Malaysia Airlines and Japan Airlines sign MoU to provide ‘comprehensive network’ between countries

    Malaysia Airlines and Japan Airlines signed (27-May-2019) an MoU to pursue a joint business agreement, opening the countries to incoming traffic from their respective markets and a collaboration for cargo operations and tourism development. Malaysia Airlines CEO Izham Ismail stated the partnership will provide “better efficiencies and a more comprehensive network”, adding it will play “a key role in further strengthening trade ties”. The carriers began a codeshare agreement in 2012.