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News: Dubai Airshow 2017: flydubai places $27 billion order with Boeing for 225 737 MAX planes

Boeing and flydubai have signed a landmark agreement today for 225 737 MAX airplanes with a list price value of $ 27 billion. The deal represents the largest-ever single-aisle jet order – by number of airplanes and total value – from a Middle East carrier. Signed at the 2017 Dubai Airshow in flydubai’s hometown, the agreement includes a commitment for ...

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JD.com Reports $19.1 Billion in Singles' Day Sales

BEIJING, China — JD.com , China’s e-commerce behemoth, said on Sunday that sales for Singles’ Day — and its run-up — reached 127.1 billion yuan ($ 19.1 billion), up 50 percent from a year ago. Sales included 11 days of transactions, JD said in a statement, unlike its rival Alibaba, which reported on Saturday that its one-day sales reached 168.3 ...

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Alibaba Singles' Day Racks Up $1 Billion in Sales in 2 Minutes

BEIJING, China — Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. kicked off its annual Singles’ Day shopping bonanza, logging $ 1 billion in gross merchandise volume within the first two minutes. Shoppers from at least 192 countries and regions swarmed the e-commerce giant to scoop up discounted lobster, iPhones and refrigerators. The Chinese company hosted a star-studded gala enlisting tennis star Maria Sharapova and ...

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News: CDB Aviation places $7.4 billion deal with Boeing

Boeing and CDB Aviation today finalised an order for 42 737 MAX 8s, ten 737 MAX 10s and eight 787-9 Dreamliners. The order puts the 737 MAX program over 4,000 orders total. Valued at $ 7.4 billion at current list prices, was announced as a memorandum of understanding at the 2017 Paris Air Show. The order includes a conversion of ...

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