Qatar Executive mulls expansion this year May 23, 2019 0 951 12345 Tribune News NetworkDOHAQatar Executive, the private jet charter division of Qatar Airways Group, is planning to open new offices in Shanghai, Moscow and London this year.This was announced as Qatar Executive celebrated its 10 years of success at the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva. Qatar Executive’s expansion plan will enable it to offer its bespoke and personal service to business and leisure clients on a global scale, regardless of where they are located. Additionally, for the first time since its establishment in 2009, Qatar Executive has undergone an audit on two international standards in April 2019: IS-BAO (International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations) and Wyvern Wingman.“Qatar Airways first announced the formation of a corporate jet subsidiary Qatar Executive at the Paris Air Show in 2009, as part of the airline’s global growth strategy. Not only have we built a Qatar-based corporate jet operator, we are also now expanding our presence globally, bringing our state-of-the-art aircraft to every corner of the world,” Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar al Baker said. Executive Vice-President of Qatar Executive Ettore Rodaro said: “Qatar Executive has been experiencing 30 percent year-on-year growth in the Asia-Pacific market, and with the imminent opening of our new Shanghai office, we will enhance our services to our existing clientele and further expand our brand to new customers who would like to benefit from our premium services.”Qatar Executive currently operates a fleet of 16 state-of-the-art private jets, including five Gulfstream G650ERs, three Bombardier Challenger 605s, four Global 5000s and one Global XRS. In 2019, Qatar Executive is set to receive an additional five G500s, with one arriving in May and one G650ER being delivered in June. RELATED ARTICLES Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA May 23, 2019 0 1859 Oman’s Jokha Alharthi wins Man Booker International Prize May 23, 2019 0 843 ‘Culture is main component of human devpt’ May 23, 2019 0 1146 QNA hacking: 2 years on, Qatar enhances measures to tackle cyberattacks Tribune News Network Doha Ever since the hacking of Qatar News Agency (QNA) website two years ago, Qatar has taken strong measures to counter any such cyberattacks, thanks to its National Cybersecurity Strategy. The .. UAE bank told to submit all documents in currency manipulation case Rejecting the appeal of First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) against submitting documents to Qatar Financial Authority (QFC) in currency manipulation case, the Qatar International Court has asked the bank to submit all required ..