Etihad

  • Former AI executive director's plea against Jet-Etihad deal dismissed 27-03-2014 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: The Competition Appellate Tribunal on Thursday dismissed the appeal challenging fair trade watchdog CCI's approval for the Rs 2,060 crore Jet-Etihad deal, saying the appellant does not have "locus standi" to file the plea. Former Air India Executive Director Jitendra Bhargava had filed the appeal questioning the decision...
  • SEBI issues notice to Etihad on Jet deal: Report 17-02-2014 10:50 AM

    Mumbai: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has issued a show-cause notice to Etihad Airways, asking whether the Abu Dhabi-based carrier violated takeover rules in acquiring a 24 per cent stake in Jet Airways, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said. SEBI issued the notice to...
  • SEBI issues notice to Etihad on Jet deal: Sources 16-02-2014 11:25 AM

    Mumbai: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has issued a show-cause notice to Etihad Airways, asking whether the Abu Dhabi-based carrier violated takeover rules in acquiring a 24 percent stake in Jet Airways, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said. SEBI issued the notice to Etihad...
  • Who will AirAsia India, Tata-SIA send packing from Indian skies? 20-01-2014 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: TATA-SIA, the new airline expected to be launched next year, will surely be a game changer and will have a strategic impact on the aviation industry. However, the shockwaves resulting from the two Tata joint ventures (with Singapore Airlines and AirAsia Bhd), will be felt only from 2015-16....
  • Manchester City still improving after reaching 100 goals: Pellegrini 19-01-2014 10:41 AM

    Rampant Manchester City steamed through the 100 barrier as goals continued to rain down at The Etihad Stadium in a 4-2 Premier League win over Cardiff City on Saturday. Edin Dzeko struck after 14 minutes to bring up the milestone and further goals from Jesus Navas, Yaya Toure and Sergio...
  • Etihad wins CCI nod for $325 mn Jet Air stake buy 12-11-2013 09:23 PM

    New Delhi: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved Etihad's $325 million deal to buy a 24 per cent stake in Jet Airways, the regulator said on its website on Tuesday. Jet said last month it expected to complete the transaction this quarter. It already has the cabinet's approval....
  • UAE's Etihad Airways to buy 5 Boeing 777-200 from Air India 09-10-2013 01:53 PM

    Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways will buy five Boeing 777-200 aircraft from Air India, the United Arab Emirates' carrier said in a statement on Wednesday. The two airlines signed a letter of intent this week and the long-range planes will be delivered from early 2014, subject to approvals. Etihad will use...
  • SC notices to Centre, others on plea against Jet-Etihad deal 08-10-2013 02:33 PM

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought response from the Centre on a petition filed by BJP leader Subramanian Swamy seeking a stay on the Jet-Etihad Airways deal. The apex court issued notices to the Centre, ministries and departments concerned, Jet Airways and UAE's Etihad Airways on the petition challenging the...
  • SC to hear PIL by Subramanian Swamy challenging Jet-Etihad deal 08-10-2013 09:27 AM

    The Supreme Court will hear a PIL by BJP leader Subramanian Swamy challenging the Jet-Etihad deal permitting UAE's national carrier to acquire 24 percent stake in the Indian airline and its approval by the government. A bench of Chief Justice P Sathasivam and Justice Ranjan Gogoi said that the matter...
  • SC to hear PIL against Jet-Etihad deal 04-10-2013 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a PIL of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy seeking quashing of the Centre's approval to Jet-Etihad Airways deal. A bench comprising Chief Justice P Sathasivam and Ranjan Gogoi said that it would hear the petition on October 8. Mentioning the matter,...
  • Union Cabinet clears Jet-Etihad stake sale deal 04-10-2013 08:45 AM

    Paving the way for the biggest ever foreign investment in India's aviation sector, the Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared Jet Airways' proposed sale of 24 per cent equity to Abu Dhabi-based Etihad, days after the Rs 2,058 crore deal got regulatory clearances. "Yes, it has been cleared," said Civil Aviation...
  • Cabinet nods to Jet-Etihad stake sale deal 03-10-2013 09:33 PM

    Paving the way for the biggest ever foreign investment in India's aviation sector, the Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared Jet Airways' proposed sale of 24 per cent equity to Abu Dhabi-based Etihad, days after the Rs 2,058 crore deal got regulatory clearances. "Yes, it has been cleared," said Civil Aviation...
  • Jet-Etihad deal to come up for clearance in Cabinet today 03-10-2013 02:08 PM

    New Delhi: The Jet-Etihad deal is likely to get clearance from the Cabinet Committee of Economic Affairs on Thursday. Etihad Airways is seeking regulatory approval for its planned Rs 2,058 crore stake in Jet Airways. As per the deal, Etihad will nominate three executives on Jet board. According to reports,...
  • Pellegrini's Guardiola jinx stands tall as Man City take on Bayern 01-10-2013 03:28 PM

    Manchester Manuel Pellegrini's record against Pep Guardiola is a sorry one but he gets another chance to finally put one over his tormentor when Manchester City host holders Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Wednesday. During his time in La Liga the Chilean was in the opposing dugout to...
  • Fergie factor figures in first Ferguson-free Manchester derby 20-09-2013 04:41 PM

