Transport Minister Catherine King backs Qatar Airways rejection despite competition concerns

Adrian Rollins
Updated September 7 2023 - 3:48pm, first published 3:30pm

Federal Transport Minister Catherine King has rejected calls to overturn her decision to deny a bid by Qatar Airways for extra flights despite the government's admission reduced competition was driving up airfares and hurting customer service.

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Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins

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Adrian Rollins is economics correspondent for the Canberra Times

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