Qatar Airways’ outspoken CEO Akbar Al Baker criticized IATA for appearing to be “run for the few, by the few” and lacking full transparency. According to the Doha-based airline, there was “an unusual a level of tension during the normally carefully orchestrated morning sessions of the IATA AGM” in Singapore, with active debates on several issues, including the nomination of board members. The airline revealed that Emirates called for greater dialogue to ...

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