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Worries about an outbreak of bird flu in China hammer Asian airline stocks. In Hong Kong trading...

Worries about an outbreak of bird flu in China hammer Asian airline stocks. In Hong Kong trading and in New York, China Southern Airlines (ZNH -8.1%) and China Eastern Airlines (CEA -6.8%) are taking the hardest hits.
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  • idkmybffjill
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    Can someone tell me what bird flu and Asian airlines have in common? I'm not seeing the connection....birds getting into jet engines and crashing them? Or is it fear of people with the bird flu spreading it via flying around Asia via the airlines?
    5 Apr 2013, 10:10 AM Reply Like
  • Mike Maher
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    Fear of less travel due to the bird flu
    5 Apr 2013, 10:19 AM Reply Like
  • idkmybffjill
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    Ah got it.
    5 Apr 2013, 11:40 AM Reply Like
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