Asia traded mixed on Friday after Trump's tweets about his meeting with China's Xi Jinping next week.
American Airlines has agreed to pay $200 million for a stake in the biggest of China's three major state-owned carriers.
Asia markets closed higher on Tuesday as investors shrugged off the disappointment from the Trump's failed health-care legislative reform push.
Today, Chinese airlines account for more than 60 percent of assigned flight routes between China and the United States, NYT reports.
China's markets, long considered insulated from global ructions by strict capital controls, took a hit this week from the U.S. rate hike.
CAPA's Peter Harbison says Chinese airlines are doing well but still need to work on their cost bases and the FX volatility impact on revenue.
Boarding a flight out of Hong Kong just got cheaper, after the city scrapped an old fuel surcharge on Monday.
Asian markets closed mixed on Monday, following a rally on Wall Street last week as investors stay on a Fed-watch.
Asian shares rebounded from the prior day's sell-off, as investors take heart from the rally on Wall Street.
Asian stocks endured a sell-off on Monday, with sentiment badly dented by Friday's brutal terrorist attacks in Paris.
Asian stocks were battered on Friday, amid sharp falls in commodity prices and growing expectations that the Fed will hike rates next month.
Asian stocks put up a mixed performance on Thursday, as increasing odds of a U.S. interest-rate rise in December sapped risk appetite.
China Southern Airlines chair Si Xianmin is being investigated for "serious discipline violations", the ruling Communist Party's graft watchdog said.
Asian stocks marched higher on Thursday after weak U.S. data overnight heightened expectations that the Fed will hold off raising interest rates.
Asian shares outside China slid deeper into the red on Tuesday, after trade figures added to concerns over China's economy.
Asian stocks were mostly lower amid choppy trade on Friday, as uncertainty over the outlook of U.S monetary policy sapped investor confidence.
Asian stocks traded mixed on Monday, as investors weighed the possibility of Beijing allowing the yuan to depreciate further and data which showed Japan's economy in contraction.
Asina equities mostly erased early gains to end in negative territory on Tuesday, after the People's Bank of China allowed its currency to depreciate.
China's equity markets stood out amid mixed trading in the region on Thursday, as investors bet on further economic stimulus from Beijing.
In Japan, a better-than-expected gross domestic product (GDP) helped its stock market to outperform the region on Wednesday.