The ‘Doha Declaration 2020’ – CAPA and Qatar Airways urge for greater industry collaboration to deliver a sustainable future framework

Most conferences see a lot of useful discussions, but not necessarily actions. CAPA – Centre for Aviation, a trusted source of market intelligence for the…..

‘It is time to move from liberalisation on paper to liberalisation in practice’ – highlights from day one at the CAPA Qatar Aviation Aeropolitical & Regulatory Summit in Doha

It is now 75 years since the aviation regulatory framework was established, and with the evolution of the industry many believe it is time for…..

Has Africa’s goal to grow got its biggest backing yet? Qatar Airways plans majority stake in Kigali’s under-construction Bugesera International airport

Africa holds a lot of promise for air travel. Qatar Airways certain believes so and has signed an agreement with Rwanda’s Government to acquire a…..

Is the Welsh Dragon starting to roar? Capital gains in Cardiff as traffic rises, with good prospects for the summer ahead

The latest decade could be described as a tough one for Cardiff airport, which serves the Welsh capital city. However, a look at its operational…..

Video of the week – In conversation with… Akbar Al Baker

Qatar Airways Group CEO HE Akbar Al Baker has never been afraid of speaking his mind and in recent years has replaced Ryanair boss Michael…..

Video of the week – Initialisation of new EU-Qatar traffic agreement opens the door to liberal regime

A new transport agreement between Europe and Qatar will “allow for the liberalisation of the fundamental mobility rights between Qatar and European Union (EU) markets”,…..

Qatar Airways reveals its new enhanced economy class cabin, but it is more evolution than revolution

Two years ago, Qatar Airways grabbed the attention when it unveiled its new QSuite ‘First in Business’ concept at ITB Berlin. This year it chose…..

Elevate, Accelerate and Ascent – new ‘Beyond Business by Qatar Airways’ tiers will deliver loyalty rewards to SMEs

Qatar Airways has launched ‘Beyond Business by Qatar Airways’, a corporate rewards programme in Europe and the Americas. Like its regular Privilege Club loyalty programme,…..

Oneworld’s expected Qatar Airways divorce will be eased by potential China Southern marriage

As Qatar Airways falls out of love with the oneworld alliance, the grouping is already set to find a new partner. For a long time…..