"Whereas oil leaves the country, revenue from tourism doesn't. Money spent here stays here and can be reinvested, so resources linked to tourism stay in Angola and help develop the economy."
Amélia Carlos Cazalma
Tourism Development Expert
"Small differences need to be eliminated, which is why we take these measurements"
Meteorologist at European Commission's Joint Research Centre
"The peace process will totally be undone. It is a nightmare"
Northern Irish resident
"I only fly at 20-30% of my capabilities."
"I feel very insecure of what's going to happen in the future. I want to know more so I can plan. Because at the moment, I cannot plan anything in my life."
"I do miss floating"
"We will ask investors for their part to make a return by creating local jobs"
Amadou Gon Coulibaly
Ivory Coast's Prime Minister
"I have much more to offer than my physical appearance, and a hijab protects me against ‘You’re too skinny,’ ‘You’re too thick,’ ‘Look at her hips,’ ‘Look at her thigh gap.’ I don’t have to worry about that."
News that the Ebola virus has spread within Europe – to a nurse in Spain – caused a further sell off of airline and travel company shares on
A British Airways Boeing 747 en route from London to Beijing has made an emergency landing in Siberia.
The pilots discovered a problem with the
A British Airways plane was forced to make an emergency landing after smoke was seen coming from one of its engines.
Amateur footage shows the
International Airlines Group – the parent company of British Airways and Iberia – has unveiled firm orders for 18 Airbus A350 long-haul jets for
British Airways’ parent company IAG has firmed up orders for 18 of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliners in a show of confidence in the aircraft.
The 18 planes
New Guinness World Records for the “highest concert” and the “highest Harlem Shake” have been set on board a British Airways flight.
British Airways is buying BMI from Lufthansa for just over 200-million euros, shutting out rival bidder Virgin Atlantic.
The deal still needs to be
Plane passengers who are terrified of flying can take a course to conquer their fear. What jangles some people’s mind and muscles is a primordial
British Airways cabin crews have agreed to call off a bitter dispute with the airline.
That ends a row that started a 18-months ago and cost
The International Airlines Group, formed by the merger of BA and Iberia, expects significant growth in operating profits as recovery across the
Shares have started trading of International Airlines Group – the new company combining British Airways and Iberia.
They were traded on stock
Shareholders of both British Airways and Spain’s Iberia have given their blessing for the two national carriers to merge.
The two brands will
British Airways says it expects to deliver further growth next year after posting a pretax profit of 181 million euros in the first half of this
British Airways, American Airlines and Spain’s Iberia have signed off on a long-awaited strategic and revenue sharing alliance to be launched in
British Airways and Iberia, who will have fully merged by the end of this year when they will become the International Airlines Group, are already
Passenger traffic at UK airports run by BAA fell by 1.7 percent in June year-on-year.
BAA, which is majority owned by Spain’s Ferrovial, on Monday
British Airways has reached a deal over its 4.4 billion euro pension plan black hole.
The agreement with the scheme’s trustees means it will not
British Airways has reassured passengers that its running more services than planned as cabin crew began their latest five-day strike on
Thousands of British Airways passengers have had flights cancelled or disrupted as the air carrier’s cabin crew launched a five-day strike.
Cabin crew at British Airways have begun a new strike amid an increasingly acrimonious war of words between unions and management.
The first day