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Abu Dhabi's Etihad to resume Qatar flights next month

Abu Dhabi's Etihad to resume Qatar flights next month

  • Flights between the UAE and Qatar, both major air transport hubs, had been suspended since mid-2017 when the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt.
  • Etihad, owned by the government of Abu Dhabi, said daily flights to the Qatari capital would resume from Feb. 15.
Published 20 Jan, 2021 08:44pm
Mnuchin says US Treasury cannot act on own to avert airline layoffs
Markets

Mnuchin says US Treasury cannot act on own to avert airline layoffs

  • Airlines have been pushing Congress for months to back a new $25 billion bailout and extend payroll assistance to prevent passenger airline layoffs for another six months.
  • "Unfortunately there is not," Mnuchin said. He added the funding from Congress approved in March "literally saved the entire industry."
Published 24 Sep, 2020 11:55pm
UAE's flydubai to resume flights from July 7
Business & Finance

UAE's flydubai to resume flights from July 7

  • State-owned flydubai would initially operate to 24 destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
  • The carrier plans to resume flights to 66 destinations over the summer, it said, adding that flights are dependent on countries opening their
Published 24 Jun, 2020 06:57pm