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China Eastern predicts net profit to rise 60%-70% in 1Q 
China Eastern Airlines predicts its 1Q net profit will increase 60%-70%, according to a filing released by the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Chang’an Airlines resumes independent operations 
Hainan Airlines’ subsidiary Chang’an Airlines has resumed independent operations instead of merging with Hainan Airlines, Xinhua Airlines and Shanxi Airlines.
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China Southern reports net profit more than doubled in 2015 
China Southern Airlines reported a net profit of CNY3.85 billion ($593 million) in 2015, more than doubled from a net income of CNY1.77 billion in 2014.
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China Eastern reports net profit up 33% in 2015 
China Eastern Airlines reported a net profit of CNY4.54 billion ($64 million) in 2015, up 33% compared to net income of CNY3.42 billion in 2014.
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Air China reports net profit up 77% in 2015 
Air China has reported a 2015 net profit of CNY6.77 billion ($955 million), up 77% compared to net income of CNY3.82 billion in 2014.
Hainan’s Lucky Air rebrands as low-cost carrier 
Hainan Airlines’ subsidiary Lucky Air has rebranded as a low-cost carrier (LCC) to further explore the potential in the Chinese low-cost market.
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Hainan Airlines reports net profit up 16% in 2015 
Hainan Airlines reported a 2015 net profit of CNY3 billion ($462 million) in 2015, up 16% from a net income of CNY2.59 billion in 2014.
China-Nepal JV Himalaya Airlines to launch inaugural flight in April 
Himalaya Airlines—a joint venture (JV) of China’s Tibet Airlines, Nepal’s Himalaya Aviation Investment Co. and Nepal’s Yeti Air International—is expected to launch its inaugural flight from Kathmandu to New Delhi in April.
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Juneyao Airlines to join alliance by year-end 
Shanghai-based carrier Juneyao Airlines will join a global alliance by year-end in an effort to facilitate rapid international expansion, according to chairman Wang Junjin.
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China Eastern to open a branch company in Guangzhou 
China Eastern Airlines will open a branch company in Guangzhou in May to enhance its position in the Pearl River Delta Region.
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China Eastern to introduce a strategic investor 
China Eastern Airlines plans to introduce a strategic investor by reducing its state-owned stakes to allow for more capital injection.
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China Eastern to boost international capacity by more than 20% 
China Eastern Airlines (CEA) is expected to boost international capacity by more than 20% this year.
Chinese online travel agency Qunar plans to launch low-cost carrier 
Qunar, a Chinese online travel agency (OTA), plans to launch a low-cost carrier (LCC) in Shenzhen in an effort to enhance its position in the travel supply chain.
Beijing moves forward on airliner engine production capability 
Beijing is moving ahead with plans to establish a capability to design and build engines to power Chinese-built airliners.
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New chairman appointed for China Southern Airlines 
The Chinese government has appointed former Transport of China vice minister Wang Changshun as China Southern Airlines’ new chairman.
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