Air India Indian Merger

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

    Can the merger of AirIndia and Indian (Airlines) create a worldclass airline? That is the key issue Karan Thapar explored with Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel in an interview on Devils Advocate. Karan Thapar: Mr Patel, in a statement in Parliament on March 2, you said: It is our objective to...
  • AIIndian merger under scanner June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Competition Commission will scrutinise whether the Air IndiaIndian (Indian Airlines Ltd) combine would continue to enjoy monopoly over the lucrative MiddleEast 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...