African airlines register growing passenger traffic

By MICHAEL WAKABI African airlines continue to build capacity improving passenger and fleet numbers. According to details contained in the 2018 International Air Transport Association (IATA) report, African airlines carried 92 million passengers out of the global traffic of 4.4 billion passengers. The numbers, which exclude passengers ferried into the region by non-resident carriers, represent […]

Continue Reading

Hong Kong pro-democracy unrest fuels boycott calls in China

BEIJING: Companies are getting caught in the crossfire of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy unrest, with Chinese state-run media inciting boycott campaigns against firms seen to be backing the protesters. Hong Kong’s flagship airline, Cathay Pacific, has become one of the highest-profile targets, while a Taiwanese bubble tea franchise and a popular Japanese sports drink have also […]

Continue Reading