Air India Indian Merger

  • Devil's Advocate: Praful Patel June 18, 2007

    Can the merger of Air-India and Indian (Airlines) create a world-class airline? That is the key issue Karan Thapar explored with Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel in an interview on Devil’s Advocate. Karan Thapar: Mr Patel, in a statement in Parliament on March 2, you said: “It is our objective to...
  • AI-Indian merger under scanner June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Competition Commission will scrutinise whether the Air India-Indian (Indian Airlines Ltd) combine would continue to enjoy monopoly over the lucrative Middle-East sector, even as the GoM have cleared the merger of the two airlines. When private players were allowed to start operations on the international routes, the Government did...