Leave it to Singapore Airlines CEO Chew Choon Seng to make perhaps what is the most astute observation about the pending takeover of Qantas by a private investment group led by Allco Equity Partners and Texas Pacific Group. Speaking to ATWOnline News Editor Brian Straus recently, Chew pointed out that if, as appears likely, the sale is completed, "the beneficiaries of protectionism are not going to be the traveling public nor the greater Australian interests but financial investors." Of ...

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