Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways announces $69 million revenue loss in 2018

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 - 11:51 GMT

Qatar Airways has suffered a $69 million loss this fiscal year, showing the challenges still facing Doha.

Qatar airport passenger traffic falls, cargo rises in first half

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 02:36 GMT

Qatar's Hamad International Airport recorded a sharp decline in passenger traffic in the first half of 2018 amid a protracted dispute with Arab states that severed ties with Doha.

Emirates may order 36-38 Airbus A380 jets: source

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 04:30 GMT

Dubai’s Emirates may place an order at the Dubai Airshow for 36-38 Airbus A380 superjumbo jets, worth some $16 billion at list prices.

Qatar buys 9.6% stake in Cathay Pacific

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 - 10:36 GMT

Qatar Airways has bought a stake in Cathay Pacific, it announced Monday, giving the Doha-based airline a toehold in the potentially lucrative Asian aviation market.

Qatar Airways’ new service to Kiev aims to compensate losses

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 - 09:55 GMT

Qatar Airways has reached an agreement to launch direct flights to the Ukrainian capital, Kiev, starting August 28.

Laporta reveals Qatar’s relations with Barcelona problems

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 - 07:41 GMT

Laporta is known among Barcelona fans as the mastermind of Barcelona’s revolution that led to the club’s dominance over European football.

Saudi Aviation denies opening airspace to Qatar Airlines

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 - 07:48 GMT

The General Authority of Civil Aviation of Saudi Arabia denied Wednesday claims that it allowed Qatari airlines to enter its airspace from the west as “untrue."

Investigation launched on Warraq violence incidents: PM

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 11:50 GMT

Minister Sherif Ismail said that a fact-checking committee has been formed to investigate the incident that happened in the Warraq district

Outrage over Qatar Airways head’s “sexist” comments

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 09:49 GMT

Qatar Airways has attracted a wave of censure from industry patrons, cabin crew workers and audiences after “sexist” remarks by its CEO.

Qatar refuses to admit consequences of boycott on tourist industry

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 09:31 GMT

Qatar is believed to be providing inaccurate data about its economic and political situation following the recent severance of diplomatic ties by Arab states.

Air force thwarts 'criminal elements' along western border

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 07:54 GMT

“The air forces thwarted an attempt by criminal elements to infiltrate the western border of the country,” according to a statement by the army spokesperson.

Qatar Airways complains about Arab-Qatari rift

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 - 02:37 GMT

Qatar Airways has called on the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to announce the illegality of the Arab and Gulf legal procedures against Qatar.

Qatari intelligence leaks reveal conspiracy against Egypt

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 - 12:51 GMT

Saudi news website, Ajel, leaked top classified documents of Qatari intelligence on Egypt and Qatar’s attempt to sabotage its economy, on Wednesday.

Qatari citizens refused entry, workers stopped at CAI

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 07:02 GMT

Cairo Airport Company stopped Qatari lines employee’s work and not allow them to enter the Airport.

Diplomatic crisis impacts Qatar’s sports industry

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 11:05 GMT

The latest developments in the ongoing Qatari diplomatic crisis are expected to affect the sports industry in Qatar.

Disastrous consequences of Arab boycott on Qatar Airways

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 - 08:32 GMT

Monday’s decision to suspend relations between Qatar and five Arab countries has negatively affected the state-owned air service Qatar Airways.

Egypt puts closing airspace to Qatari jets on effect

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 - 10:18 GMT

Egypt announced that last flight to Qatar left Cairo Airport earlier Tuesday, to put closing airspace to all Qatari jets decision on effect

UAE writer suggests closing GCC airspace to Qatari aircraft

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 - 11:33 GMT

Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani’s recent remarks prompted the major Arab powers to adopt urgent and strict measures towards Doha.