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AirAsia unveils #Sustainable Asean livery to celebrate Asean Day Lifestyle—13 Aug 19

Photo Caption: (Ninth from left) Director-General of the Department of Information and Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Thailand Ms. Busadee Santipitaks, AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes and Advisor to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

AirAsia launches venture capital fund in the US and strategic partnership with 500 Startups Events—06 Mar 19

Photo Caption: (Second from right) AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes, Christine Tsai, CEO and Co-Founder 500 Startups, AirAsia Deputy Group CEO (Technology and Digital) Aireen Omar flanked by cabin crew. AirAsia's digital venture arm, RedBeat Ventures,

AirAsia collaborates with Google Cloud to become a travel technology Lifestyle—11 Oct 18

AirAsia is working with Google Cloud to integrate machine learning and artificial intelligence (ML/AI) into every aspect of its business and culture as part of its transformation into a travel technology company. AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes said,

AirAsia Hits Half a Billion Guests! Sixteen Years of Blood, Sweat and Lifestyle—16 May 18

In just sixteen years, AirAsia has flown over 500 million guests to over 130 destinations, many of which are unique destinations that only AirAsia flies to. AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes said: "We started in 2001 with just 2 planes and 200 Allstars in

Reasons for the incident with the staff, crew, passengers who need special Lifestyle—08 Sep 16

I, as Chief Executive Officer of Thai AirAsia, and Mr. Tony Fernandes, Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia Group, express our deepest regrets and acknowledge our responsibility towards these past incidents, which were the result of poor communication

AIRASIA PLACES MAJOR ORDER FOR 100 A321neo Higher capacity and increased efficiency to meet ongoing Lifestyle—26 Jul 16

AirAsia has signed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of 100 A321neo aircraft. The contract was announced at the Farnborough Airshow today by AirAsia Group Chief Executive Officer Tony Fernandes and Airbus President and CEO Fabrice Bregier. The

AirAsia places major order for 100 A321neo General—13 Jul 16

AirAsia has signed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of 100 A321neo aircraft. The contract was announced at the Farnborough Airshow recently by AirAsia Group Chief Executive Officer Tony Fernandes and Airbus President and CEO Fabrice Bregier. The

Photo Release: KBank and airline executives discuss FinTech business Stcoks—03 May 16

Ms. Kattiya Indaravijaya, far right, President of KASIKORNBANK, welcomed Mr. Tony Fernandes, second right, CEO of AirAsia Group and Mr. Tassapon Bijleveld, second left, CEO of Thai AirAsia, who visited KBank's booth at the Startup Thailand 2016, held

Photo Release: AirAsia signs agreement to be launch customer for Mirus Aircraft Seating Slimline General—19 Apr 16

AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes (seated) trying out the Hawk slimline economy seats in the presence of Mirus Aircraft Seating Ltd's CEO Phill Hall (standing) after the official agreement signing ceremony at the Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) in Hamburg,

Photo Release: AirAsia launches Airbus Smarter Fleet Electronic Flight Folder Application brings Lifestyle—18 Jun 15

AirAsia has become the launch customer for the latest Airbus “Smarter Fleet” electronic Flight Folder (eFF), following the signature of an agreement at the Paris Air Show today. The signature was witnessed by Tony Fernandes, Group CEO of

AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes NAMED One of TIME MAGAZINE#S TIME 100 Most Influential People in Lifestyle—17 Apr 15

TIME Magazine named Tony Fernandes to the 2015 TIME 100, the magazine's annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. The list, now in its twelfth year, recognizes the activism, innovation and achievement of the world’s most

Tune Labs to benefit aspiring and experienced entrepreneurs General—16 Apr 15

Serial entrepreneurs Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, Datuk Kamarudin Meranun and Lim Kian Onn (collectively “the Founders”) have announced the launch of their latest venture, Tune Labs, a Kuala Lumpur-based start-up incubator and accelerator program

Tony Fernandes named Brand Builder of the Year at 2014 World Branding Lifestyle—03 Nov 14

Tony Fernandes named ‘Brand Builder of the Year’ at 2014 World Branding Awards! AirAsia Awarded Brand of the Year in Airline Category The 2014 World Branding Awards gave special recognition to Tony Fernandes,AirAsia Group CEO, naming him

Tony Fernandes named Airline Industry Leader of the Year at 4th annual Aviation 100 Lifestyle—28 Jan 14

AirAsia’s Group Chief Executive Officer, Tony Fernandes has been named ‘Airline Industry Leader of the Year’ for pushing the boundaries of the aviation industry at the 4th annual Aviation 100 Awards which was held in Dublin, Ireland

French government honours Tony Fernandes with Commander of the Legion dHonneur General—03 Dec 13

The French government has conferred Tony Fernandes, Group CEO of AirAsia with the Commander of the Legion d’Honneur award, signifying Fernandes’s outstanding contributions towards the economy of France through the aviation industry. Francois

