Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu must resolve sponsorship deal
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu must resolve sponsorship deal

Barcelona’s sponsorship deal with Qatar is one of the burning issues club president Josep Maria Bartomeu must tackle following his re-election on Saturday.

Virtual 'Gulf War' in air at IATA meet

 Aviation body IATA's annual meet got off to a stormy start here with Gulf carriers attacking their American counterparts over "protectionism" and the latter attempting to check their rivals' growth, saying they were doing so with unfair government backing.

Woman gets labour pain mid-air, flight makes emergency landing

A 36-year-old Filipino woman developed labour pain mid-air and the plane she was in made an emergency landing here on Thursday, airport authorities said.

Qatar Airways denies staff need permission to marry

The chief of Qatar Airways, Akbar al-Baker, has furiously denied claims that its flight attendants are sacked if they get married.

Man held over bomb threat as RAF escorts jet to UK airport

British police on Tuesday arrested a man suspected of making a hoax bomb threat that forced a Qatar Airways plane to make an emergency landing under military jet escort.

Saudi airline suspends operation to Peshawar

Saudi Arabia`s flag carrier has stopped flights to northwestern Peshawar city in Pakistan after this week`s attack on a plane that killed a passenger.

Top 20 airlines in the world

Emirates has succeeded in unseating Qatar Airways to be named the Airline of the Year at the World Airline Awards in Paris this week.

Top 20 airlines in the world

Emirates has succeeded in unseating Qatar Airways to be named the Airline of the Year at the World Airline Awards in Paris this week.

First test flight for Airbus A350 next-gen plane

Airbus`s next-generation A350 plane took off its first test flight on Friday, in a milestone for an airliner that the firm hopes will challenge Boeing`s 787 Dreamliner in the lucrative long-haul market.

Mid-air collision averted near Mumbai?

Two passenger aircraft came too close to each other mid-air near Mumbai on Wednesday, reports said.

Air disaster narrowly averted in China: Report

China`s civil aviation authority said in a statement it was investigating the incident.

Qatar Airways shipped Yemen parcel with explosives

Qatar Airways confirmed that it had shipped US-bound parcels which contained explosive materials.

Qatar Airways captain dies on Manila-Doha flight

The captain of a Qatar Airways flight from the Philippines to Qatar died as it was in the air.