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Ryanair Will Bid to Operate 90 Planes Under Alitalia Brand

Ryanair Holdings (RYAAY) plans to bid to operate 90 planes under the Alitalia brand using existing staff as part of the Italian airline’s restructuring, Reuters reported, citing comments made by CEO Michael O’Leary at an event in London. The report said Ryanair has until Oct. 2 to make a binding bid for all or part of the Italian airline, which […]

Thai stocks hit 2-month closing high, lead Southeast Asia peers

The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index outperforms other Southeast Asian markets on Monday. (Bangkok Post file photo) Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Monday as energy stocks gained due to disruptions from Hurricane Harvey that battered the US Gulf Coast, with Thailand closing at a two-month high as easing political tensions boosted sentiment. US traders were seeking to […]

More commemorative cremation coins being minted

A man places an order for a commemorative cremation coin last Tuesday. (Bangkok Post file photo) Public demand has been so high the Treasury Department will mint an additional 490,000 commemorative coins to mark the cremation of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej this October. The largest portion will be 400,000 silver commemorative coins priced at 2,000 baht each, with 50,000 […]

Rohingya crisis: Pope to visit Myanmar, Bangladesh

Pope Francis attends a conference on families and adolescent education at Rome’s Basilica of St. John in Lateran, Italy June 19, 2017. (Reuters photo) ROME — Pope Francis plans to visit Myanmar and Bangladesh in late November and early December, two countries caught up in a crisis over the Rohingya Muslim minority. The Vatican, confirming an earlier Reuters report, said […]