AirAsia Announces Direct Flights from Bangkok to Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar Daily Flights to Commence in Lifestyle—06 Jun 13

Tony Fernandes, Group CEO of AirAsia and Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum on East Asia 2013 announces AirAsia's plans to launch daily flights between Bangkok and Nay Pyi Taw, the capital of Myanmar, beginning in October 2013. "We are absolutely

Branson Finally Graduates as AirAsia's Flight Attendant Honours bet with style on AirAsia X's Lifestyle—14 May 13

Caption: Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, Group CEO of AirAsia handing over the AirAsia Flight Attendant graduation certificate to Sir Richard Branson, Chairman & Founder Virgin Group. Looking on are Azran Osman-Rani, CEO of AirAsia X and Aireen Omar, CEO of

AirAsia Strikes Gold at the Second Annual MIRA Awards Ceremony Lifestyle—11 Jun 12

AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes and Investor Relations Manager Benyamin Ismail once again recognised as Malaysia’s Best CEO and IR Professional respectively AirAsia was once again honoured by the Malaysian Investor Relations Association Berhad

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Wednesday, July 13, 2011 General—13 Jul 11

SYDNEY--13 Jul--AsiaNet/ InfoQuest APPRENTICE ASIA... SINGAPORE: Aviation tycoon Tony Fernandes will host the Asian edition of the hit television series The Apprentice. QUARTERLY RESULTS... MYSORE, India: Q1 Revenues Grew by 23%

Tony Fernandes Received 2nd Asian Corporate Director Recognition Award General—21 Jun 11

Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Dr. Tony Fernandes CBE, CEO of the world’s best low cost airline AirAsia, was awarded the 2nd Asian Corporate Director Recognition Award by Corporate Governance Asia in a ceremony held in Hong Kong last night. The 2nd Asian

Tony Fernandes in’s ’10 Most Creative People on Twitter’ Lifestyle—14 Jun 11

Having recently been named as one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business for 2011 by New York-based business magazine Fast Company (June 2011 edition), AirAsia Group CEO, Tune Group Co-Founder and Team Lotus Principal Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Dr.

AirAsia wins 3 major awards for investor relations Lifestyle—27 May 11

Group CEO Tony Fernandes and investor relations manager Benyamin Ismail adjudgedMalaysia’s best investor relations professionals, is best investor relations website AirAsia grabbed three major awards for investor relations (IR) today,

AirAsia post strong performance despite high fuel price Lifestyle—26 May 11

AirAsia Berhad (“AirAsia” or “the Company”) recorded a growth in operating profit in 1Q11, in what Group CEO Tony Fernandes hailed as “excellent despite high fuel prices.” “What is particularly significant for

Tony Fernandes convinces Richard Branson to go clean shaven for GBP400,000 (or Lifestyle—19 Apr 11

AirAsia Group CEO and Team Lotus Principal subsequently passes on Branson’s sporting gesture to the highest bidder Have you wondered, what it would cost to shave the legs of a Knight of the British Empire? Well, if the Knight in question is Sir

Tony Fernandes awarded CBE by Queen Elizabeth II Lifestyle—07 Feb 11

Team Lotus Team Principal, AirAsia Group CEO and Malaysia's iconic entrepreneur, Tony Fernandes has been awarded a Commander of the Order of the British Empire honour by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The citation says the award was conferred "for

Tony Fernandes, AirAsia Group CEO Lifestyle—27 May 10

Dato’ Sri Dr. Tony Fernandes, Malaysian, aged 47, was appointed Group Chief Executive Officer of the company in December 2001. He is also a member of the Employee Share Option Committee of the Board. He was Financial Controller at Virgin

ดาโต๊ะโทนี่ เฟอร์นันเดส Tony Fernandes, AirAsia Group CEO ไลฟ์สไตล์—27 May 10

ดาโต๊ะโทนี่ เฟอร์นันเดส วัย 47 ปี เป็นชาวมาเลเซีย เข้าดำรงตำแหน่งประธานเจ้าหน้าที่บริหารกลุ่มสายการบินแอร์เอเชียในเดือนธันวาคม 2544 ปี 2530-2532 โทนี่ดำรงตำแหน่งเป็นผู้ควบคุมด้านการเงินที่บริษัทเวอร์จินคอมมูนิเคชันส์ กรุงลอนดอน ปี 2532-2535


The World’s Best Low-Cost Airline has given Bangkok its full support as the Thai capital revives its travel and tourism industry. AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes and Thai AirAsia CEO Tassapon Bijleveld told Thai and foreign media in a press

Tony Fernandes named Officier of the Legion d’ Honneur Recognized by French gov’t for Lifestyle—19 Apr 10

AirAsia Group CEO Dato’ Sri Dr. Tony Fernandes was today conferred the title of Officier of the Legion d’ Honneur by the government of France for his outstanding contributions to the aviation industry. Mr. Dominique Bussereau, Secretary of