Ex-PM Mahathir criticises Malaysia Airlines takeover – gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comKuala Lumpur: Influential former prime minister Mahathir Mohammad on Tuesday criticised the takeover of crisis-hit Malaysia Airlines by the country’s sovereign wealth fund as a recipe for more losses by…

State Fund Khazanah To Take Over Malaysia Airlines – Aviation International News

Aviation International NewsIn a move to ensure the viability of Malaysia Airlines, the country’s sovereign wealth fund, Khazanah Nasional Berhad, has stepped in with $430 million rescue plan to delist…

Malaysia Airlines Leans on Social Media After Twin Tragedies – Adweek

AdweekAs Malaysia Airlines struggles to stay aloft following the mysterious disappearance of Flight 370 over the Indian Ocean and the downing of Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine, the airline’s Facebook…

Ex-PM Mahathir criticises Malaysia Airlines takeover – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia“Khazanah has been in full control of Malaysia Airlines all this time. And all this time Malaysia Airlines has been bleeding profusely,” Dr Mahathir, prime minister from 1981-2003,…

Ex-PM Mahathir criticises Malaysia Airlines takeover – Yahoo!7 News

Yahoo!7 NewsKuala Lumpur (AFP) – Influential former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday criticised the takeover of crisis-hit Malaysia Airlines by the country’s sovereign wealth fund as a recipe for…

Dutch Investigators Leave Malaysia Airlines MH17 Crash Site – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comDutch Safety Board investigators given few opportunities to visit the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash site in Ukraine are being pulled from the country, with the organization saying there is little…

Malaysia Airlines shares soar on nationalisation plan – The Independent

The IndependentShares in the airline had plunged by 40% over the previous nine months, with analysts warning the company could run out of money as early as next year’s first…

Malaysia Airlines: First MH17 crash report ‘in weeks’ says Dutch investigators – Economic Times

Economic TimesThe deteriorating security situation prevented crash investigators under the OVV’s leadership from reaching the remote site, although Dutch, Australian and Malaysian forensic experts did reach the area to look…

AirAsia’s business friendly flex deal adds to Malaysia Airlines woes – Crikey (blog)

AirAsia’s business friendly flex deal adds to Malaysia Airlines woesCrikey (blog)Today’s official launching of Air Asia’s Premium Flex deal could be seen as a brutal reminder to the renationalised Malaysia…

Malaysia Airlines’ painful fight for its future – BBC News

BBC NewsMalaysia Airlines has joined the unenviable list of national carriers forced into a painful restructuring. Two disasters this year have left the airline fighting for its future. With the…

Malaysia Airlines Shares Resume Trading Today – Bloomberg

Malaysia Airlines Shares Resume Trading TodayBloombergAug. 11 (Bloomberg) –- Bloomberg’s Haslinda Amin reports on Malaysia Airlines shares to begin trading again as the company prepares to be taken private. She…

Malaysia Airlines’ shares up on takeover offer – Channel News Asia

Channel News AsiaKUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) on Monday (Aug 11) rose as much as 10.4 per cent after state investment fund Khazanah Nasional said it will take…

Desperate steps to revive failing Malaysia Airlines – New Zealand Herald

New Zealand HeraldPhoto / AP. Haemorrhaging cash after almost unfathomable double disasters that killed 537 people, Malaysia Airlines will be brought back under the wing of the Malaysian Government as…

Malaysia Airlines on last flight to survival – Financial Times

Financial TimesMalaysia Airlines has consistently won awards for in-flight service. The fact that its satay has been voted the best “signature dish” of any airline is a point of pride.…

Malaysia buys out 30% of shares – Times Record News

Times Record NewsBEIJING — Saying Malaysia Airlines needs a “complete overhaul” following two devastating air disasters, the Malaysian government’s strategic investment fund on Friday proposed buying out the approximately 30…

Malaysia Airlines to be delisted after €320m offer – Irish Independent

Irish IndependentMalaysia Airlines has grappled with increased competition and higher costs even before Flight 370 vanished, as low-cost rivals flooded the region with planes and drove down fares. Restructure. “By…

Malaysia Airlines to be nationalised in bid to rescue company after MH17 and … – Daily Mail

Daily MailCrisis and risk management experts suggested the government should bring in new management to the company – possibly from outside Malaysia – as Korean Air and Garuda Indonesia did…

