Govt to further discuss with Khazanah to resolve Malaysia Airlines' problems

Published on 15 Dec 2020 2:21:17 PM

The government will discuss further with Khazanah Nasional Bhd to resolve the financial problems faced by Malaysia Aviation Group Bhd (MAGB) and its unit, Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB).

Deputy Finance Minister I Datuk Abd Rahim Bakri said this was to identify the group's direction, especially for strengthening its financial position, and the best strategic solution.

He was responding to Jelebu MP Datuk Jalaluddin Alias’ question on the extent that the country's airlines, especially Malaysia Airlines, could weather the economic crisis induced by COVID-19.