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New Malaysia Airlines CEO impresses with micromanaging ways

Mr Mueller's meticulous nature is seen as key asset for ailing carrier

MR MUELLER: The new chief of troubled Malaysia Airlines is aiming for a much-smaller network and fleet and a sharper focus on cost-cutting.


NEW CEO Christoph Mueller's plans for troubled Malaysia Airlines - including a new brand, a smaller fleet and one third less staff - are widely seen as a promising blueprint for a fresh start.

The 52-year-old German has successfully restructured Ireland's state-backed Aer