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Published July 18, 2014
Malaysia Airlines shares tumble after plane downed in Ukraine
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Shares of Malaysian Airlines System Bhd (MAS) slid 15.6 per cent on Friday, hitting a three-week low, after a passenger plane operated by the airline was downed over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 298 people aboard. - PHOTO: REUTERS

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[KUALA LUMPUR] Shares of Malaysian Airlines System Bhd (MAS) slid 15.6 per cent on Friday, hitting a three-week low, after a passenger plane operated by the airline was downed over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 298 people aboard.

Shares of the national carrier were trading at 19 sen per share at 101 GMT, while the broader index was down 0.5 per cent. - Reuters