Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways deal could help Cathay Pacific regain Europe traffic

Cathay Pacific is looking to tap into Qatar Airways' network of 31 European destinations. Hong Kong's top airline serves fewer than 10 cities in the key market. Photo: Nora Tam

Cathay Pacific Airways' new partnership with Doha-based Qatar Airways could help the Hong Kong airline reclaim some of the Europe-bound passenger traffic poached from it by Middle Eastern rivals such as Emirates.

Friday, 14 March, 2014, 12:03am

World in motion

Asking for directions in Doha, the gleaming capital of Qatar, is a hit or miss business. It's not that you need to speak Arabic - few passers-by would understand you, anyway. The problem is that nearly everyone you meet has been in town for only slightly longer than you have.

4 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

High-flyers get bonus

Qatar Airways has the world's first terminal dedicated exclusively to business and first-class passengers at its Doha International Airport hub in Qatar, where foreign carriers have just moved into a newly renovated international terminal of their own.

20 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Airline highlights Kenyan charms

With the Royal Wedding just around the corner, all eyes are on Kenya where Prince William proposed to Kate Middleton at a secluded wildlife reserve.

13 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Carrier needs pilots to help it cruise into growth mode

Middle East airline is expanding rapidly, especially in China, and needs people with experience

An airline that strives towards excellence and is one of the fastest-growing businesses in its field is on the lookout for qualified captains and first officers to join its team.

10 May 2008 - 12:00am

Qatar Airways spreads its wings with focus on Asia

Qatar Airways will fly to at least four new destinations in Asia this year as the Middle Eastern carrier looks to establish itself as one of the region's elite airlines.

28 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Air service to Istanbul launched

Asiana Airlines has started a non-stop, twice-weekly flight from Seoul to Istanbul.

The service, operated with a 230-seater Boeing 767 aircraft, is expected to increase passenger and cargo levels between the two destinations.

12 May 1997 - 12:00am