Horrifying question for MH17 families – NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auFamily members will be awarded a US$50,000 compensation payout — on top of the $5000 given for emergency expenses by Malaysia Airlines as part-compensation by the airline. The final compensation…

Following Disasters, Malaysia Airlines Considers Brand Overhaul – Forbes

ForbesFew companies can survive the the negative impact of a disaster — let alone two — but Malaysia Airlines is going to try. Following the loss of two aircraft in…

Overhauling Malaysia Airlines: What could struggling carrier look like 5 years … – Calgary Herald

Calgary HeraldA Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 plane sits on tarmac at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. Malaysia’s state investment company said Friday it plans…

Malaysian Airlines Gives $5000 to Families of MH17 Victims – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comMalaysia Airlines is offering $5,000 to the families of each passenger and crew member who perished aboard Flight MH17. In a statement issued Saturday, the airline said its primary focus…

Complete overhaul planned for Malaysia Airlines – Irish Times

Complete overhaul planned for Malaysia AirlinesIrish TimesMalaysia’s state investment company plans to make Malaysia Airlines fully government owned, removing it from the country’s stock exchange before carrying out a far-reaching…

Crisis-hit Malaysia Airlines faces ‘complete overhaul’ – Al Jazeera America

Crisis-hit Malaysia Airlines faces ‘complete overhaul’Al Jazeera AmericaMalaysia Airlines will be taken over by the country’s state investment fund and de-listed, as part of plans announced Friday for a “complete…

State moves to delist Malaysia Airlines at a cost of RM1.4 billion – Channel News Asia

Channel News AsiaKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines will be taken over by a state investment fund under plans announced Friday, ahead of a “complete overhaul” aimed at saving the company from…

Government takeover, ‘overhaul’ of Malaysia Airlines planned – Los Angeles Times

Government takeover, ‘overhaul’ of Malaysia Airlines plannedLos Angeles TimesSaying Malaysia Airlines needs a “complete overhaul” following two devastating air disasters, the Malaysian government’s strategic investment fund on Friday proposed buying…

Malaysia Airlines to Be Taken Over by Government – New York Times

New York TimesBANGKOK — Mired in debt and reeling from two aircraft disasters this year, Malaysia Airlines will be fully taken over by the government as a prelude to a…

Malaysia Airlines to be privatised after plane disasters – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldMalaysia Airline System Bhd. will be privatised as part of a restructuring plan to keep the carrier in business after its two plane disasters this year. The carrier…

Malaysia Airlines: State fund proposes takeover – BBC News

BBC NewsMalaysia’s state investment firm Khazanah Nasional has proposed a “complete overhaul” of troubled national carrier Malaysia Airlines. Khazanah wants to buy the shares it does not already own in…

State fund to take over Malaysia Airlines – Sky News Australia

Sky News AustraliaMalaysia Airlines will be taken over by a state investment fund ahead of a ‘complete overhaul’ aimed at saving the company from oblivion. Khazanah Nasional, which already owns…

Malaysia Airlines Set for Buyout, Restructure – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalKUALA LUMPUR—Malaysia’s state investment firm on Friday unveiled plans to take Malaysia Airlines private, the first step to restructure the flag carrier hit by the loss of two…

Malaysia Airlines to be delisted in Govt takeover – New Zealand Herald

Malaysia Airlines to be delisted in Govt takeoverNew Zealand HeraldMalaysia’s state investment company plans to remove struggling Malaysia Airlines from the stock exchange, making it fully state-owned before a far-reaching…

Share Trading in Malaysia Airlines Suspended – ABC News

Share Trading in Malaysia Airlines SuspendedABC NewsTrading in shares of Malaysia Airlines was suspended Friday ahead of an announcement by the carrier, which is reeling financially after being hit by…

After Losing 2 Passenger Jets, Malaysia Airlines Suspends Trading And Plans … – Huffington Post

After Losing 2 Passenger Jets, Malaysia Airlines Suspends Trading And Plans …Huffington PostKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s state investment company says it wants to remove struggling Malaysia Airlines from…

Malaysia Airlines shares suspended – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldA Malaysia Airlines jet was shot down in Ukraine in July, four months after Flight 370 en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur vanished. Malaysia Airlines, which racked…

Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: First Malaysian victim identified – The Straits Times

The Straits TimesPETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Three weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down with 298 people on board, the first Malaysian victim may have…