China Southern Airlines will report a nearly tenfold increase in full-year pre-tax profit under domestic accounting standards, to CNY3 billion ($411.9 million) in 2007 from CNY306 million the year before, GM Liu Shaoyong told the state Xinhua news agency. Revenue rose 13.6% to a record CNY50 billion on a 15.3% year-over-year increase in passenger numbers to 56.7 million. Liu mentioned last spring's share reform (ATWOnline, April 26, 2007), reduced training costs and its SkyTeam membership as ...

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