Royal Jordanian to launch Aqaba-Moscow service; Kenya Airways shares down 1.7%

Royal Jordanian (-0.6%) announced plans to launch Aqaba-Moscow Domodedovo service in Nov-2010.

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Middle East shares stayed relatively stable on Monday (18-Oct-2010) with Kuwait National Airways (-1.2%) down slightly while Jazeera and Air Arabia were unchanged.

South Africa’s FTSE/JSE Africa All Share Index rose for the first day in three, gaining 111.06, or 0.4%, to 30,177.05 by close in Johannesburg on Monday. Meanwhile, Comair shares remained stable while 1time (+1%) and Lonrho (+1.7%) shares gained slightly.

Selected African and Middle Eastern airlines share price movements (% change) 18-Oct-2010