Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific anticipates further cash burn amid strict quarantine

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific expects further cash burn in 2022 as strict aircrew quarantine rules continue to hamper the airline’s operations. ...


Greater Bay Airlines eyes potential order of 30 jets

Cathay’s rival Greater Bay Airlines (GBA) eyes a potential order of 30 new aircraft from either Boeing or Airbus. ...


HK to ban transit passengers from high-risk nations as part of ‘Zero-Covid’ plan

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) is set to ban transit passengers from designated high-risk countries  ...


HK travel restrictions likely to dampen economic growth, analyst group warns

Financial market analyst Fitch Ratings has warned that Hong Kong travel restrictions are likely to dampen the nation’s economic growth.  ...


Singapore Airlines temporarily halts HK transits from San Francisco

Singapore Airlines temporarily suspends HK transits from San Francisco as Hong Kong bans entry from 8 countries until January 20, 2022  ...


Cathay Pacific dismisses two crew members over COVID-19 protocol breach

Cathay Pacific fires another two members of air crew after they breached COVID-19 protocols...


Swiss Air Lines temporarily suspends Hong Kong flights over quarantine rules

Swiss International Air Lines temporarily cuts Hong Kong flights from Zurich due to strict quarantine regulations for the crew.   ...


Cathay Pacific fires three cargo pilots over Frankfurt layover COVID-19 breach

Cathay Pacific fires three cargo pilots who contracted COVID-19 after an investigation shows they broke rules while on layover in Frankfurt  ...


Cathay Pacific eyes cargo to boost results, restrictions hurt passenger traffic

Cathay Pacific says strong cargo activity is helping its financial results, though passenger traffic remains at very low levels...


Hong Kong COVID-19 restrictions prompt FedEx, Cathay crew rethink

FedEx is closing its Hong Kong crew base due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, while Cathay is asking pilots to live abroad...