Tokyo stocks opened sharply lower Friday with investor sentiment hurt by Sony Corp.'s forecast of an annual operating loss as well as by a fall in U.S. shares overnight due to disappointing corporate earnings there. Yesterday the Aisan markets gained on the good lead from Wall Street. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index firmed 0.6% to 12657.99. The Shanghai Composite Index added 1%. South Korea's Kospi Composite rose 1.1% to 1116.23.
Kingfisher Airlines Ltd
Kingfisher Airlines Limited, formerly Deccan Aviation Limited, is an India-based company engaged in providing scheduled and unscheduled air passenger services, including helicopter charter services. The Company offers three classes of service: Kingfisher First (business class) Kingfisher Class (premium economy) and Kingfisher Red (low fare). Kingfisher First and Kingfisher Class are also available on its international routes. As of March 31, 2008, the Company carried approximately 17.5 million passengers, with a fleet to 41 aircrafts, a schedule of 255 flights daily, and a route network, covering 61 destinations. The Company's wholly owned subsidiaries include Northway Aviation limited and Vitae India Spirits Limited.