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Jun 04, 2018
Air India's failed stake sale: Government now has another shot at setting things right at the ailing national carrierThe government must ensure that Air India focuses on its core competency to turn around, and could plan for an IPO in three to four years.
May 23, 2018
Air India divestment: Govt unsure if it can sell the ailing carrier; civil aviation secretary RN Choubey's take a case of sour grapes?A non-airline company, with no experience in running an airline, can also place a bid for Air India. This shows all that is wrong with the divestment.
May 01, 2018
Air India disinvestment: Govt moves deadline to receive bids to 31 May as it struggles to find suitor for 'Maharaja'The government on Tuesday extended the deadline for submission of 'Expression of Interest' (EoI) bids under Air India's divestment process to 31 May, 2018
Apr 23, 2018
Air India disinvestment: Govt may allow holding company structure for carrier; won't permit merger with other brands initiallyGovernment has reportedly decided to allow holding company structure for debt-laden Air India and it believes that the move will attract suitors
Apr 17, 2018
Air India should be owned by an Indian player who can run it efficiently, says RSS chief Mohan BhagwatCautioning the government against "losing control and ownership of its skies", Bhagwat said Air India's operations have not been managed properly.
Apr 15, 2018
Air India employee unions take to social media to protest against disinvestment planWorried over possible job losses post disinvestment, as many as 11 Air India unions representing more than 10,000 employees have taken to Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Facebook to protest against the stake sale plan.
Mar 30, 2018
Air India privatisation: IndiGo sole domestic carrier eligible to table solo bid for ailing airlineHowever, IndiGo, the first to express an interest in acquiring national carrier Air India, will have to meet some conditions when it puts down a solo bid.
Mar 29, 2018
Govt bites the bullet on Air India, but high debt, other bid conditions could make disinvestment a bumpy rideKeeping over Rs 33,000 crore debt on the books of the two airlines on offer could be the biggest hurdle to this stake sale.
Jan 08, 2018
Air India privatisation: Parliamentary panel suggests plan review, says carrier should be given five years for revivalThe Parliamentary Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture concluded that the government should review its decision to privatise or disinvest Air India and explore the possibility of "an alternative to disinvestment of our national carrier which is our national pride"
Jun 28, 2017
Air India disinvestment: Beyond excitement, lies the uphill task of accessing assets, keeping it lucrative for buyersBeyond the in-principle approval, what the government of India needs the most is to conduct a hard-nosed assessment of Air India’s assets versus liabilities, and a workable proposal which makes the airline attractive to any prospective buyer