Second round of layoffs at Malaysia's flagship budget airline AirAsia

REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Malaysia’s flagship budget airline AirAsia Group Bhd are looking at laying off hundreds of employees, as it attempts to survive the coronavirus pandemic, state news agency Bernama reported on Monday.

Both its Malaysian unit and long-haul arm, AirAsia X Bhd plan to cut some hundreds of staff, Bernama reported, citing a source who attended separate town hall sessions held by both units on Monday.

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