Singapore Airlines


  • Singapore Airlines ends direct New York flight     Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 5:39 PM ET

    The Asia Squawk Box team discusses the Singaporean airline's decision to terminate the longest flight in the world.

  • Six standout airline perks—when money is no object Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 8:55 AM ET

    JetBlue's upcoming premium seats pale in comparison to perks offered on other airlines, such as real beds, massages and in-flight showers.

  • Singapore Airlines Hit by Cutbacks in Premium Class Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 9:25 PM ET

    Singapore Airlines, caught between the rapid emergence of Gulf carriers and low cost Asian rivals, is attempting a big strategy overhaul to revive growth.

  • Singapore Airlines Lifts Stake in Virgin Australia Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 10:19 PM ET

    Singapore Airlines has increased its stake in Virgin Australia to 19.9 percent, boosting its influence at the carrier at a time of industry jostling.

  • Virgin Given Greenlight to Control Tiger Australia Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 8:51 PM ET

    Australia's competition regulator has granted Virgin Australia approval to take control of loss-making rival Tiger Australia in a move that will ramp up competition for Qantas Airways.

  • SIA Still Making 'Decent' Money: Pro     Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 8:40 PM ET

    Siva Govindasamy, Asia Managing Editor at Flight Global says that as headwinds cloud the premium air travel market, SIA is shifting some of its flights to regional carrier SilkAir.

  • Cashed-Up Singapore Airlines Plots Asia Expansion Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 12:46 AM ET

    Cash-rich Singapore Airlines will likely need acquisitions or more partnerships as it reshapes its strategy to tap into the fast growing Asian markets and to counter stiff competition from Middle Eastern carriers.

  • Delta Air Lines agreed to buy a 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic, creating a joint venture that would expand Delta's access to London's Heathrow Airport and increase competition in the lucrative transatlantic market.

  • Airlines' Jet Fuel Burden     Sunday, 30 Sep 2012 | 8:45 PM ET

    Timothy Ross, Head of Asia Pacific Transport Research, Credit Suisse says that soaring energy prices is a core issue and is the reason for his underweight call on the sector

  • Timothy Ross, Head of Asia Pacific Transport Research at Credit Suisse, says there is a lack of direction at Singapore Airlines, adding that the carrier needs to rejig its positioning as it loses market share to Middle East based airlines and low cost carriers.

  • As airlines continue to grapple with high fuel costs, falling freight rates and declining passenger yields, Timothy Ross, Head of Asia Pacific Transport Research, Credit Suisse warned that the earnings environment could be even worse than back in 2008.

  • Scoot Is 'Unapologetically' No-Frills: CEO     Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 11:40 PM ET

    Campbell Wilson, CEO, Scoot discusses what differentiates the airline from other low-cost competitors.

  • Plenty of Room for Growth: AirAsia X CEO     Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 12:31 AM ET

    Azran Osman-Rani, CEO, AirAsia X, says there is a huge demand for low-cost travel within the Asia-Pacific region. He talks of the country's launch of a service to Sydney.

  • Time to Upgrade Asian Airlines     Sunday, 23 Oct 2011 | 11:10 PM ET

    Mark Webb, regional aviation analyst, HSBC, says now is the best time to pick up beaten down premium Asia airlines stocks, such as Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines due to long-term growth strength.

  • Singapore Dollar -- The New Safe Haven?     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 10:40 PM ET

    Kara Ordway, FX Strategist at City Index thinks that investors should be long SGD vs USD right now.