British Airways and Qantas are exploring a potential merger "via a dual-listed company structure," both carriers confirmed yesterday in a brief statement responding to recent speculation. The oneworld partners warned that there is "no guarantee that any transaction will be forthcoming" and did not offer any timeline for a possible transaction. Revelation of the merger discussions coincided with the publication of a proposal by the Australian government to relax the rules of foreign ownership ...

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