[WASHINGTON] The Trump administration on Monday sent out the first payments meant to help save airline jobs as the industry is ravaged by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

[BRISBANE] Virgin Australia Holdings has been offered a A$200 million (S$181 million) lifeline from the Queensland government less than 24 hours after Australia's Deputy Prime Minister all but...

[JOHANNESBURG] South Africa's flag carrier was Tuesday denied more government funding for its state-led rescue plan, as resources are directed toward lessening the economic impact of Covid-19 on...

[WASHINGTON] US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and major US airlines on Tuesday reached an agreement on aid amid the coronavirus pandemic, in a bid to pay workers and avoid bankruptcies in an...

[WASHINGTON] Airlines receiving US$100 million or less in payroll assistance from the US government won't need to provide a financial stake in exchange, the Treasury Department said as it began...

[PARIS] Air France-KLM is in talks with banks to receive billions of euros in loans guaranteed by the French and Dutch governments, as the airline group braces for a sustained coronavirus shutdown...

[WASHINGTON] American Airlines will seek US$12 billion in government assistance to steer the carrier through the global aviation downturn sparked by the novel coronavirus pandemic, the...

[SINGAPORE] The supplementary budget to be presented in Parliament on Thursday afternoon, March 26, is to be called the Resilience Budget, and it will help to save jobs and support companies, said...

[NEW YORK] In Canada's Yukon, Paul McDonagh owns a hotel, tavern and lounge in Dawson City, the town at the heart of a late 19th century gold rush. With the coronavirus keeping tourists away and...

[WASHINGTON] Major US and European airlines said on Friday they had begun discussions with governments on obtaining financial assistance to weather a crippling travel slump brought on by the...

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