Singapore Airlines posts first quarterly profit since start of COVID-19

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Singapore Airlines Ltd posted on Thursday its first profitable quarter since December 2019, underpinned by a strong cargo market and an improvement in passenger numbers as the city-state eased some of its pandemic-led border restrictions.

Last September, Singapore started quarantine-free travel from select countries, a list that has expanded over time to include major markets such as the United States, Britain, and neighbouring Malaysia.

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