Qantas shares surge as BA merger talks end
Asia Pacific selected airlines daily share price movements (% change): 18-Dec-08
A Qantas tie-up with Malaysia could be quite a valuable arrangement. MAS is probably the only carrier in Asia Qantas could deal with, given competition concerns. A Malaysian deal could also fit well with Jetstar's long-haul aspirations. Qantas remains open to airline mergers, but is reportedly not in any active talks.
European selected airlines daily share price movements (% change): 18-Dec-08