The European Union (EU) announced Thursday it will implement tougher rules to ensure fair competition and protect its airlines. European Commission VP-transport Siim Kallas said it would negotiate “new and more effective EU instruments to protect European interests against unfair practices.” He added, “Archaic ownership and control restrictions” must also go as part of an international effort to ensure airlines get easier access to new capital. According to ...

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