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AirAsia had earlier announced that it will buy Indonesian ride-hailing and payments firm Gojek's Thailand business in a stock swap

AirAsia to list online business in US; targets raising $300 mn

Jul 08, 2021

Mergers and acquisition activity and SPAC deals have surged in Asia, with Southeast Asia's largest ride-hailing and food delivery firm Grab heading for a U.S. listing via a hefty $40 billion merger with a SPAC

Aviation industry likely to come back to normal next year: AirAsia CEO

Jun 19, 2021

AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes also called for better government policies to avoid disruptions when travel resumed, and decisions on what would be required to open up borders, including documents needed to travel

COVID-19 crisis: AirAsia India extends free cancellation, rescheduling in lockdown-hit states

Jun 01, 2021

All AirAsia India guests who booked their flights before the announcement of the lockdown (in these states) can opt to cancel or change to another flight without incurring any change fees or cancellation charges, the airline said

Many airlines, including IndiGo and SpiceJet, have announced similar measures

AirAsia to waive change fees on tickets booked till May 15

Apr 18, 2021

Guests can now make unlimited changes for all bookings and changes made till 15 May 2021, irrespective of the travel dates, without incurring any flight change fees, AirAsia India's release stated

This is not the first time IndiGo has faced such a situation

IndiGo, AirAsia crack the whip against flyers flouting COVID-19 norms

Mar 19, 2021

IndiGo handed over the two passengers to airport police and has filed a police complaint against them

78.27 lakh domestic air travellers in Feb; IndiGo carried most passengers, says DGCA

Mar 18, 2021

While IndiGo carried 42.38 lakh passengers in February, a 54.2 per cent share of the total domestic market, SpiceJet flew 9.62 lakh passengers which is 12.3 per cent share of the market, according to data shared by the DGCA

AirAsia is planning to sell 32.67% of its stake in an Indian operation to majority shareholder Tata Sons for $37.7 million

AirAsia falls short of cash flow; to raise $113 mn via private placement

Jan 22, 2021

AirAsia says it will continue to explore other fundraising options or corporate proposals to improve group's financial performance in longer term

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Biz EOD: Tata to raise stake in AirAsia; COAI condemns attacks on Jio's towers; India slips in internet freedom

Dec 30, 2020

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Tata Group to buy 83.67% stake in AisAsia India

Tata Sons to acquire additional 32.67% stake in AirAsia India for $37.66 mn

Dec 29, 2020

Post stake sale, Malaysia's flagship budget carrier AirAsia Berhad's shareholding in AirAsia India will reduce to 16.33 per cent, while Tata Group's stake will rise to 83.67 per cent

Domestic airlines flew 63.54 lakh passengers in November

Domestic air passenger traffic grows 20.5% MoM in Nov, still down 51% from 2019 level

Dec 18, 2020

As per DGCA data, 63.54 lakh domestic passengers travelled by air in November, which was 20.54 per cent higher than the air passenger traffic recorded last month

Air India, the beleaguered national airline, has a lot of interests this time around, unlike in May 2018 when the first attempt to sell 76% stake in Air India failed to attract any suitors

Tatas may re-enter Air India cockpit 67 years after exit

Dec 14, 2020

Tata Group, the salt-to-software conglomerate, has filed the EoI through AirAsia India, where Tata Sons holds a substantial majority stake