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Jet-Etihad deal: Govt has given me documents, Swamy tells SC

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy Wednesday told Supreme Court that the government has furnished him copies of letters concerning Jet-Etihad deal, allegedly written by Indian officials favouring grant of additional air traffic rights to the UAE airline.

Etihad announces incentives for students flying abroad

Eyeing the large Indian student community aspiring for admissions in universities across the US and UK, gulf airline Etihad on Tuesday announced a special programme which allows an additional baggage of 10 kg and other benefits, ahead of the academic session.

CVC may close complaints of irregularities in Jet-Etihad deal

The Civil Aviation Ministry has submitted replies to the CVC on a series of allegations raised by Nishikant Dubey against the deal and clarified all concerns raised by him, official sources said.

Concerns on Jet-Etihad deal were politically motivated: Ajit

With FIPB granting conditional clearance to the Rs 2,058 crore Jet-Etihad deal, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Monday said the concerns raised by MPs and others over it were "politically motivated".

FIPB nod to Jet-Etihad deal may face rough weather

FIPB clearance to Jet-Etihad deal is likely to face rough weather with a BJP MP saying he would raise the issue in Parliament and Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy threatening to move court.

Nod for Jet-Etihad deal positive for industry: Experts

The Indian government's investment promotion board's conditional nod to the proposed 24 percent stake-sale in Jet Airways to Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways is a positive step for the aviation industry, experts watching the sector opined Monday.

Jet shares soar over 4% on hopes of FIPB nod for Etihad deal

Shares of the company settled 4.22 percent higher at Rs 412.20 on the BSE. Intra-day, the stock gained 9.96 percent to Rs 434.90.

FIPB gives conditional approval to Jet-Etihad deal

Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) Monday cleared Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airlines buying 26 percent stake in Jet Airways for Rs 2,058 crore with some conditions.

Etihad agrees to cut number of directors on Jet board

As per the revised shareholding agreement, Etihad would have two directors on the board after the deal, as against the earlier proposal of four directors in the 10-member board, sources said.

Jet-Etihad deal: Agencies in consultation on 'control' issue

As Jet-Etihad deal continues to face regulatory hurdles, the government and market regulator SEBI Wednesday said consultations are underway between various agencies on whether the deal amounts to transfer of 'control' in the Indian carrier to foreign hands.

PM's directive on India-Abu Dhabi air services agreement

The Prime Minister had last month directed that the India-Abu Dhabi air services agreement (ASA) should not be operationalised till it was discussed in the Union Cabinet.

Jet plans to focus more on single-aisle planes

Though the airline did not specify reasons for this shift in strategy, it may be noted that single-aisle planes are more economical and are good for feeder/short-haul services.

Jet-Etihad pact a win-win deal, says Ajit Singh

Describing the over Rs 2,000 crore business proposal between Jet and Etihad airlines as a win-win deal, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Thursday said it will be beneficial for flyers.

Jet-Etihad deal will bring down air fares: Experts

According to Captain Gopinath, the founder of erstwhile Air Deccan, the increased competition will lead to low air fares, besides bringing about improvement in the passenger amenities.

Jet chief Goyal meets Ajit, 'briefs' him on Etihad deal

Singh and Goyal were closeted for about 45 minutes with sources saying that the Jet-Etihad deal was on the agenda.

Jet Airways down over 4%; sees Rs 197 cr erosion in m-cap

According to media reports, fresh hurdles have come up in the Jet-Etihad deal. There were also reports that the UAE-based carrier was seeking to revise a proposed deal with the Indian carrier.

Jet Airways extends losses on Etihad deal hurdles

Jet Airways shares extended losses in early trade on Friday following reports of obstacles that surround the Indian career with its proposed deal with Abu Dhabi based Etihad airlines.

Etihad may pick up 24% stake in Jet; deal announcement likely today

Government expects that the decision will help bring in more funds to the airlines that have been cold-shouldered by banks.

Jet Airways gains over 5% on bourses

Shares of Jet Airways India Thursday rose by over 5 percent on expectations of company's stake sale deal with Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways may close soon.

Etihad Airways officials to meet Anand Sharma on investment

Senior officials of Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways will meet India's Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma Thursday to discuss the possibility of buying stakes in Indian carriers.