Sometimes, Chinese netizens pay more attention to a U.S. news story than Americans do. President Barack Obama’s Feb. 23 decision to allocate $51.5 million to eradicate an invasive species known as the Asian carp is a prime example.
Porter Airlines Inc.’s bid to more than double the reach of its network hinges on winning over governments in Toronto and Ottawa amid potentially fierce opposition from local residents in its hometown.
WestJet Airlines Ltd. will seek to operate Boeing Co. 737 Max aircraft from Toronto’s Billy Bishop airport if it gets takeoff and landing slots at the island airfield, Chief Executive Officer Gregg Saretsky said.
Porter Airlines Inc. will consider selling aircraft-backed debt to pay for CSeries planes from Bombardier Inc., a purchase that marks the carrier’s first foray into jet travel, said Chief Executive Officer Robert Deluce.