SIA still pursuing Chinese partnership

Singapore Airlines has announced that the company is still keen to pursue discussions with China Eastern concerning strategic investment.Although agreements between Singapore Airlines, Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited’s wholly-owned subsidiary Lentor Investments Pte Ltd, China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited and China Eastern Air Holding Company concerning a proposed strategic investment in China Eastern Airlines have expired, Singapore Airlines will still explore other means of developing the relationships.

Singapore Airlines continues to be optimistic about the prospects for China’s airline industry.