

SIA's September cargo load factor improves on reduced capacity

SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA) continues to report strong cargo load factor for September as capacity contraction outpaced decline in cargo traffic.

Singapore Airlines adds seats, new dates for meals on A-380 restaurant

NATIONAL carrier Singapore Airlines (SIA) has added two new dates and more seats to existing days for its Restaurant A380@Changi dining experience.