Deutsche Lufthansa AG (LHAG.DE)
21 Aug 2018
Tue, Jul 31 2018
* Shares jump 7 percent (Adds comment on ATC, weather disruption)
BERLIN, July 31 Lufthansa said it was more positive on ticket prices for the rest of the year after it reported slightly better than expected profit for the second quarter of the year.
BERLIN Lufthansa remains interested in a restructured Alitalia [CAITLA.UL] and its position has not changed after Italy said this week it wanted a majority stake in the airline under government control.
FRANKFURT Lufthansa plans to end an agreement to lease planes to Laudamotion, saying the Austrian holiday airline has failed to meet payments, leading to a dispute with its backer Ryanair.
* Lufthansa tries to terminate lease of 9 planes to Laudamotion
BERLIN/OSLO Lufthansa is in contact with Norwegian Air Shuttle, which is also the subject of bid interest from British Airways owner IAG, as the German airline looks to get involved in an expected wave of deals in the sector, its CEO told a newspaper.
* IAG has said it will not engage in bidding war (Adds Norwegian Air CEO comments, updates share price)
BERLIN, May 29 Lufthansa will not be investigated for market abuse over rising ticket prices following the collapse of local rival Air Berlin, the German cartel office said on Tuesday.
BRUSSELS, May 14 Pilots at Lufthansa subsidiary Brussels Airlines staged the first of two planned days of strikes over pay and conditions on Monday, grounding about 75 percent of the Belgian carrier's flights.
BERLIN, May 9 Frankfurt airport operator Fraport will add more security lanes to Germany's largest airport to reduce the long queuing times for passengers, which have drawn complaints from main customer Lufthansa and hit retail revenues.