03 Jul '11, 3am

Embattled Malaysia Airlines in US$8b fightback

KUALA LUMPUR: Under siege at both the budget and high end of the air travel market, Malaysia Airlines is fighting back with a multi-billion-dollar fleet renewal plan in an effort to secure its future. Analysts say that in recent years the company has been overshadowed by its aggressive upstart rival, Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia, while Singapore Airlines and others remain formidable competitors in the business sector. A few years ago Malaysia Airlines was on life support, forced to sell off its headquarters, slash unprofitable routes and fire thousands of staff to avoid bankruptcy. In 2005 it racked up losses of 1.3 billion ringgit ($386 million) over nine months, a dismal performance that forced the introduction of sweeping reforms which saw the airline swing into the black in 2007. Now the state-owned carrier is looking to build on the recovery with orders for six lo...

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