    Manchester: The first Manchester derby of the post-Alex Ferguson era takes place with the former United manager's influence keenly felt after he timed his praise for striker Wayne Rooney to coincide with the build-up to Sunday's game. Ferguson was critical of the England striker's form last season and the Scot's...
  • Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways plans expansion push into India 19-09-2013 12:48 PM

    Etihad Airways is expanding operations in India with more flights and wide-bodied jets, building on its deal with Jet Airways(JET.NS) as it eyes growth in one of the fastest growing markets. The Abu Dhabi airline, which is buying a 24 percent stake in the Indian operator, announced a threefold increase...
  • Union Cabinet approves India-Abu Dhabi air services accord 04-09-2013 10:25 AM

    The India-Abu Dhabi bilateral air services agreement, which ran into controversy following the Jet-Etihad deal, was approved by the government on Tuesday enabling their airlines to fly 50,000 seats each week, up from the current level of 13,700. The agreement received post-facto approval of the Union Cabinet at a meeting...
  • Etihad sees clearance for Jet deal, extends deadline 01-09-2013 02:59 PM

    Dubai: Etihad Airways expects a $600 million investment in Jet Airways(JET.NS) to be cleared by Indian authorities imminently, as it further extended a deadline for regulatory approval that ended on August 31, the Abu Dhabi carrier said on Sunday. Etihad's plan to buy a 24 percent stake in Jet had...
  • How Etihad plans to change the way Jet Airways operates 19-08-2013 12:15 PM

    Etihad Airways's Australian CEO James Hogan doesn't have to think too hard about what to say. This week, he said: "Etihad will discuss ways to further integrate the two networks and help the airline achieve efficiency, build revenue and reduce costs." He wasn't talking about Jet Airways, his most high-profile...
  • Jet launches week-long sale of low-fare domestic tickets 04-08-2013 12:35 PM

    New Delhi: Taking on competition from no-frill carriers, Jet Airways on Saturday launched a week-long sale of seven lakh low-fare domestic air tickets to attract air travellers who could use them to fly from August 10 onwards. The one-way economy fares would be Rs 1,777, Rs 2,777 and Rs 3,777...
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  • News 360: IAS officers rally behind Durga, Oppn says sand mafia pressured Akhilesh govt 29-07-2013 09:28 PM

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday came under severe attack from the opposition, the IAS body and retired bureaucrats over suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, who had cracked down on the sand mafia in Greater Noida. ...
  • FIPB clears Jet Airways-Etihad Airways deal 29-07-2013 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) on Monday cleared the Jet Airways-Etihad Airways deal. Etihad Airways will acquire 24 per cent stake in Jet Airways, which will get Rs 2,058 crore via the sale. The reworked Jet-Etihad deal has reduced the number of Etihad directors on the new...
  • FIPB to discuss Rs 2,058 crore Jet-Etihad deal today 29-07-2013 12:10 PM

    New Delhi: The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) on Monday will discuss the contentious Rs 2,058 crore Jet-Etihad deal. The FIPB had earlier deferred approval to the deal on the basis of certain provisions in the previous shareholders' agreement and commercial cooperation agreement, which it said gave more powers to...
  • Wider consultation needed on Jet-Etihad deal: BJP to PM 21-07-2013 01:50 PM

    New Delhi: Raising concerns over the Rs 2,058 crore Jet-Etihad deal, a BJP MP has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for "wider inter-agency consultations" on the serious technical issue of 'control' in the proposed FDI deal. Nishikant Dubey, the MP from Jharkhand, has alleged that the proposed agreement between...
  • Manchester City consider increasing Etihad capacity to 60,000 12-07-2013 10:44 PM

    London: Manchester City's plans to increase the capacity of the Etihad Stadium from 47,500 to as much as 60,000 were revealed at a public exhibition on Friday with the Premier League club considering two options for expansion. One plan sees the capacity increased to 54,000, and the other to 60,000...
  • Jet likely to relocate its network, revenue management to Abu Dhabi: Sources 09-07-2013 08:42 AM

    Sources said the co-operative board of the company will have control with 19 foreign nationals nominated by Etihad. ...
  • 'Jet's plan to relocate ops after Etihad deal inconsistent with norms' 08-07-2013 10:05 PM

    New Delhi: The Jet-Etihad deal, which is under the scanner by various regulatory bodies, has hit turbulence once again. Fresh questions are being raised over Jet Airways' commercial pact with Etihad. Jet's plan to relocate operations and core functions to Abu Dhabi has raised eyebrows as the proposed plan is...
  • Civil Aviation Minister to send a note to Cabinet on Jet-Etihad deal 08-07-2013 05:50 PM

    New Delhi: Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh is all set to send a note to the Cabinet on the India-Abu Dhabi bilateral Jet-Etihad deal. The Prime Minister's Office had written a note to the Civil Aviation Minister in June to get the seat sharing deal approved by the Cabinet. Several...
  • Ajit Singh meets Sonia Gandhi amidst Jet-Etihad deal row 04-07-2013 12:39 PM

    New Delhi: Civil Aviation Ajit Singh on Thursday met Congress President Sonia Gandhi amidst concerns over the Jet-Etihad deal. Ajit Singh has been defending the deal while questions have been raised on it. Sources say Ajit Singh is upset over a PMO note issued earlier this week, which made it...