Asiana Airlines posted a second-quarter net loss of KRW85 .4 billion ($72.4 million), deepened from a net loss of KRW11.8 billion for the year-ago period. The airline said the results were due to “passenger business in the second quarter [being] much affected by Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), first confirmed in May. That caused a spike in the number of cancellations of trips by Chinese and Japanese tourists.” The MERS outbreak is estimated to have brought an 80% drop ...

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