Articles tagged “Philippine Airlines”

Airline Weekly

Philippine Airlines to End New York, Toronto Flights Under Restructuring Plan

Bankrupt Philippine Airlines will end service to New York and Toronto as part of a rejigging of its route map under a restructuring plan it filed with a U.S. bankruptcy court on Thursday.

Philippine Airlines to End New York, Toronto Flights Under Restructuring Plan

Airline Weekly

Philippine Airlines Aims for Pre-Packaged 6-Month Bankruptcy Restructuring

Philippine Airlines Aims for Pre-Packaged 6-Month Bankruptcy Restructuring

Coronavirus

Philippine Airlines Enters Bankruptcy After Finances Crushed by Covid Crisis

Can we expect to see more carriers in Asia follow suit as the pandemic lingers across the region?

Philippine Airlines Enters Bankruptcy After Finances Crushed by Covid Crisis

Airlines

Death of Philippine Airlines Parent’s President Casts Doubt Over Succession

The sudden death of Lucio “Bong” Tan Jr., 54, raises new questions over the leadership of Philippine Airlines. Meanwhile, the Philippine aviation industry has also lost another tycoon: John Gokongwei Jr., who built up low-cost carrier Cebu Air. Gokongwei, 93, died on Saturday.

Death of Philippine Airlines Parent’s President Casts Doubt Over Succession

Tourism

Inside the 5 Families Who Hold a Tight Grip on Philippines Tourism

A handful of families in the Philippines controls 70 percent of the country's tourism industry, owning key travel infrastructure such as airlines, hotels, resorts, shopping malls, and tourist attractions. Is that tight control a formula for future success?

Inside the 5 Families Who Hold a Tight Grip on Philippines Tourism

Tourism

Lessons From a Destination’s Crisis Recovery in Asia

It's understandable that Sri Lanka wants arrivals to return to pre-Easter bombing levels soonest. The challenge is knowing what measures are needed, amid the sense of urgency that can cloud the mind.

Lessons From a Destination’s Crisis Recovery in Asia

Airlines

New Philippine Airlines President Will Battle Budget Carriers’ Agility

No doubt Philippine Airlines' call centers will be more cost-efficient and friendly, given its new president's extensive background on this. But it will take more than that to beat those agile low-cost carriers.

New Philippine Airlines President Will Battle Budget Carriers’ Agility

Airlines

Philippine Airlines Makes an About-Face on New Leadership

This is quite a communications blunder. A premature announcement of a leadership change last week had to be corrected after the PAL board met Monday. In short, the PAL chairman's daughter, Vivienne Tan, won't be leading the airline after all. Maybe someday.

Philippine Airlines Makes an About-Face on New Leadership

Airlines

Philippine Airlines Names Tycoon’s Daughter New Chief

No one should be surprised that Vivienne K. Tan has taken over the top post, but it could've been done more stylishly. Aside from the boardroom drama, PAL is interesting to watch as it undergoes an internal shake-up led by a new younger chief. And — at last — a female airline chief.

Philippine Airlines Names Tycoon’s Daughter New Chief

Airlines

Philippines Could See Japanese Tourism Boost From This All Nippon Airways Deal

A much improved PAL catches the eye of ANA, which aims to expand in Asia. The Philippine industry hopes it will greatly improve the slower growth in arrivals being seen from Japan.

Philippines Could See Japanese Tourism Boost  From This All Nippon Airways Deal