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SIA chief rules out offer for full control of Tiger Airways

Airline wants to focus on restoring financial health of associate

'Tiger has been ... doing all the right things in positioning itself for the future ... it has cut down on its overseas joint ventures which are not profitable.' - SIA's CEO Goh Choon Phong


SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA) might want to tame the Tiger, but it does not want the entire animal in the house. During a briefing on Friday, SIA's CEO Goh Choon Phong took pains to put to rest speculation about a complete takeover of the troubled Tiger Airways.

"At this point...

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