Articles tagged “tiger airways”

8 Asian Low-Cost Carriers Form Value Alliance Partnership

8 Asian Low-Cost Carriers Form Value Alliance Partnership

Chris Cooper, Bloomberg

This is the first time we've seen an alliance based on geography and price considerations, rather than creating a broad global network. But considering these airlines fly for much different reasons than national carriers, it's not a bad idea at all.

3 years ago

Singapore Airlines Beat Estimates But It’s Worried About the Future

Singapore Airlines Beat Estimates But It’s Worried About the Future

Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

Despite fuel costs, it's not all sunshine for airlines. For Singapore, it's hoping that it's multiple alliances and investments will help it overcome a weaker local currency and downturns in any one business line.

3 years ago

Virgin Australia Pays 88 Cents for Full Stake in Tiger Air’s Local Unit

Virgin Australia Pays 88 Cents for Full Stake in Tiger Air’s Local Unit

David Fickling, Bloomberg

The purchase signals that Tiger Airways' local unit is essentially worth nothing, which means business should only improve from here.

4 years ago

Singapore Air to Shutter Flagging Low-Cost Carrier Tiger Airways

Singapore Air to Shutter Flagging Low-Cost Carrier Tiger Airways

Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

Is this the year of the great low-cost carrier shakeout?

5 years ago

Singapore Air Installs Its Own Man as CEO of Troubled Tiger Air

Singapore Air Installs Its Own Man as CEO of Troubled Tiger Air

Anshuman Daga, Reuters

Amateur hour is over at Tiger.

5 years ago

China Airlines and Tiger Airways Are Launching a Budget Airline in Taiwan

David Fickling, Bloomberg

Airline competition in Asia is really heating up in the low cost carrier sector, and obviously some of these new entrants are not going to make it over the long term.

5 years ago

Virgin Australia is spending money: Carrier buys stake in Tiger and offers $102 million for Skywest

Associated Press

The activity by Australian airlines and partners in Asia and the Middle East speak to the region's growing importance to global flight patterns and tourism and business activity.

6 years ago

Discount airline fined for not letting customers unsubscribe from mailing lists

It took an AU$110,000 fine for Tiger Airways to learn the difference between persistently reaching out to customers and spam.

6 years ago