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Gulf Air’s first touchdown in Dubai World Central

Bahrain’s national carrier launches daily service to Al Maktoum International Airport.

December 9, 2013 12:31
 
New-Qatar

Dubai’s new airport gets Qatar Airways on board

Akbar Al Baker, CEO of the Doha-based airline, says that the location of both airports will offer travellers alternative options to reach their final destination when flying to Dubai.

October 28, 2013 2:15
 
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Gulf Air revenue up as passenger numbers rise

Bahrain's national carrier Gulf Air, struggling to recover from the effects of local political unrest, achieved a 6 percent rise in revenue in the six months through June on the back of an increase in passenger numbers.

August 29, 2012 10:05
 
BahrainAir

Qatar, Bahrain airlines eye Saudi skies

Airlines in the GCC are eager to obtain their licenses to operate within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

July 22, 2012 9:13
 
Bahrain Fund boss quit over lack of deals

Bahrain Fund boss quit over lack of deals

The head of Bahrain's sovereign wealth fund quit over differences of strategy with the board, disappointed by its lack of deal-making as it focuses on reviving loss-making domestic assets, sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

February 29, 2012 1:39
 
Bahrain’s Gulf Air to downsize, seeks state funds

Bahrain’s Gulf Air to downsize, seeks state funds

Discussing cash injection from government, state fund; CEO says will downsize fleet, cut networks; Airline will not sold or dissolved, says CEO

January 26, 2012 1:44
 
Gulf Air says Bahrain mulling turnaround options

Gulf Air says Bahrain mulling turnaround options

Gulf Air, Bahrain's loss-making national carrier, said on Wednesday that all options were being considered to make it profitable after a newspaper reported that the airline may be dissolved or sold.

January 25, 2012 2:22
 

Gulf Air lays off hundreds, sales drop on unrest

Says 200 employees were laid off, 100 appealing decision; Says bookings down 25 percent in 2011

May 30, 2011 3:27
 
Interview: Samer Majali, Gulf Air CEO

Interview: Samer Majali, Gulf Air CEO

The local airline boss on how the aviation sector is shaping up, the impact of the Qatar World Cup, and governments helping out airlines.

March 14, 2011 3:45
 

Bahrain to raise Gulf Air capital by $1 bln -paper

Report says funds will be added to 2010 budget.

October 19, 2010 11:20
 
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