AirAsia seeks more Asean building work

Tony Fernandes' airline is pushing Asean's constituent governments to construct airports specifically for low-cost airlines.

AirAsia seeks more Asean building work

If a company could ever symbolise the development of the Asean bloc as it prepares for economic integration in 2015, AirAsia might stake a large claim.

Tony Fernandes’ low-cost Malaysia-based airline not only connects much of the region but has also been instrumental in lobbying governments for better coordination between states.

Perhaps more importantly, AirAsia, Asean's biggest low-cost carrier, is on the frontline in a battle that has stymied the...

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