Air China reported a net profit of CNY5.17 billion ($772 million) in the third quarter, a better than fourfold increase over the CNY885 million earned in the year-ago period. The carrier credited the strong performance to "implementation of effective operating management, marketing and cost control initiatives," the global recovery and rapid economic growth in China. Operating revenue jumped 76.7% to CNY24.83 billion, while operating expenses climbed 44% to CNY 19.42 ...

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