ANA boss complains about government support for JAL

ANA President and CEO Shinichiro Ito questioned whether public aid for bankrupt Japan Airlines distorts Japan’s competitive environment. Testifying before a government committee, Ito said JAL’s turnaround program is progressing “haphazardly,” according to a Nikkei report. JAL is receiving around Â¥900 billion (US$9.6 billion) in government support to ensure its survival as it navigates through […]


All Nippon Airways ANA bankrupt government support JAL Japan Airlines restructuring


ANA President and CEO Shinichiro Ito questioned whether public aid for bankrupt Japan Airlines distorts Japan’s competitive environment. Testifying before a government committee, Ito said JAL’s turnaround program is progressing “haphazardly,” according to a Nikkei report. JAL is receiving around Â¥900 billion (US$9.6 billion) in government support to ensure its survival as it navigates through a court-monitored bankruptcy restructuring.