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Air Asia and British Airways considering C919



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST May 26, 2017


The short-haul fleet of British Airways is currently comprised of Airbus aircraft like this one. Photo credit - Pixabay   Air Asia and British Airways have both been reported to be considering adding China's latest aircraft...

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Chinese cruise market sails past UK



BUSINESS, CHINA , UK, TRAVEL May 24, 2017


China's market for cruise holidays in continuing to grow. Photo credit - Pixabay   More Chinese people went on cruise holidays on 2017 than British people.   This is the first time that there have been more Chinese t...

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Three freight companies increase use of China-Europe rail



BUSINESS, CHINA , TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST May 23, 2017


The use of rail freight between China and Europe is increasing at a rapid pace. Photo credit - Pixabay.   Three leading freight companies have announced plans to increase their usage of rail services between China and Europ...

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Hainan to the rescue for Alitalia?



BUSINESS, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST May 22, 2017


One of Alitalia's ageing fleet of Airbus A321 aircraft. Photo credit - Pixabay   China's Hainan Airlines, part of the HNA group, has emerged as a potential buyer for Italy's flag carrier, Alitalia.   The Italian airl...

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China's COMAC could invest in Canada's Bombardier



TECHNOLOGY, BUSINESS, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST May 19, 2017


A Bombardier C-Series of Swiss International Airlines. Photo credit - Pixabay   Chinese aircraft manufacturer COMAC may choose to invest in Bombardier of Canada.   That's according to a report by Business Insider, wh...

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