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Qatar Airways


Qatar: Officials behind women exams referred to prosecutors

October 30, 2020 4:28 pm

The physical examinations of passengers bound for Sydney and nine other unnamed destinations has triggered outrage in Australia, where the government denounced the searches as inappropriate and beyond circumstances in which the women could give free and informed consent.

Qatar Airways apologizes for forcibly examining female passengers at airport

October 28, 2020 11:04 am

Qatar offered no immediate explanation of how officials decided to perform invasive vaginal examinations on the women. Human rights activists describe such examinations conducted under duress as equivalent to sexual assault.

Qatar Airways sues, seeks $5 billion from boycotting countries

July 22, 2020 8:32 pm

The Doha-based carrier did not elaborate where it initiated international arbitration against Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, all of whom launched a boycott of Qatar in June 2017 that continues today.

Stung by virus, long-haul carrier Qatar Airways cuts jobs

May 06, 2020 4:21 pm

The global outlook for our industry looks grim and many airlines are closing or significantly reducing operations, Akbar Al Baker wrote in the memo, dated Sunday.

Have no interest in Air India, only IndiGo: Qatar Airways CEO

November 08, 2019 4:41 am

In the past, Baker has expressed interest in picking up stakes in an Indian carrier and setting up a domestic airline.

Have no interest in Air India, only IndiGo: Qatar Airways CEO

November 07, 2019 2:15 pm

Qatar Airways has no interest in buying a stake in Air India, its CEO said on Thursday

IndiGo signs one-way codeshare agreement with Qatar Airways

November 07, 2019 12:23 pm

The agreement will enable Qatar Airways to place its code on IndiGo flights between Doha and Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad, the companies said.

IndiGo, Qatar Airways to announce strategic deal

November 05, 2019 2:42 pm

IndiGo and Qatar Airways will make a strategic business announcement on Nov. 7, the two companies said in a statement on Tuesday

Will consider any partnership proposal from Indian carriers: Qatar Airways

May 17, 2019 10:58 am

The blockade on Qatar and withdrawal of 28 weekly flights between Doha and cities of New Delhi and Mumbai has increased the pressure on available seat capacity in Qatar-India routes, the airline said.

Qatar Airways to report second consecutive full year loss: CEO

March 06, 2019 7:12 pm

The state-owned airline has rapidly expanded to new destinations since it lost access to 18 Middle East cities in 2017 due to a diplomatic rift between Qatar and some other Arab states.