Qatar Airways' chief executive officer said on Monday that the airline was now fully government owned after the country's sovereign fund bought a 50-percent stake from Qatar's former prime minister and other shareholders.
Baker Hughes, a leading oilfield services company, has suspended operations in Iraq and issued a force majeure notice to its customers.
The suspension of operations followed a protest incident by local residents recently at a subs
The head of Qatar Airways, usually one of the aircraft industry's fiercest critics, expressed confidence that Airbus and Boeing would resolve a series of high-profile glitches but warned against further production delays.
Qatar Airways is eyeing more investment in Europe and has identified an acquisition target, the Gulf carrier's chief executive said on Thursday, while declining to comment about Spanish airline Spanair.
There has been speculation Qatar
The head of Qatar Airways criticised Boeing and Canada's Bombardier over problems with plane developments on Thursday and threatened to shift extra business to European group Airbus.
Chief executive Akbar Al Baker said Boeing had '