Tag: doubt

Coronavirus: Budget airline AirAsia’s future in ‘significant doubt’

Image copyright Getty Images The future of Asia’s biggest budget airline, AirAsia, is in “significant doubt”, auditor Ernst & Young has said. Shares in the Malaysian-based airline fell by more than 10% on Wednesday after being halted earlier in the day. The airline’s founder and chief executive is tycoon Tony Fernandes, who also co-owns Queens Park Rangers (QPR) football club… Read more →

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Louis Vuitton casts doubt over $16bn Tiffany takeover

Image copyright Donaldson Collection Image caption The 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany’s film, starring Audrey Hepburn, made the store famous The world’s biggest luxury goods firm, LVMH, has cast doubt over its planned $16bn (£12.5bn) takeover of US-based jeweller Tiffany. LVMH agreed to acquire Tiffany last November, but coronavirus-induced turmoil on financial markets has overshadowed the deal. After days of… Read more →

Dark web scammers exploit Covid-19 fear and doubt

Image copyright Getty Images “They’re exploiting the fear, uncertainty and doubt people are experiencing during the pandemic, and using the anxiety and desperation to get people to buy things or click on things they wouldn’t have otherwise,” says Morgan Wright, a former senior adviser to the US Department of State anti-terrorism assistance programme. He’s talking about the scammers and criminals… Read more →